Upcoming Events

VBS 2018: Shipwrecked

June 25–29, 9am-noon

Hospital Church, North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL, USA

Children’s Registration is FULL and closed!

VBS Setup will be on Sunday, June 24, starting at 3 pm.  Come help transform our church for an amazing week of VBS fun! This is a great way to be part of this great ministry if you are not able to join us for VBS week. Register HERE

Please keep next week’s VBS program, children, staff, and volunteers in your prayers.

Centered: FHC Young Adult Summer Events

June 30–July 28

  • Centered Connections: Friday, June 22
  • Lake Day: Sunday, June 24 – sign up required
  • ‘Popcorn Flicks in the Park,’ Thursday, June 28 (rescheduled due to rain)
  • Summer Camping Trip: July 6-8 – Sign up is open at hospitalchurch.org/yacampingtrip.
  • FL Conference Young Professionals Gathering, July 20 & 21, register at hospitalchurch.org/flconfgathering
  • Game Night: Saturday, July 28

Find event details on the FHC Young Adult calendar:  www.hospitalchurch.org/yacal

High School Jesus & Cinnamon Rolls Vespers

July 6, 7-9 pm

Come start off the weekend with friendship, fellowship, Jesus and cinnamon rolls!
Let us know if you’re going by emailing Mollie at mollie@hospitalchurch.org or sending a direct message on the @fhchighschool Instagram page.

Family Promise Host Week

July 8–14

2800 North Orange Avenue, Orlando, FL, USA

Family Promise of Greater Orlando (FPGO) helps families experiencing homelessness. At the heart of Family Promise is community, basic comfort, compassion, and hope. FHC has been hosting family promise guests for over 12 years. Each quarter we convert our Sabbath School rooms into bedrooms and provide meals to our guest families.

Please sign-up to volunteer with Family Promise during one of our host weeks. Email Sheila Spraggins if you are interested in getting involved: sspraggins.slp@gmail.com

High School Pool Party Hangout

July 15, 4-8 pm

Come chill for an afternoon by the pool. We’ll have food, friendship, and fun activities all afternoon.

Let us know if you’re going by emailing Mollie at mollie@hospitalchurch.org or sending us a direct message on the @fhchighschool Instagram page.

Back-to-School Drive

July 21

Sending kids back to school can be really tough for many families. Help us equip youth in our community and abroad with back-to-school supplies.

Bring new backpacks, paper, pencils, and anything else a K-12 student may need by July 21 and drop them off at the Welcome Desk.

The school supplies will be distributed by From Outside In to youth experiencing homelessness, youth in foster care, and youth experiencing poverty in our local community. If you would like to join From Outside In for their first back-to-school event in their new location on July 21, please email Krizia at krizia@fromoutsidein.org.

High School DeLeon Springs & Pancakes

July 29, 8 am-3 pm

DeLeon Springs, FL, USA

Meet at FHC at 8 am!

We will start off by eating an unlimited “make your own pancakes” breakfast, then hang by the springs. Bring clothes you can get wet, as well as a pair of dry clothes for the ride back!

Let us know if you’re going by emailing Mollie at mollie@hospitalchurch.org or sending us a direct message on the @fhchighschool Instagram page.

High School She Shines & Manly Talk

August 17, 6-9 pm

She Shines is a vespers for high school girls, and Manly Talk is a vespers for high school guys. It’s a night of food, friendship, fellowship, fun, and relevant conversations.

Let us know if you’re going by emailing Mollie at mollie@hospitalchurch.org or sending a direct message on the @fhchighschool Instagram page.

Meet/Worship/Serve

November 17, 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Hospital Church, North Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida, USA

This year for Meet/Worship/Serve we will be doing one large service project at the church. We are partnering with Feeding Children Everywhere and will be packing over 70,000 meals for families experiencing food insecurity both locally and globally. Mark your calendars! You will not want to miss this opportunity to serve along your church family!

On-going Events

RESTORE Collegiate Vespers will be meeting at ADU’s Andersen House for the summer trimester. Supper provided. Contact niesha.steinke@adu.edu for more information.

ADU Food Pantry // Bring your non-perishable food items the 1st Saturday of each month for our college students.

Do Something Sabbath // 1st Saturday of every quarter

Retirement Fellowship // 1st Tuesday of every month from September through April.

New Member Orientation // 2nd Saturday of each month.  Register by emailing church@hospitalchurch.org.

Announcements

Have an announcement to make?

  • Small Steps for Compassion, is a girls’ home in Tanzania that was inspired by God and begun by FHC members. Steps Academy (SA) is a connected pre-school through secondary education facility. Visit their websites, discover the amazing things that are going on with Small Steps, and go to their Amazon wish list and see how you can help.
  • New Foster Mom, Robyn Gold, is expecting her first little one in June. The FHC Foster Care Ministry team held a shower for Robyn, but she is still in need of a few supplies. If you would like to help, find Robyn’s wish list at www.babylist.com/robyn-gold.
  • FHC Coffee Volunteers 2018 – Coffee is the most social of drinks in today’s culture. It is the purpose of the coffee ministry to express hospitality and to facilitate community to both our members and our guests. Serving on the coffee team is a great opportunity to meet church attenders, serve them, and connect in a low-stress environment. Remember all the best conversations happen in the kitchen!  If you’d like to join the coffee team or if you have questions please contact John Monday at john@hospitalchurch.org or call the church at 407 898 0451.
  • 7-Passenger Vehicle Needed! FHC’s young adult group will be camping in North Carolina July 6-8. The leadership team will be heading up the day prior, (Thursday, July 5) and are in need of a vehicle large enough to transport 7 people. An experienced adult driver will be the only driver. If you have such a vehicle that you are willing to loan, please contact Karla at 407-927-1561 as soon as possible.
  • FHC’s Online Giving – We are blessed to be a part of a church that tangibly supports the mission of ‘loving people into a lifelong friendship with God.’ Whether you have financially supported ministry for years or are only starting to engage in the act of submitting your finances to God, we hope that FHC’s electronic giving will provide you with an opportunity to prayerfully consider how the money God has entrusted to you might best be used to advance His kingdom. Electronic giving offers more giving options, donation tracking, and recurring giving: Go to www.hospitalchurch.org and click the ‘Give’ button, download the ‘Hospital Church’ app from Google Play or the App Store and click ‘Give,’ or stop by the new kiosk in the lobby.