Newsletter for May 7, 2017

Sue MoffittWeekly

Special Announcements

Voters’ Meeting May 21st: 3pm at Lake Mary

Agenda

Opening Prayer

Approval of Minutes from November Voters’ Meeting

Operations Report

Pastor’s Report

Old Business

Call Update

New Business

2017-2018 Board of Directors

2017-2018 Budget

Closing Prayer

Kids Church May Schedule

May 7thPreschoolers visit Kids Church; 4th/5th Graders worship with Middle School in the Youth Room

May 14thNO KIDS CHURCH – All K-5th Graders at the 9:30am Service

May 21stKids Church last Sunday for the School Year Celebration; Presentation of the Bible to upcoming 3rd graders at the 11:00am Service

May 28thCome help clean in preparation for VBS

L Team News

First Sunday of the Month Cook-out – TODAY

We will have the first Sunday of the month cook-out after the 11:00am service today in the Courtyard. Come fellowship and connect with your church family!

Second Tuesday Lunch Bunch – May 9th

Join the ladies on May 9th at Bagel King in Lake Mary at 11:30am for lunch. Call Phyllis Crocker (407-322-8101) to make reservations.

HCLM Ladies Happy Hour League – May 10th

The HCLM Ladies Happy Hour League is meeting one last time before summer begins. We will meet Wednesday the 10th of May from 5 – 7 pm at Buster’s Bistro (downtown Sanford). Let me know if you can make it to our last get together before summer break. I will need to reserve a spot so please RSVP to Lana Wallis –lbwallis@yahoo.com.

Crawfish and Shrimp Boil – May 13th

This is our 14th Annual Boil which we put on as a fundraiser for our high school summer mission trip to Weaverville, NC in July. Come on out and support a good cause while enjoying crawfish, shrimp and all the fixin’s, along with entertainment and a silent auction. Tickets are $25. If you are interested in sponsoring one of our students or would like to contribute toward the cost of the bus, please contact Daniel Robison (386-848-7101) or email me at daniel@hclm.org.

Dancing Divas – May 15th and 22nd

Join the ladies on Monday nights on May 15th and 22nd for the last two chances to learn new dance steps and fellowship each other before the summer. Meet in the Youth Room at 6:30pm. Contact Lisa Mangus for information at lmangus@thehcla.org.

General Announcements

Baby Bottle Campaign

Fill a bottle, save a life. The Sanford Crisis Pregnancy Center is a not for profit medical facility that has been offering its free services in the city of Sanford since 1998. Help them raise awareness by supporting the baby bottle campaign for the month of May. In the Narthex there are baby bottles, take a bottle home, fill it up with coins or cash or a check and return it (even empties) back to the church office by Monday, June 5th.

2017 Graduates

We would like to personally congratulate you on your graduation from High School or College. We would like to recognize your accomplishment at Holy Cross at the 9:30am service on Sunday, May 21st.  There will be a table in the narthex with a special gift for you. So make plans to attend Sunday Service and join your fellow graduates as we congratulate you on your achievement. As part of our celebration, we would like to add a quick description of your plans after graduation. Please send the information to the church office as well as if you will be in attendance by Monday, May 15th. You can e-mail Sue Moffitt with the information at smoffitt@hclm.org.

VBS 2017 80% Full

There are openings for Grades 2-5 available but filling up fast. There are also openings for PK/K/1st grade age groups. Register at hclm.org/VBS. The dates are June 5th-9th and June 12th-16th.

VBS Supplies Needed

VBS is coming soon and we need supplies. Look for the display in the Narthex for supplies needed.

HCLM Middle School Adventure Days!

New to Holy Cross, we will be having Middle School Adventure Days for rising 6th-rising 8th graders. Adventures include half days on Wednesdays after VBS and full days 2 other Wednesday over the summer. Visit thehcla.org/camps for more information. If you have any questions please email Lara Jackson at ljackson@hclm.org.

Summer Volunteers Needed!

With everything that is going on around Holy Cross Lake Mary this summer, volunteers are greatly needed. To volunteer for VBS or Middle School Adventure Days register at hclm.org/VBS.

Prayers of the Church   

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Reenee McGavock has recent checkup and no sign of cancer

Garrett Jurss as he celebrated his 29th birthday on May 4th

Prayers of Comfort

Sandi Russell

Prayers of Healing

Judy Kay George (Jacqueline Litton’s Mother) prayers for healing and comfort as she undergoes another round of chemo treatments in the upcoming weeks

Jose DelRosario (Mary DeBonville’s brother-in-law) He will have brain surgery this month and we are praying for a full and complete recovery with no complications; strength for his wife and 3 children

Anna Litton upcoming surgery on May 11th; prayers of healing

John Sandruni suffered a stroke; prayers for healing & full recovery

Christian Hays he’s been sick for two weeks; prayers for complete healing & restore him to health

Heather Petrie needs more surgery than doctor wants to do; prayers for discernment of treatment

Tal French (Oyler’s son-in-law) prayers for his continued healing and restoration to health from heart transplant; prayers for spiritual guidance

General Prayers

Jill & Dean Drake We bought a townhouse, now needs to sell our house

Prayers for Healing from Cancer

Wolfgang Ahl

Barbara Bechtold

Robert Bowes

Mark Brink

Jack Cadden

Cherrie Case

Ivan Cintron

Millie Diaz

Laura Doherty

Paige Elward

Jamie Fabozzi

Carlton Graves

Jonell Hagle

Stacey Homra

Hetty Lou Horn

Marlin Houser

Pastor Randall James

Megan Johnson

Carol Jusits

Ray Kerr

Kevin Kittelson

Mary LaPlante

Al Laruffa

Lori Luedtke

Heather Marvel

Janice Miller

Steven Montes

Desmond Niburg

Nicole O’Grady

Dan Olson

Audrey Pettit

Pamela Petty

Diane Plog

Claudia Quesada

Jessica Quintana

Marian Ritter

Marsha Rush

Jim Salley

Evelyn Samples

Bryton Saxon

Sunny Schilter

Bob Smith

Wendy Spring

Gary Starkweather

Debbie Stevenson

Phil Stichler

Cindy Taylor

Jim Thompson

William Ulm

Roger Webb

Rayna Wendell

Richard Wilton

Marg Winsauer


VICTORY: The Summer Sermon Series – The Book of Romans

Sunday Services at 8:00am, 9:30am and 11:00am in the Worship Center

Monday Service at 6:30pm in the Fellowship Hall

Pastor Matt Wallis (mwallis@hclm.org)

Pastor Chris Johnson (chrisj@hclm.org)