Current Sermon Series: Under the Sun
Ecclesiastes 12:1-13, Galatians 5:1, 13-25, Luke 9:51-62
Current Sermon Series
Our Current sermon series, Under the Sun. We will be taking a look at one of the most real and down to earth books of the Bible, Ecclesiastes. Written by Solomon it is full of wit and wisdom about this life we lead “under the sun.” It also helps us to understand how much life is better with the Son.
Announcements & Updates
Sunday Bible Study
Sunday Morning Bible Study will be taking a break for the rest of the month of June. They will come back on the first Sunday in July.
Pastor Matt’s Tuesday Bible Study
Tuesday night Bible class has started in the Community Center from 6:30pm-8:00pm. We are studying service, and how we deal with and help those in need both in our community and in the world. Based on the book, When Helping Hurts, this is a pastor led Bible study with both video and workbook components. As usual lots of good discussion as we look at these issues from a biblical and societal perspective. See you there!
Church Office Closed – July 4th and 5th
Crusader Preschool Camp Registration
Holy Cross Lake Mary Campus is holding the Crusader Preschool Camps for 3-6 years old Monday-Thursday from 9:00am-12:00noon. Cost is $85.00 per week. Week Two: July 8-11 “Art Camp”. Week Three: July 15-18 “Water Week” Register at thehcla.org/camps.
Middle School Summer Adventure Days Registration
Middle School Summer Adventure Days Registration is Open! Adventure awaits for our youth who will be in 6th-8th grade for the 2019-2020 school year. Our first trip will be out to the beach at Ponce Inlet on July 10th and our second trip will be to the Little Wekiva River for canoeing
on July 31st. Registration is required – hclm.org/youth
~Each day costs $25/youth
~Sandwich lunch on the trip and pizza dinner are included.
Looking for Alumni
Looking for graduates of St. John’s Jr. College in Winfield, Kansas. If you are interested in visiting with other alumni, please come to the Lutheran Haven Fellowship Hall on Saturday, August 3rd, at 11:00am. We’ll party with a potluck lunch. Please RSVP to either Bev Millies at 407-451-4255, firstname.lastname@example.org or Terry Steinke at email@example.com
Joy to the World – 2019-21 LCMS National Offering
When the Thessalonians heard Paul’s urging to rejoice, pray, and give thanks, they did so. This July, so will we, when elected delegates and visitors from around the world gather in Tampa for the 67th Regular Convention of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. And through that rejoicing, praying, and giving thanks, we will bear witness to God’s love in Christ. This special collection of monetary gifts sets the tone for our next triennium under the theme “Joy to the World”, preparing hearts for prayerful rejoicing, gratitude and bold action. In the Narthex, there are information packets for you to join in this special offering.
HCLA – Enrolling Now for 2019-2020
Do you want your child to love learning and to be prepared for what lies ahead? Would you like them to learn Christian values and principles at school? Holy Cross Lutheran Academy is enrolling for the 2019-2020 school year. Contact the school office at 407-936-3636 to schedule a tour and learn more about HCLA. They have programs for preschool through 12th grade.
Position Opening – Lower Campus
HCLA Lower Campus is looking for a part time kitchen staff. Send resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org.
HCLA Work Day – July 13th
Many hands make light work! We could use your help with landscaping, painting and general clean up at Holy Cross Lutheran Academy’s Upper Campus. Saturday, July 13th from 8:00am-1:00pm we are having a work day, join us if you can. HCLA Upper Campus 100 Aero Lane, Sanford. Contact the Upper Campus Office with any questions 407-936-3636 #3.
L Team News
Divine Dollies – July 2nd
Join the ladies on July 2nd at 4th Street Bar & Grill located at 132 N 4th Street Lake Mary, FL 32746 for lunch at 11:30am. To make reservations call Barb Hartpence (407-268-9789) or Geri Frick (847-770-3086).
Second Tuesday Lunch Bunch – July 9th
Join the ladies on July 9th at Chianti’s located at 685 Towne Center Blvd Sanford FL 32771 at 11:30am for lunch. Call to reserve your spot to Barbara Hartpence (407-268-9789) or Geri Frick (847-770-3086).
Coffee with Friends – July 11th
All ladies are welcome to come join us on July 11th for our monthly Coffee with Friends at the Panera Bread (Lake Mary) from 7:00pm to 8:00pm. Contact Sharon Shyrock at email@example.com.
Prayers of the Church
Prayers of Thanksgiving
We give you thanks for the blessings of freedom. Grant that we all may have grace to maintain our liberties in righteousness and peace.
Thank you so much to Holy Cross, VBS Campers and Families – “This generous gift of cereal goes a long way to supporting families especially in the summer.” Blessings to all. – Sharing Center Pantry
Prayers of Comfort
Prayers in Loving Memory
Irma Kellerman (Altar Flowers given by Lee Kellerman in loving memory of Irma Kellerman)
Irene Cembor (Joanne Hench’s Mother)
Don & Kaye Hench (Craig Hench’s Parents)
Prayers of Healing
Michelle LeBlanc (Sue Stark’s Sister) diagnosed with cancer, prayers of comfort during treatments
Jim Irwin complete recovery from surgery and return to good health
John Metz (Lisa Casey’s Uncle) battling cancer, admitted to hospice
Russ Denton continued healing from back surgery (spinal fusion) and no more pain
Charlie Gray (Grace Chewning’s Friend) continued healing from triple by-pass surgery
Arlene McCarty Clark (Grace Chewning’s Friend) breast cancer surgery, prayers for favorable results and speedy healing
Ross McCloud restoration of his health
Laura Grothe (Jan Harpe’s Sister) serious health issues
Hudson Curren (Phil Curren’s Grandson) 10 month-old in medically induced coma; prayers for healing and to find cause of seizures
The Staff of 3900 AH Altamonte prayers of comfort as they have lost two young nurses to tragedy; The Staff is in shock and grieving for the family with young children
We pray today for our nation and our world. We ask that God would be with all of our leaders and elected officials.
Prayers for Healing from Cancer
“Casting a light to help those who are lost find their way in Christ”
Sunday Services at 8:00am, 9:30am and 11:00am in the Worship Center
Monday Service at 6:30pm in the Community Center
Pastor Matt Wallis (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Pastor Chris Johnson (email@example.com)
Executive Pastor CFLCN: Pastor Paul Hoyer (firstname.lastname@example.org)