Special Announcements

LWML Brunch

Come hungry to the LWML Brunch on October 9th between services. Your donations will start off two years of mite gatherings to fund the LWML worldwide projects. Help be the hands and feet of Christ in the world.

We Need Candy (Individually wrapped… LOTS)

Join us for Lake Mary’s biggest and best Trunk ‘R Treat, Oct 29th at 5pm, right here in the Holy Cross Parking Lot! Back by popular demand the maze. We will have hot dogs and an ice cream truck and  LOTS OF CANDY!  Also needed empty gallon water jugs for the maze. So whether you are a little kid or a kid at heart, there is something for everyone. Kids can visit dozens of trunks in costume and safely collect candy.  To register your trunk or volunteer, go to trunkrtreat.org.

L-Team Announcements

If you would like more information about any of the L-Teams go to hclm.org/teams

First Sunday of the Month Cookout Today

The grills are fired up and hamburgers/hot dogs will be ready after the 11:00 service. Our grill masters need help with the preparation of this event. Please contact Helen Burns 407-302-4316 if you are able to help.

Men’s Breakfast with Pastor Chris

Start the week off right with a positive devotional focused on fatherhood along with a good breakfast! We will be out by 7:30AM so everybody can get to work. Meet on Monday, Oct 3rd, 6:30AM at Brooklyn Water Bagel.

Pastor Poker

Starts this Monday, Oct 3rd, at Pastor Paul’s house, 7PM. The game is Texas Hold Em, $5 buy in and winner picks non-profit organization to which they will donate the money.

Royal Tea Room

Love this place, the food is great. The family that owns it are so funny, they are from London too so every thing is real English style. Which makes it even better. Our Divine Dollies will be sipping tea on Oct 4th, 11:30AM, at Royal Tea Room. To make reservations please call Patti Sanderhoff at 407-687-8631.

Surf Club

Get out your surfboards and join Pastor Matt on Sat., Oct 8th, 9AM at Frank Rendon Park, Daytona. Bring the whole family and come surfing or just hang out on the beach! Questions? Contact Pastor Matt and mwallis@hclm.org.


Do you love the outdoors? Want to meet new people? We will meet at JB’s Fish Camp in New Smyrna on Oct 8th. Contact Phil Current 419-631-1011 for more information.

And to Make it More Fun

The surfers and the kayakers will meet up at JB’s Fish Camp for lunch!

High School Girls L-Team

The goal is to create a community where high school girls can dive deeper in Scripture, experience real community and build authentic relationships in a more intimate small group outside of the Sunday morning experience. They will meet on Thursdays 6-8PM at various homes. For more information call Kailey Wilson 407-375-9731.

Walk the Walk

Walk  3/4 mile or 2+ miles in beautiful, shaded Lake Beresford in DeLand. The walk starts at 8:30AM on Saturday morning. Children on bikes/scooters or in strollers are welcome.

General Announcements

Set the Thanksgiving Table

Chicken broth and gravy packets are the items we are collecting this week to fill the Thanksgiving baskets.  Also, each family receives a Publix gift card valued at $15 to purchase a Turkey or Ham, your monetary donations will help us purchase these gift cards. No time to shop? Your $40 donation will pay for 1 family’s Thanksgiving dinner.

Guest Worship Leaders

Today we welcome Kevin Bueltman to lead worship and Oct 9th Chris Kutcher will be here. Come listen to these powerful Christian worship leaders.

Family Serve

Grab your paint brush, put on some old clothes and join Pastor Paul at Hopper Academy on Oct 15th, 8:30AM-2PM. Lunch will be provided. The historic school is located at 1101 Pine Ave, Sanford, 32771.


Pick up a bookmark in the narthex. These bookmarks were made for the congregation by the Academy Preschool children.

Are You Ready for Some Football?

Holy Cross runs Seminole Leagues, a sports ministry providing kids a safe and fun place to play sports.  We are now registering PreK4 through 5th grade for Flag Football.  Practices start the week of October 17th and are just one afternoon a week.  Games are on Saturday mornings and everything is at the Holy Cross Upper School Campus at 100 Aero Lane in Sanford.  Join us for our third season of Upward Flag Football for just $100.  Register today at www.SeminoleLeagues.com

The Hapsburg Connection at St. Luke’s

UCF Symphony presents Hadyn, Beethoven and Wagner on Oct 8th, 7PM. Open dress rehearsal on Oct 7th at 6PM. St. Luke’s is located at 2021 W State Rd 426, Oviedo.

Gift Planning

A Donor Advised Fund is an excellent way to pass on your stewardship values to your children.   Together, your family determines the amounts and timing of gifts to ministry.  Curious? Call Robin Paris, our Gift Planning Counselor at 407-333-0797, Ext. 1103 to explore this possibility.

Prayers of the Church

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Tom & Gretchen Stein provided the altar flowers in honor of their wedding anniversary on Oct 5th
Ethan Crowley as we celebrate his baptism at the 11:00 service

Prayers for Healing

Jamie Fabozzi (Debbie Reuhle’s friend) has inoperable cancer in both lungs; prayers for healing
Jim Wood (Mistee Grunklee’s brother) prayers for successful surgery and full recovery
Scott Shyrock (Mark Shyrock’s brother) recently diagnosed with cancer; prayers for healing
Cassandra White still struggling with the side effects of medications, has been in and out of the hospital; prayers that the doctors can reevaluate her medications so that she can make a full recovery
Keith Lovell (Gayle Curtis’ nephew) tumor found on his adrenal gland, possible cancer, further testing to be done; prayers for favorable test results and complete healing
Tim Mannino (Gayle Curtis’ nephew) having hip replacement surgery on Sept 28th; prayers for successful surgery and full recovery
Janette Faneite having a catheterization procedure; prayers for favorable results and full recovery
Kristen Morales recently diagnosed with diabetes; prayers for treatment to be successful and a return to good health
Gayle Lee (Dusty Netterstrom’s daughter) diagnosed with early colon cancer, surgery was successful; prayers for healing and favorable lab results

General Prayers

Prayers for the protection of the Charlotte Police Dept., especially Brent Harrison (father of Brenden, Craig & Joanne Hench’s grandson). Prayers for the resolution of the protests
Damianus Aditya prayers that he would come to know Christ and that God give Josephine strength during this difficult time

Prayers for Healing from Cancer

Wolfgang Ahl
Barbara Bechtold
Robert Bowes
Jack Cadden
Cherrie Case
Ivan Cintron
Jane Deed
Millie Diaz
Laura Doherty
Paige Elward
Carlton Graves
Jonell Hagle
Stacey Homra
Pastor Randall James
Megan Johnson
Carol Jusits
Ray Kerr
Mary LaPlante
Al Laruffa
Lori Luedtke
Heather Marvel
Reenee McGavock
Janice Miller
Fred Misener
Steven Montes
Desmond Niburg
Sam 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
Tom Stein
Debbie Stevenson
Phil Stichler
Kristen Sydney
Shawn Taggart
Cindy Taylor
Jim Thompson
William Ulm
Patrick Walsh
Rayna Wendell
Richard Wilton