Photo Credit: Cindy Lawrence

But they who wait for the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint.
 ~Isaiah 40:31
A welcoming, diverse and active community. We share God's love in a spiritual environment offering truth, trust and transformation!
Sunday Worship Information
We are excited to welcome Jenna Duranko as a guest performer this Sunday. She will be playing the marimba, piano and singing during Worship. Jenna is the daughter of Cindy Duranko and Cindy Smith.

Jenna is a native of Frederick Maryland and is a Hood College graduate holding a master’s degree in Thanatology. Jenna received her bachelor’s degree in Music Business and Percussion Performance from Radford University in South West Virginia.   

Jenna has previous experience working as the Assistant Promotions Director at Manning Media in Frederick and as the Director of Social Media for Evangelical Reformed United Church of Christ. As a local musician, Jenna has given marimba concerts in nursing homes. Jenna is a member of the Frederick Chapter of the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition for which she has organized and performed annual benefit concerts. A singer-songwriter, Jenna has written and recorded songs available for digital download world-wide. When she is not working, or playing and writing music, Jenna enjoys spending time with her 7 year old Australian Shepherd, Keiko. 
Emerge Ministry Update
Use the Links below to register for Inside Worship Services in

Registration will close at noon on Fridays prior to each Sunday Worship Service.

If you register for a Sunday Service and are unable to attend, please call the Church Office to remove your name allowing room for others to attend.

June Birthdays

01 Rev. Naomi King
02 David Brancaccio
05 Charlene Bisordi
08 David Larson
11 George Ward
13 Marty Shoemaker
15 Jerry Farr
19 Paul Barber
24 David Flynn
25 Scott Bickert
25 Pat Boyd
25 Tonie McCarthy
30 Joanne Healy

June Anniversaries

08 Roger Miller and Jerry Farr
22 Maryellen Bradley and
Mary Convy
Board of Directors Updates
"Give generously to them and do so without a grudging heart; then because of this the LORD your God will bless you in all your work and in everything you put your hand to."

-Deuteronomy 15:10
Weekly Offering

Thank you for your continued support and generosity, especially in light of these challenging times. Based on our monthly mortgage and expenses, we need $4,800 each week. The report next week will include funds collected for 3 weeks.

*Funds the church's expenses (i.e., utilities, salaries, maintenance of property, worship/multi-media expenses, bank fees, internet, copier, office supplies, tithe, etc.)

**Funds the church's mortgage, insurance & taxes.
Upcoming Events in the Life of the Church
More Bible Mysteries. . . .
LGBT Folks, Allies and the Bible

Tuesdays, June 15th & June 22nd at 6 PM
Rev. Nancy Wilson will be leading us through the clues in the Bible via Zoom.
June 15:  “What Does the Bible Really Have to Say About Homosexuality, LGBTQ people, and Why Have We Been Told It Is So Negative?”
Come and share some reflections on this mystery. . .

June 22: “Are All the People in the Bible Heterosexual and Cis-Gendered? Has There Been a Cover Up?”
Let’s explore this mystery with open minds and hearts! 
Memorial Day Monday, May 31st

The Church Office will be closed Monday, May 31st as we honor all those who have given their life for our Country.

“Our nation owes a debt to its fallen heroes that we can never fully repay.”
- Barack Obama

Unite in the Power of Prayer

Update from Your Pastoral
& Congregational Care Team

Your need for comforting and lifting prayers is important to us. We ask everyone to join us in prayer for:

Bill B • Joe •
Greg H • Tim H • Joe D • Doug B
John • Micki H • Julia G • Randy M
Steve B • Carla P • Maggie B
 BJ H • Kathi K
Rev. Nancy W. • Margie S
Albee • Tina B • Kathy H • Gailand K
Janine M • Charlene B • Tim M
Tara W • Paula S •

Ways to Help the Church and the Community
Calling all Office Angels
Do you have some time on your hands and would like to find something meaningful to fill your day?
Do you like talking to people and telling people about SunCoast MCC?

We are looking for any interested volunteers who might be willing to help in the office when needed. Please email Kim HERE and let her know if you are interested in becoming part of this ministry.
Community Support
CHAPS needs Hygiene products. Please consider picking up items during your next trip to the store and bringing the items to church on Sunday.

They need regular size items, not travel size.

Bear one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.-.Galatians 6:2
Celebrate Pride Month

Please join us as we celebrate Pride Month! Venice Pride, Inc. is hosting its second car parade in downtown Venice, FL. All are welcome.

Registration is easy! Please use the link below to let Venice Pride, Inc. know that you will be attending. Venice Pride, Inc. is also looking for sponsors. We look forward to seeing you.
If you are interested in becoming a Ride for Pride Sponsor, please use the link below.
Declaring June 5th as Venice Pride Day and the Month of June as LGBTQ Pride Month

Mayor Ron Feinsod issued a proclamation declaring June 5, 2021 as Venice Pride Day and the month of June 2021 as LGBTQ Pride Month in the City of Venice, urging all citizens to respect and honor our diverse community, and celebrate and build a culture of inclusiveness and acceptance.

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3276 E. Venice Avenue, Venice, FL 34292
(941) 484-7068
Office Hours: Monday and Wednesday 10AM to 3PM