MLC News

Yard Sale to Benefit St. John’s Lutheran

Who: The Disciples of Mandarin Lutheran Church What: A fundraiser garage sale to support the efforts of St. Johns Lutheran Church to accomplish much-needed repairs on their building so that their Ministry may continue. When: Saturday, September 11th, from 8am-2pm Where: Mandarin Lutheran Church campus How: Please drop off gently used items at the church during office hours, Mon.-Thurs. 9 am-2 pm, or on […]

MLC’s Annual School Supply Drive

Mandarin Lutheran Church is holding our annual school supply collection to support local students in need. A donation box is set up in the Fellowship Hall. If you are able to participate, please drop off donations at the church on Sunday mornings or during regular office hours, Monday – Thursday 9:00AM – 2:00PM. *Backpacks with […]

Logo and Tagline Contest

The Communications Team is pleased to announce an opportunity to create a new logo and tagline for Mandarin Lutheran Church. The winning submissions will be used on the church’s website, bulletins and other publications, media and outreach and should present a refreshed and up to date look and feel. We invite congregation members to submit […]

Support MLC Through Amazon Smile

You can now support Mandarin Lutheran Church each time you shop on Amazon! Simply click the link at the bottom to select MLC as your charity of choice and Amazon will donate .5% of your purchase price directly to us. This is an easy way to support MLC and our missions, at no cost to […]

Sandy Mitten: Our Woman of Valor

Last Friday, one of our family travelled to our Nation’s Capital to receive an award. As a retired Naval Officer, I am one of several veterans we have in our MLC family. We all tease each other about the branch of the military we served in but that is in jest and we all deeply […]

Tracking the Storms

Hurricane/tornado season has officially begun. Last week we prayed in the Litany:               As we enter upon this season of vigilance, we ask that you watch over us. Keep us alert and watchful in our days.            Protect us from all harm. Keep us from devastation.            Deepen our faith, that our fears disappear […]

COVID-19 Updates and Guidelines

Dear Mandarin Disciples, Your church council met on May 16 and discussed the implications of the new CDC COVID guidelines on our church life. You may view the updated CDC guidelines here. We made the following decisions: We will continue to have two services every Sunday. Those not vaccinated should continue to wear masks and socially distance. Two services will […]

Ascension of Our Lord

15I have heard of your faith in the Lord Jesus and your love toward all the saints, and for this reason 16I do not cease to give thanks for you as I remember you in my prayers. 17I pray that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you a […]

Gleaning with the Society of St. Andrews (SoSA)

Last week, Chris and Missy Paul went to Hastings for a gleaning opportunity with the Society of Saint Andrews (SoSA).They bagged tons of potatoes to be delivered to multiple agencies in Ocala and Orlando.   The field was owned by the University of Florida and their agriculture department. They are unable to sell this produce […]

In-Person Services Have Resumed

We are excited to announce that after careful consideration, Mandarin Lutheran Church has moved back to in-person worship services. While we are meeting in-person once again, strict social distancing and other COVID precautionary measures will be in place to insure the safety of all. Join us for a 9 a.m. informal service, or a more […]