SABBATH, December 12, 2020

Order of Service


"Creator of the Stars of Night" - Phil Lehenbauer

Will Benton (11:20)

Welcome and Announcements

Julie MacLafferty [Connections Pastor]

Call to Worship

"Then Sings My Soul" - Mary McDonald

Forest Lake Academy Cantabile


Melanie Moore [Spanish]

Daniel Moore [English]

Songs of Praise

"We Shall Light a Thousand Candles" - David Rasbach

"Benedicamus Domino" - Greg Gilpin

"Angels We Have Heard on High" - arr. Craig Courtney

"Immanuel" - arr. John Purifoy



"Reflections on Christmas"

Geoff Patterson [Senior Pastor]

Songs of Response

"Alleluia!" - Mark Hayes

"Cantate Domino" - Patti Drennan

"Sing We Now of Christmas" - Mark Hayes

"God Rest You Merry Gentlemen" - arr. Philip Kern


Call to Giving

Rob Deininger [FLC Board Chairman]

Benediction and Sending

Geoff Patterson [Senior Pastor]


"Hark! The Herald Angels Sing" - Phil Lehenbauer

Will Benton, Organ (11:20) 

If you would like to be involved in our worship services, please contact Jeremy Morada.


Membership Transfers

Profession of Faith: Adrian & Alice Kelly and sons, Ashannon & Ashon Kelly

from Maranatha SDA – New Providence, The Bahamas

Incoming, 2nd Reading: Ed & Jan Seltmann from Deltona SDA – FL; 

Eric & Leslie Woodard from Whole Life Church – Orlando, FL

Outgoing, 1st Reading: Gustavo & Mirtha Alvarez to Collegedale SDA – TN;

Bernard Champagne to Whole Life SDA Church – Orlando, FL;

David S. Fuentes to Orlando Filipino SDA – Altamonte Springs, FL;

Linda Foster Gilliam to Tullahoma SDA – TN;

Gary & Pamela Hile to Apopka SDA – FL;

Morgan Huffman Morrison to Hauula SDA – HI;

Isaac & Suzanne Sendros to Campion SDA – Loveland, CO;

Mark & Beverly Sorensen to Hanover SDA – PA

Prayer Requests

Doris Beane

Family of Helen Reed

Our students, teachers and professors as they finish up the semester

The Staff at Forest Lake Church is always praying for you, but if there are specific prayer requests you would like mentioned during our worship services, please contact the church office at (407) 869-0680.


Pick up a free, postage-paid postcard or two to mail to someone in our church family this holiday season!  Think of someone you haven't seen for a while or who could use a hug!  The postcards will be in the lobby after the service today and in the office this week if you would like to come by and pick some up!

Surviving the Holidays

Learn how to navigate the holidays after losing someone you love.

Who: Anyone who has encountered loss at any time—recent or past

When: Sunday, December 13, 4:00 p.m.

Where: FLC Sanctuary

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Drive-Thru Farewell for Pastor Geoff and family

Sabbath, January 2, 2021, 3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Mark your calendars!

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