Special Announcements


LWML will be collecting for the Mite Box for missions. One of the many organizations that receive Mite monies is Bigger Wheels for Good Shepherd, Titusville, FL:  Bigger Wheels would use their grant to expand the Van Ministry for transporting children to and from Early Learning Center, Sunday School and Rebecca’s Garden of Hope Tutoring Ministry.

L Team News

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

Book Club – Summer Break

There will not be Book Club meeting in the months of June and July.

BUNCO – June 27th

Come fellowship and have FUN on Tuesday, June 27th 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.

Divine Dollies – July 4th

Join the ladies on July 4th at Bob Evans (Lake Mary) at 11:30am for lunch. Call Barbara Hartpence (407-268-9789) to make reservations.

Second Tuesday Lunch Bunch – July 11th

Join the ladies on July 11th at Chianti’s (Sanford) at 11:30am for lunch. Call Barbara Hartpence (407-268-9789) to make reservations.

LWML – Bible Study – June 27th

Please join us for Bible Study Tuesday night (June 27th at 6:30 pm) in the Fellowship Hall. We are continuing our study on Daniel, read Ch. 3 & 4 of Daniel and come with questions and/or research that is relevant. All are welcome! After the Bible study, we will have a short business meeting to discuss the upcoming retreat, etc. Hope to see you there. If you have any questions, contact Sharon Shyrock at ssshyrock@yahoo.com.

Last Thursday of the Month Dinner Group– June 29th

Join this group on Thursday, June 29th at Keller’s BBQ in Lake Mary. Call with your reservation to Joanne Hench (407-322-6004) by June 28th.

General Announcements

Seminole County Immediate Needs Program

The Seminole County Immediate Needs Program is designed to provide funds in the form of a grant to qualified applicants with necessary immediate repairs and/or alterations to protect the health, safety, and welfare of the household or to affect the immediate livability of the home. The five trades in which assistance can be provided are roofing, electrical, plumbing, HVAC (heating and cooling systems), and accessibility. Contact Melody Frederick, HUD Administrator, at 407-665-2394 or mfrederick@seminolecountyfl.gov.

Shepherd’s Hope – Back to School Physicals

Shepherd’s Hope, in partnership with Nemours Children’s Health System, is pleased to offer free Back to School Physicals for children up to 18 years of age, who are uninsured and have no other options. Appointments are required (407-876-6699 x243) and available on July 31, August 3 & 9 from 9am-noon, located at 600 N US 17-92 #124 Longwood, FL.

Christian Illusionist – June 30th

FAKING THE SUPERNATURAL TO POINT TO THE REAL SUPERNATURAL Thrivent 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. Tickets at www.hclm.org/magic.

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 blue receptacle in the Fellowship Hall.

Summer Drama Camp

Holy Cross & HCLA are working with Summer Drama Camp this summer. Register at www.summerdramacamp.org.

Middle School River Adventure Day This Wednesday the 28th!!!

Open to all kids going into 6th through 8th grade. An all day adventure for only $30. The day includes canoeing, fire building, outdoor cooking for lunch, nature walks, river swimming, and dinner and devotional back at church. Drop off is 8am-9:30am and pick up is at 6pm. A Middle School adventure will happen rain or shine. To register go to thehcla.org/camps or email Lara at ljackson@hclm.org for more information.

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy – Job Opening

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy is looking for an energetic, friendly, service-oriented individual to help grow our school ministry.  This part-time and/or full-time position will include administrative work as well as community outreach at events. Position requires flexible schedule to include evening and weekend events in addition to hours during the school day.  Please submit resume to Betty Hoyer at bhoyer@thehcla.org.

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy–Lake Mary Preschool

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy – Lake Mary Preschool has an opening for a qualified preschool lead teacher.  Position starts in August.  Contact Lisa Mangus at 407-936-3636 ext. 2.

Sports Fest by Seminole Leagues

Come learn Multiple Sports from Professionals, D1 College Athletes and Elite High School Stars at this FREE EVENT for kids ages 5-15 on Saturday, July 15th. The event is limited to the first 100 athletes, RSVP by emailing mmartin@theHCLA.org.


Prayers of the Church   

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Bob Hoy as he celebrates his birthday on June 27th

Mina & William Kimball as we celebrate their Baptism at the 6:30pm service

Emily Evantash as we celebrated her Baptism on June 19th

Sherry Fox for successful surgery and prayers for continued healing


Prayers of Comfort

Pastor Gary Javens (Cathy Hoenig’s Uncle)

Prayers of Healing

Debra Berg prayers of continued healing from cancer surgery & strength to go through radiation therapy

Elsie Allen (106 yrs-old aunt of Harry Meeker) lives on her own home but her health has not been good lately & getting worse; prayers of God’s provision and care

Jessie Howe (Karen von Lersner’s cousin’s 21-yr-old daughter) she had a brain tumor removed last month. Prayers that her writing & drawing skills will return & for a benign outcome from the tumor pathology

Jennifer Flinchum treatment for cancer has not worked; it’s getting worse and in a lot pain; prayers of healing

General Prayers

We pray today for our nation and our world. We ask that God would be with all of our leaders and elected officials; we pray that He would bring peace to the world, an end to violence and especially watch over Christians that are facing persecution.

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

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

Lori Rockey

Marsha Rush

Jim Salley

Evelyn Samples

Bryton Saxon

Sunny Schilter

Karen Schlue

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)