Welcome to Ascension Lutheran Church

Welcome to Ascension’s website! We’re glad you found us! We hope you’ll return again and again!

We have updated our homepage with new pictures of our ministries and events. It’s always a challenge to keep our Website updated, because our congregation continues to evolve. We have many, many active organizations, and I suspect that there's something here for everybody, whether you have a special interest in worship, music, children’s education, youth, adult education, ministry opportunities and outreach, or fellowship activities. We have prepared a lot of great information right here on this website, and I want to personally invite you to look around, get to know us, and explore the pages we have prepared for you. Here are the resources, the links, and the conversations you need to feel welcome and, we hope, appreciated and understood. 

You may also contact our office directly at (321) 773-1815.  If our staff or volunteer leaders can assist you in any way, don’t hesitate to reach out.   Once again, thank you for your interest in Ascension Lutheran Church - we look forward to worshipping with you soon! 

Blessings!

Pastor Phil

(321)-773-1815

Two Vital Ministries Needs Your Time and Talent

Co-Chair for Outreach Team: We are looking for someone to co-chair our Outreach Team with Jeanette Bradley. We are thrilled that Jeanette has stepped forward to help lead our Outreach programs, but she's not able to take on all the responsibilities alone. This ministry plans a variety of community outreach events throughout the year including the Blessing of the Animals, a Community Picnic, and Trunk or Treat, to name a few. They also schedule and coordinate greeters who serve on Sunday mornings before the service to welcome visitors and members alike. Outreach also plans New Member Breakfasts for for new and prospective members to learn more about our church, its ministries, and its people. 

Fellowship Team: We are also in the need of someone to chair our Fellowship Team. This team organizes fellowship functions, coffee hours, church suppers, and hospitality events. If this is an area where you have been gifted, please consider stepping forward to give of your time and talents to this important ministry area.

Please give prayerful consideration to helping out Ascension and the community in one of these vital mission areas. You can contact Jeanette, Ken Currie or the church office for more information or to offer your time and talent.

 

The 4th Wednesday at 11 AM Fellowship

 If you haven't already marked your 2017 calendars for this monthly event, please do so now! The gathering begins at 11 a.m., and food service will be 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. (or until everyone's  happily fed!).  Bring your friends and neighbors--all are welcome!  The only request is that you please either RSVP on the church bulletin insert each month, or call the church office at 773-1815 by the Monday prior to each event, so we will know how much food to prepare.  Please come enjoy a time of food and fellowship!

 

Wednesday, August 23rd - Grab that Hawaiian shirt hanging in your closet and come join the fun at this month's 4th Wednesday Luau! We won't make poi, but we will have some sweet and sour and pineapple food items. If you have a grass skirt, bring that too. We will have music, dancing, and fun games - though not certain we will be hula-ing it! Please mark your bulletin insert or call the church office, if possible by Tuesday, August 22nd, to let us know you can make it . . . ALOHA!

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Daily Bread

DAILY BREAD:  We will be serving again on August 30 from 10:45 –2:15.  Please sign up on the bulletin insert or on the sigh-up sheet in the narthex.  We need at least 9 people to cover each shift.

Did You Know 2017

...you can go to Community of Hope, Our Daily Bread Ministries, or South Brevard Sharing Center and make a difference today. Check it out!

Words from our Pastor

Pastor Phil Whitener

We hope you and your family will have a warm and spirit-filled experience with us as we worship and fellowship together at our services, events, and ministries. Blessings & Peace!
∼  Pastor Phil Whitener

 And Jesus said "Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age."

Mathew 28:19-20