Newsletter for June 4, 2017

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Special Announcements

 

Please Return All Baby Bottles from Campaign – June 5th

 

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

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!

Divine Dollies – June 6th

Join the ladies on June 6th at Toojay’s (Lake Mary) at 11:30am for lunch. Call Phyllis Crocker (407-322-8101) to make reservations.

Ladies’ Summertime Book Study – June 6th

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.  Contact Nicole Robison at 386-848-0577 or email nicolecrobison@gmail.com.

Second Tuesday Lunch Bunch – June 13th

Join the ladies on June 13th at Carrabba’s (4675 St. Johns Parkway Sanford, FL 32771) at 11:30am for lunch. Call to make reservations to Anna Litton (407-322-9375).

World Vision Knits for Kids

Thank you for the beautiful hand-made items mailed from your group! We are in urgent need of knitted caps for school aged children. Visit their website knitforkids.org to see variety of new patterns.

General Announcements

Christian Illusionist – June 30th

FAKING THE SUPERNATURAL TO POINT TO THE REAL SUPERNATURAL Thrivent Financial and Holy Cross have partnered to bring you this exciting event on June 30th 6:30pm held at Holy Cross Lake Mary. Tickets are $7.00 Adults and $3.50 Students under 18. –John Michael Hinton’s unique style of close-up magic for the stage uses everyday objects to accomplish impossible feats. Using a live video feed, every audience member is transported onto the stage just inches away from the mystery. Driven by a passion to encourage people to embrace joy and find purpose, he uses the power of illusion, storytelling and humor in a mix that you won’t soon forget. Tickets available at www.hclm.org/magic.

Collecting Items – Sharing Center

In June, we will be collecting cereals of various sized boxes.

VBS Snacks Needed

VBS is here and we are still in need of snacks. Look for the display in the Narthex for snacks needed.

Metals for Missions

We are collecting donations of aluminum cans and assorted other metals to fund our youth mission trip to N. Carolina and other various Holy Cross missions. Please place metals in the lil’ red pickup truck on Sundays or blue receptacle in the Fellowship Hall. Contact: Warren Jennison.

Middle School Adventure Days

Holy Cross will be having Middle School Adventure Days for rising 6th thru rising 8th graders. Adventures include half days on Wednesdays, June 7th (Water Day) and June 14th (Wacky Sports) and full days Wednesdays, June 28th (River Day) and July 12th (Beach Day). Dinner provided all days and lunch provided on full days. Register at thehcla.org/camps.

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy – Preschool Sanford 

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy is currently looking for a VPK Teacher and part time assistants. Contact Elaine Gonzalez at egonzalez@thehcla.org.

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.

Seminole Leagues

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

Leah Messier as we celebrate her Baptism at the 9:30 service

Elizabeth & Andrew Sutherland  as we celebrate their membership at the 9:30 service

Linsey Vo as we celebrate her Confirmation at the 9:30 service

Don & Barb Rueh as they celebrated their 55th wedding anniversary on June 3rd

Prayers of Remembrance

June Schreiber “In loving memory of my wife, June, on her birthday”–Erv

Prayers of Healing

Ivette Batista (friend of Jill VanDamme) in coma at hospital following complications from heart surgery

Sylvia Jones small spots in lungs; prayers for favorable results on additional tests to be run

Karen Sweet has some medical issues; prayers for proper diagnosis & treatment, a return to good health & a long life of health & happiness

John Garza had triple bypass surgery on May 22; prayers for a successful surgery & return to good health

Jessie Howe (21 years old daughter of Karen von Lersner’s cousin) just had a brain tumor removed. We are praying for a benign biopsy result and strength for Jessie as she tries to regain her speech and mobility on the right side.

Amanda Porter complications with pregnancy; prayers of favorable results

Mr. D.  battling stage 4 cancer in the hospital

General Prayers

Nadyne VanDamme safe travel to Florida for two 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)