News Clips

August 18, 2019


NEWS CLIPS (for details and help in contacting persons mentioned here contact Church Office or

NEWS CLIPS (for details and help in contacting persons mentioned here contact Church Office or

+God’ Work – Our Hands T- Shirt Sunday coming September 8! Donate to the Florida-Bahamas Synod Hurricane Michael (October 2018) Relief Fund and get a St. Philip “God’s Work – Our Hands” T-Shirt and wear it Sept. 8! See table in the Family Life Center.

+Stewardship Days 2019 coming! Starting September 15! “The Gifts of God for the People of God!”

+Choir Starting Up with Social Gathering, Wed. Aug. 28, 6pm, Parish Hall. You are Invited! Sing!

+You and the entire Mt. Dora community invited: Next Season of Life Senior Center, each Wednesday, 9am-3pm or any part thereof! Lunch at no charge! Activities, meet new friends!

+St. Philip God’s Work-Our Hands Service Week 2019 features Saturday, Sept. 14, 10am, on campus: Home Gardening, Composting, Hydroponic gardening Demonstration. Sign up in Family Life Center today!

+St. Philip is part of the 15 Congregation Heart of Florida Conference of our Florida-Bahamas Synod. Today we pray for Epiphany, Oviedo. The congregations are: Clermont Shepherd Of The Hills, Daytona Beach Martin Luther Gemeinde, Groveland Zion Lutheran Church, Kissimmee Trinity Lutheran Church, Longwood St Stephen Lutheran Church, Mount Dora St Philip Lutheran Church, Orlando All Saints Lutheran Church, Orlando Iglesia Luterana Cristo Rey, Orlando Reformation Lutheran Church, Orlando Salem Lutheran Church, Orlando Spirit Of Joy Lutheran Church, Oviedo Epiphany Lutheran Church, Winter Garden People Of Faith Lutheran Church,Winter Park Redeemer Lutheran Church, Winter Park St John Lutheran Church

+2019 ELCA Churchwide Assembly August 5-10, in Milwaukee, WI: Bishop Eaton re-elected Presiding Bishop. Info at

+About the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America: The ELCA is one of the largest Christian denominations in the United States, with nearly 3.5 million members in more than 9,100 worshiping communities across the 50 states and in the Caribbean region. Known as the church of “God’s work. Our hands.,” the ELCA emphasizes the saving grace of God through faith in Jesus Christ, unity among Christians and service in the world. The ELCA’s roots are in the writings of the German church reformer Martin Luther.











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