Newsletter for May 21, 2017

Sue MoffittWeekly

Special Announcements

Voters’ Meeting TODAY – 3:00pm

Lake Mary Worship Center

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

 

Church Office Closed – May 29th

Church office will be closed on May 29th in observance of Memorial Day.

NO MONDAY NIGHT SERVICE – May 29th

Kids Church Month of May Schedule

May 21stKids Church last Sunday for the School Year Celebration; Presentation of the Bible to upcoming 3rd graders at the 9:30am Service

May 28thCome help clean in preparation for VBS

Holy Cross 101 – June 8th

Pastor Matt is offering a onetime, new member class on Thursday, June 8th from 6-9PM. It will be a meet & greet with other new people, a Q & A with Pastor Matt and an introductions to our beliefs.  A light dinner will be provided.  If you plan on attending, please contact Pastor Matt at mwallis@hclm.org.

Healing Service – June 17th

Here at Holy Cross, we believe that Jesus is alive and well among us through his Holy Spirit, and that a part of his continuing ministry is healing the sick and afflicted. We believe in a supernatural God who still does supernatural things every day. That’s why we’re having a healing service on Saturday, June 17th at 5pm in the sanctuary. We’re coming together as a congregation to expect and pray for the healing power of Jesus to be present among us. Come join us!

L Team News

Book Club – May 22nd

Join the Book Club on Monday, May 22nd for a lively discussion of “The Imperial Wife” by Irina Reyn led by Janis Plescia.

BUNCO – Date Change from May 23rd to May 30th

Due to Preschool Graduation, come fellowship and have FUN on Tuesday, May 30th at 11:30am with brown bag lunch, games start at noon in the Fellowship Hall. Prizes awarded for most BUNCO, most wins, most losses, and whatever with bagged white elephant items provided by the players.

Ladies Bible Study – May 23rd

Ladies Bible Study (LWML) will be meeting in the Fellowship Hall on Tuesday, May 23rd. Bible Study on the book of Daniel will start at 6:30pm and business meeting afterwards for those who wish to participate. Any questions contact Sharon Shyrock at ssshyrock@yahoo.com.

Ladies’ Summertime Book Study

Are you looking to be encouraged by other Godly women this summer? Join us as we study through the Apostle Paul’s call to women in Titus 2 through the book “Feminine Appeal” by Carolyn Mahoney.  This study is open to women of all ages (high schoolers to grandmas!). The group will meet (almost) every Tuesday this summer at 10:00am starting May 23 at the home of Nicole Robison. If you have young children, bring them! We will set them up with some supervised activities and snacks during our discussion. If interested, contact Nicole Robison at 386-848-0577 or email nicolecrobison@gmail.com.

Last Thursday of the Month Dinner Group– May 25th

Join this group on Thursday, May 25th at Toojay’s in Lake Mary. Call with your reservation to Joanne Hench (407-322-6004) by May 24th.

General Announcements

Nursery Volunteers Needed at 9:30am

Volunteers are needed for the nursery on Sunday mornings at 9:30am. If you want to help out once a month, I would love your help. Call, text or email Nicole Robison at 386-848-0577 or Nicolecrobison@gmail.com.

Graduation Sunday – TODAY

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! Well done!!

Confirmation Sunday – TODAY

Congratulations to the Class of 2017! Continue your Journey in Faith!!

VBS 2017

Register at hclm.org/VBS. The dates are June 5th-9th and June 12th-16th.

VBS Snacks Needed

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

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy – Lower Campus 

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy is currently interviewing for Kindergarten, First Grade and a potential Second and Fourth Grade teaching position for this upcoming school year. If you have your Florida Teaching Certificate and would love to share the love of Jesus on a daily basis with our wonderful students, please call or email Rob Sinninger for more details- 407-936-3636 or rsinninger@thehcla.org.

Thank You for Supporting Seminole Leagues

This year we had 331 registrations in our Community Youth Sports League, “Seminole Leagues”, our biggest year to date.  We celebrate God’s gifts through sports with PreK4 through 5th grade kids and their families all year long at our Aero Lane Campus gym and fields.  We have big plans for 2017-2018 that include starting with Basketball in the Fall.  With two Basketball Seasons, Flag Football, Soccer and Cheer, we will be adding a Volleyball season for 3rd-8th grade beginning in November.  We are revamping our website, our fields and are looking for additional volunteers to help lead, coach, mentor, and referee.  If you have a passion for Kids and Sports, contact Matt Martin at mmartin@theHCLA.org.

High School Girls Volleyball Coach

HCLA is looking for a High School Girls Volleyball Coach for next Fall.  We are joining the Sunshine Christian League. For more information, contact Matt Martin at mmartin@theHCLA.org.

Prayers of the Church   

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Abigail McCreight as we celebrate her Baptism at the 9:30 service
For the high school and college graduates as we celebrate their accomplishments
For the young men and women as they are Confirmed in their faith

Prayers of Healing

Kevin Van Gennip hospitalized with intestinal infection and obstruction; prayers of healing & comfort

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

General Prayers

Jacob Shyrock safe travel to & from Denmark for three weeks

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)