Daylight Saving Time Ends –

Set Clocks Back One Hour

Special Announcements

Voters’ Meeting November 5th – 3:00pm

Lake Mary Worship Center


Opening prayer

Presentation of the Minutes from May Voters’ Meeting

Financial update

Plant and Build update

SELC Nominations

Vote to formally call Pastor Adam Barcott

Department updates

Closing Prayer


A Man Named MARTIN

Learn more about Martin Luther with this 3-part series from Lutheran Hour Ministries. The study continues on Sunday mornings at 9:30am in the Fellowship Hall.

First Sunday of the Month Cook-out – December 3rd

We will NOT have cookout on November 5th but the next first Sunday of the month cook-out will be held on December 3rd in the Courtyard.

Kids Church Extended at 11:00 Service

Join Lisa Mangus – Director of Christian Ministry, after the praise & music upstairs in the Community Room for a Kids Service at 11:00am. Children will sit with their parents for music and prayer.  Lisa will take them upstairs to the Community Room for the duration of the service.

Join us in “The Story” – November 7th

We are embarking on a journey of reading through God’s Word in the Book “The Story” together.  “The Story” is a version of the NIV Bible arranged so that it can read straight through as a chronological narrative.  It starts November 7th and will be held every Tuesday from 6:30pm to 8:00pm. By doing this we will be affirming the importance of God’s Word and growing in faith and knowledge together.

Veterans Day Service – November 8th

All former and current military personnel are invited to attend a special chapel service on Wednesday, November 8th at 9:30am.  Please come to Holy Cross Lutheran Church Worship Center to recognize your service to our country.  The children will do the Pledge of Allegiance and sing God Bless America.  We invite you to stay and have a snack with us after the service.  Please RSVP to Lisa Mangus @


L Team News

Real Men Go Bowling – November 8th

Calling all men (High School and older)! Real Men of Jesus are going bowling Wednesday, November 8th at 6:30pm at Sanford Lanes. Email for information or any questions.

Divine Dollies – November 7th

Join the ladies on November 7th at Appleton’s Cafe in Lake Mary for lunch at 11:30am. Call Pati May (407-221-2028) to make reservations.

Second Tuesday Lunch Bunch – November 14th

Join the ladies on November 14th at Colonial Room located 105 East 1st St Sanford, FL 32771 at 11:30am for lunch. Call Joanne Hench to make reservations at 407-322-6004.

Book Club – November 27th

Join the Book Club on Monday, November 27th at 7:00pm for discussion of “Life from Scratch” by Sasha Martin led by Kathy Sinninger.

BUNCO – November 28th

Come fellowship and have FUN on Tuesday, November 28th at 11:30am with brown bag lunch, games start at noon in the Fellowship Hall. Prizes awarded with bagged white elephant items provided by the players.

Nifty Knitters

We have been knitting since March. This is a small group of eight ladies who have sent 22 blankets, hats, and scarves to Knit For Kids which is a program of World Vision. These items are given to children worldwide and will warm the body of a child in great need.  Thank you, Knitters for your generous gifts in this effort to help children.


General Announcements    

Prayer Team Meeting – November 5th

Come share meal, prayer, and devotion at 12:30pm in the Fellowship Hall. Bring a side dish or dessert to pass. Visit to see list of prayer teams.

200 Thanksgiving Baskets for Sharing Center

Our goal this year is to provide Thanksgiving dinners to 200 families. To achieve this goal we need help from everyone in the congregation, pick up the orange Thanksgiving Basket list. 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.

Hopper Academy Work Day – November 11th

We have a work day at Historic Hopper Academy located 1101 Pine Street Sanford on November 11th starting at 8:30am. We are planting over 200 plants and working on landscaping. Contact Pastor Hoyer or Pastor Wallis

Do You Enjoy Reading to Children?

We need volunteer readers for the Academy Lower Campus Library either Tuesday or Thursday mornings from 9:30am-12:30pm.  For more information, email Chris Jennison at

Redeemer’s Fall Festival – November 11th

Lutheran Church of the Redeemer (2525 S. Oak Ave Sanford) have their 4th Annual Fall Festival on Saturday, November 11th from11am-3pm.

St. Luke’s Concert Series – November 18th

UCF Symphony Orchestra Reformation 500 Concert on Saturday, November 18th 7:00pm at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church (2021 SR 426 Oviedo, FL 32765).


Prayers of the Church   

Prayers of Thanksgiving

Our Veterans watch over our veterans in recognition of their loyal service to the United States. Bless them with love, heal their wounds, grant them comfort and peace.

A Special Thanks to our pastors and all the others who made our Octoberfest such a success. We all had a great time! The food was a reminder of some that many of us remember that we had when we were much younger and the comradery strengthened our bond with each other. How thankful we are that we could celebrate and give thanks for our Lutheran heritage!

Craig Hench as he celebrates his birthday on November 6th

Zander Kutcher as he celebrates his birthday on November 5th


Prayers of Healing

Margorie Curren heart issues and fell this past week; prayers for healing and strength

Winnie Luzzi asthma and bronchitis; prayers of healing

Dawn (friend of Jill Van Damme) she was involved in a car crash caused by a drunk driver on Friday; she had minor injuries.; prayers for a full recovery

Kathy Ratchford (Vicki Casas’ Mom) pray for successful procedure and protect her as she faces cancer treatments once they figure out stage

Wilfredo Rosado Santos prayers for healing and restoration of health


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

Barbara Bechtold

Debra Berg

Robert Bowes

Jack Cadden

Cherrie Case

Ivan Cintron

Lucy Clark

Diane Culpepper

Millie Diaz

Paige Elward

Jamie Fabozzi

Roger Hart Jr

Michael Horn

Marlin Houser

Jessie Howe

Pastor Randall James

Megan Johnson

Carol Jusits

Kevin Kittelson

Al Laruffa

Lori Luedtke

Dennis McGavock

Janice Miller

Steven Montes

Desmond Niburg

Nicole O’Grady

Dan Olson

Audrey Pettit

Jessica Quintana

Lori Rockey

Bryton Saxon

Karen Schlue

Wendy Spring

Will Thompson

Charlie Willis

Richard Wilton

Marg Winsauer


And God said, “Let there be light“ Genesis 1:3


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 (

Pastor Chris Johnson (

Executive Pastor CFLCN: Pastor Paul Hoyer (