• Pastors in Worship at District Pros Mtg 9.22.16
  • District Pros Mtg 9.22.16 at First UMC Gonzales
  • Rev. Matt Pennington of First UMC Gonzales sharing the Word at District Pros
  • DS Lopez and Rev. Bruhn leading songs at District Pros Mtg 9.22.16
  • District Celebration 2016 Bastrop, TX
  • Circle Band playing at District Celebration 2016
  • Bishop Joel Martinez speaking at District Celebration 2016
  • Victoria Cluster Conference at First UMC Victoria
  • Praying over the Ministry Candidates
  • Rev. Ben with Juna Amagara Ministries- Victoria Cluster 11.22.15
  • Gonzales Cluster Conference 11.15.15
  • Gonzales Cluster Conference 11.15.15
  • Seguin Cluster Conference - Ministry Candidates
  • Lay Speaking Training at Cathedral Oaks
  • Lay Speaking Training at Cathedral Oaks
  • Cluster Conference at First UMC in Yoakum 10.25.15
  • Cluster Conference at First UMC in Columbus 10.18.15
  • Cluster Meeting at First UMC in Bastrop
  • First Cluster Conference meeting at First UMC Bastrop
  • First UMC in Bastrop celebrating 180 years! September 20, 2015
  • Henson Chapel Benefit at Victoria FUMC
  • Henson Chapel Benefit at Victoria FUMC
  • Shift Event in Gonzales FUMC
  • Actively participating in the Shift Event
  • Thank you for all those who worked on lunch.
  • Delicious lunch at Shift Event
  • District Pros Meeting at Cathedral Oaks "I will give you every place where you set your foot" Joshua 1:3
  • Superintendent Lopez speaking at District Pros meeting 8.26.15
  • Leaders praying and worshipping together
  • Pastor Wilson Pruitt leading worship
  • Youth Assembly New Mexico 2015!
  • Youth Assembly Opening Worship!
  • Rio Texas Annual Conference
  • Picnic and Pastors!
  • Serving Communion at Youth Rally!
  • Worship!


Welcome to the Crossroads District!

Pastors worshipping in Spanish


Welcome to the Crossroads District!

The Crossroads district is made up of  75 United Methodist churches from Victoria to Manor, Seguin to Columbus, Bryan to Houston, and beyond. God is bringing us together as one district of the Rio Texas Conference of the United Methodist Church. We exist to support local churches and communities of faith make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation for the world! Pray for God to do a special work in us and in our communities.

paz y amor,


Rev. Dr. Robert Lopez

Superintendent Crossroads District 

Contact Information

Crossroads District UMC
5606 N Navarro St
Suite 200 C/D
Victoria, Texas 77904
Phone 361 573-4233


  • ERT Training (Emergency Response Team)


    Date: Saturday October 8th
    Time: 9:00 AM to 4:30 PM
    Details: At First UMC Victoria (407 N. Bridge)

    To register, go to RioTexas.org Ministries tab, click on Disaster Response and go to ERT training.
  • Cluster Conference forms available online!!

    Click on the Info tab to access Crossroads District Cluster Conference forms.

  • District Professionals Meeting

    Please mark your calendars for the next District Pros meeting on September 22nd at First UMC in Gonzales, TX.
    Lunch will be provided.

    First UMC
    426 St. Paul
    Gonzales, TX 78629

  • New Superintendent for the El Valle District

    "Interim Bishop of Record, Janice Riggle Huie, has announced the appointment of Rev. Dr. Robert Lopez as District Superintendent of El Valle District effective Sept. 1. Robert is currently the superintendent of the Crossroads District and will continue to serve in that capacity during the transition. Incoming Bishop Robert Schnase will name a new superintendent of the Crossroads District at a later date."

    To read the complete article, click on the link below.

    New El Valle District Superintendent


  • Clergy Spouse Retreat 2016

    Rio Texas Conference Clergy Spouse Retreat

    Save the Date!! October 21-23, 2016 at Mo-Ranch

    A weekend of affirmation, connection, refreshment and more!
    Click HERE for the flyer. Contact Brenda Lumpkin for more information.


  • Website Updates

    Be sure to periodically check Info Center and Photos tabs for updated forms, information on District Events and pictures/videos of what is going on in Crossroads District.

    United Methodist Men: There is a new tab specifically for you. Click on the UMM tab for dates and information on upcoming events.

  • Victoria First UMC Full-Time Music Director Position

    Victoria First UMC is seeking a full-time Music Director.
    Please click HERE for the Job Description and contact information.

  September 2016