The Holly Carlson Children of the World Scholarship Fund

The Holly Carlson Children of the World Scholarship Fund is established to honor the legacy of Holly Carlson. Mrs. Carlson is passionate about educating all children. She has impacted the lives of thousands of families, teachers, and students throughout her tenure at LCCDS. Please join us in continuing her vision and purpose. LCCDS has partnered […]

LCC Welcomes Three New Members

The Lidberg-Markopolous FamilyMeet our family, Scott Lidberg, Sarah, Melina & Angelo Markopoulos. Scott was born in Texas, grew up in Minnesota, and moved to Florida permanently in 2018. He enjoys boating, golf, cooking, and spending time together as a family. Scott works in the sustainable building materials industry. Sarah was born & raised in Wisconsin, […]

Amazing Grace (Lehman)

LCC is pleased to honor our latest high school graduate, Grace Lehman. Grace recently graduated from St. Petersburg High School, International Baccalaureate Program.Grace has been “gracing us” here at LCC for many years. From doing yard work as a child as a Handy Helper, to participating in the Pack a Sack Program, she has also […]

LCC Has Two New Eagle Scouts

Our church has certainly been blessed by having two young men awarded the Eagle Scout honor within the past two years. Eagle Scout is the highest rank achievable in the Boy Scouts of America. Since its inception in 1911, only four percent of Scouts have earned this rank after a lengthy review process. Requirements include […]


Paul’s letter to the Galatians focuses on what matters most for faith and our life as believers. A controversy had arisen because Jewish Christians who believed that all Christians needed to follow the Jewish “marker” laws (circumcision, dietary concerns, etc.) were trying to get gentile Christians to become fully Jewish. Paul forcefully argues that even […]

Contemporary Considerations

Contemporary Considerations Seven months ago, our church began an experimental worship experience in the Fellowship Hall. For lack of another name, it was called The Contemporary Service. This service has taken off quite well, but as with all things in life, perhaps it could use a little tweaking or retooling. So we would like to […]

The Spirit is Moving at DeSoto!

The Spirit is Moving at DeSoto! Recently we received a letter from Matt Sackett thanking our congregation for our generous donations to support his prison ministry at DeSoto. The Holy Spirit is doing great things for and through the men who worship and learn there. Let’s continue to pray for and support Matt and his […]

Blessings to you during this Easter season!

Easter is so big and so wonderful that just one worship service wouldn’t cover it, so we have three opportunities for you to join us as we celebrate our Lord’s resurrection! All will include Holy Communion.The day begins with Sonrise Worship out on the Point at 7:00 a.m. As the sun begins its ascent, we […]

 thank you to Alaine Mussett

1 Corinthians 12:4-7;11:”There are different kinds of gifts, but the same Spirit distributes them.  There are different kinds of service, but the same Lord.  There are different kinds of working, but in all of them and in everyone it is the same God at work.  Now to each one the manifestation of the Spirit is given for the common good.  All […]

Thrivent Members, Can you help?

Are you a Thrivent member?  Did you know that members may be eligible for thousands of dollars to contribute to special projects here at LCC?  There are two ways you can make a difference requesting Thrivent funds:  Through Thrivent Action Teams Grants and Thrivent Choice Dollars. Thrivent Action teams are simply a small group who wishes to put […]