Mission Statement: "Centered in Christ, we are called to welcome all through our words and actions, sharing the love of Christ and the Gospel made known through the word of God."
Every Saturday- Hope Evangelical Lutheran Church of Citrus Springs has a Saturday 4:30 PM Evening service for all who have to work on Sunday and can't attend. A variety of services will be offered including Evening Prayer, Holy Communion and Healing Services. All of the community is invited to attend and participate in these services. Hope is an open communion church believing that, "Christ is the host, and all are welcome at the table."
Sunday June 23- Second Sunday After Pentecost - Services 8:00 am and 10:00 am Readings: Isaiah 65:1-9 Psalm 22:19-28(22) Galatians 3:23-29 Luke 8:26-39
Prayer of the Day: O Lord God, we bring before you the cries of a sorrowing world. In your mercy set us free from the chains that bind us, and defend us from everything that is evil, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
Sunday June 30- Third Sunday After Pentecost - Services 8:00 am and 10:00 am Readings: 1 Kings 19:15-16, 19-21 Psalm 16 (8) Galatians 5:1, 13-25 Luke 9:51-62
Prayer of the Day:
Sovereign God, ruler of all hearts, you call us to obey you, and you favor us with true freedom. Keep us faithful to the ways of your Son, that, leaving behind all that hinders us, we may steadfastly follow your paths, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord.
Sunday July 7 -- Fourth Sunday After Pentecost - Services 8:00 am and 10:00 am Readings: Isaiah 66:10-14; Psalm 66:1-9 (4); Galatians 6:[1-6]; 7-16 Luke 10:1-11, 16-20 Prayer of the Day - O God, the Father of our Lord Jesus, you are the city that shelters us, the mother who comforts us. With your Spirit accompany us on our life's journey, that we may spread your peace in all the world, through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
Sunday July 14 -- Fifth Sunday After Pentecost - Services 8:00 am and 10:00 am Readings: Deuteronomy 30:9-14; Psalm 25:1-10; Colossians 1:1-14; Luke 10:25-37 Prayer of the Day - O Lord God, your mercy delights us, and the world longers for your loving care. Hear the cries of everyone in need, and turn our hearts to love our neighbors with the love of your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
Sunday July 21 -- Sixth Sunday After Pentecost - Services 8:00 am and 10:00 am Readings: Genesis 18:1-10a;l Psalm 15; Colossians 1:15-28; Luke 10:38-42 Prayer of the Day - Eternal God, you draw near to us in Christ, and you make yourself our guest. Amid the cares of our lives, make us attentive to your presence, that we may treasure your word above all else, through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
Sunday July 28 -- Seventh Sunday After Pentecost - Services 8:00 am and 10:00 am Readings: Genesis 18:20-32; Psalm 138; Colossians 2:6-15 [16-19]; Luke 11:1-13 Prayer of the Day - Almighty and ever-living God, you are always more ready to hear than we are to pray, and you gladly give more than we either desire or deserve. Pour upon us your abundant mercy. Forgive us those things that weigh on our conscience, and give us those good things that come only through your Son, Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord. Amen.
Children Sunday School Class 9:00 AM Sundays Classroom 1,3 and 5The Children Sunday School class meets from 9:00 am to 9:45 am each Sunday. The classes are open to children of all ages and includes stories told by Jesus, Puppet Show Preparation, Bible stories for today, and crafts. The classes are facilitated by Hope's Sunday School teachers and assistants.
Adult Sunday School Class 9:00 AM Sundays Classroom 2The Adult Sunday School class meets from 9 am to 9:40 am each Sunday. The class is studying the 13 books of the New Testament attributed to the Apostle Paul. Paul poured out his life for the cause of Christ. His dedication and self-sacrifice for the message of the Lord Jesus Christ, continues to be an inspiration for Christians everywhere and we hope you all will join us as we study Paul's Epistle to the Romans with a look at Paul, the man. Join us to find out who Paul was, where he came from and where he journeyed to carry the good news of Jesus Christ. The class is facilitated by Dr. Steve Northsea
Hope Endowment Committee Scholarship is available to
members of Hope who are graduating from high school and will be attending a
post-secondary educational institution. Please click the link below to find
further information and the application.
COMMITTEE SCHOLARSHIP AWARD APPLICATION
1st and 3rd Wednesday Socials
Service Times & Directions
Spoken Holy Communion: 8:00 am
Sung Holy Communion: 10:00 am
Citrus Springs, FL 34433