Current Sermon Series: Seasons: Death To Life

Isaiah 40:25-31, 1 Peter 2:11-20, John 16:16-22


Fourth Sunday of Easter


Current Sermon Series – Seasons: Death To Life

Here we will deal with issues of sin and death in the world that transition into life and victory through the resurrection of Christ.  Come join us for this important season.


Streaming To Your Home

Our services will be streamed for your convenience during this challenging time. Choose Facebook if you are a Facebook user, otherwise, watch on Many streaming devices such as Roku and Chromecast support Youtube Streaming allowing you to watch from your TV.

Communion – May 10th

Drive in communion will be offered on Sunday, May 10th from 11:00am-12:00pm (noon). Join us in the Lord’s Supper from the social distance of your car. We will be wearing our masks and using gloves to keep things sanitary.

Is Your Harvest Abundant?

Many are going through challenging times; your church is walking in faith continuing to send our support to missionaries and service organizations here and abroad as well as continuing to provide support to our staff. If you have been blessed and are not in need of the stimulus payment, won’t you prayerfully consider sharing a portion of it with a charity or ministry?

Prayer Requests

We have always believed in the power of prayer. If there is something weighing on your mind or want to submit a prayer, let us know through our prayer request form or e-mail

Unscripted Live Video

Join the Pastors Monday thru Thursday at 1:30pm for live video “Unscripted” on or Holy Cross Facebook page.


Announcements & Updates

Church Office

The Church Office will be reopened starting Monday, May 4th. Please follow CDC guidelines regarding facial covering and staying within the 6 ft of physical distancing.

2020 Graduates

We would like to congratulate you on your graduation from High School or College. We would like to publish a description of your plans after graduation. Please e-mail student name, graduating from which high school or college (degree earned), and future plans to Sue Moffitt at

Sharing Center

We will be collecting protein foods for the Sharing Center. Peanut Butter, canned tuna, tuna pouches, potted meats, small hams and they always need canned fruit. Please take items to the Sharing Center Food Pantry, Mon.-Fri. 9AM to noon at 600 N US Hwy 17-92 Longwood, FL 32750.


Operation Good Samaritan is The Sharing Center‘s effort to respond to the current community crisis by helping our neighbors in need. For the last 34 years, we have dedicated our work to provide food and financial assistance to those who need it most, when they need it most. Our community needs us now, more than ever. By shopping our Virtual Pantry Drive or making a gift, you are helping to refuel those who have already lost so much. Help others from the comfort of your home, safely in a fun and interactive way. Help us stretch your $1 donation into $30 worth of fresh produce, frozen proteins, essential resources, and compassionate support. Our life-changing services are urgently needed! Together we can alleviate the burdens the Coronavirus is having on our neighbors’ well-being,

Every gift up to $70,000 will be matched dollar for dollar!

Now Enrolling!

Holy Cross Lutheran Academy would like to thank our congregation for their continued support in our growth and continued Christian Education in our community.  If you or anyone you know is in need of Preschool through High School education we are now enrolling for the 2020-2021 school year.  Please call the school office at 407-936-3636 or visit our website at


Prayers of the Church   

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Jon August Williams as we celebrate his birth

Daniel Hench for his full-time employment


Prayers of Comfort

To the Family of Doris Gorden (Dave Gorden’s Mother)

To the Family of Elizabeth Kruckemyer


Prayers of Healing

Lee Kellerman continued healing from recent fall

Scott Larsen healing from heart related health issues

To All Who Are Infected By the coronavirus


General Prayer

Lorraine Chavez for guidance and direction on financial issues


Reopening  for wisdom and discernment in reopening activities in the State of Florida and for the rest of the country

Workers who are furloughed praying for God’s provision and a return to work soon

Healthcare Workers (Doctors, Nurses, Medical Assistants) God’s protection and strength as they treat patients infected with virus

Law Enforcement, Firefighters, EMT, Food Supply Workers & Many Others thankful for their continued service; prayers of guidance, wisdom, and strength as they work during this difficult time


We pray today for our nation and our world. We ask that God would be with all of our leaders and elected officials as we all deal with the coronavirus pandemic situation. We pray for healing over our land.


Prayers for Healing from Cancer

Barbara Bechtold

Laken Binkley

Robert Bowes

Dennis Breglia

Karen Brett

Texann Buck

Becky Burrell

Theresa Ciullo

Andrea Clark

Kyle Corbett

Leo Cybulski

Deb Fadool

Tosha Feldmann

Shirley Firestone

Carla Ford

Jim Foster

Michael Francis

Ron Frederickson

Jerry Gross

Dana Grimes

Bob Hamilton

Todd Haynes

Steve Homan

Joy Hostler

Marlin Houser

George Johnson

Alan Kimball

Al Laruffa

Rick Lembrick

Sally Lowd

Lori Luedtke

Charaline Luna

Jean Mactye

Luis Marin

Kathy Marwood

Judy McBride

Leslie Pilz

Irmgard Pommerening

Dave Riker

Martin Rodriguez

Pedro Santos

Karen Schlue

Debbie Shaffer

Gina Shaffer

Jonathan Smith

Tina Smith

Franca Sparacio

Martin Summ

Hector Vazquez

Michele Vitale

Linda Weiler

Michelle Wonderlich

Etta Woodruff

Charles Zahn


“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

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Executive Pastor CFLCN: Pastor Paul Hoyer (     Facebook: