And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.  

Galatians 6:9

Open Arms Ministry
to the visually impaired

Meets in the Parish Hall the second Saturday of each month (Sep.-May).

3:30-5:30 pm.  Volunteers welcome guests, serve food and coordinate programs and activities for the events. Call Mary at 252-7487. Temporarily suspended until January 2021.

Prayer Ministry

Volunteers pray daily for needs communicated to them by phone. Call Cora at 386-492-5036 to post a prayer request or to volunteer to serve in this ministry of prayer.

Ministry of Hospitality

In the worship area lobby in between the services. Volunteers greet guests and staff the coffee cart as a service to members and guests.. (sponsored by the L.W.M.L.) If you would like to help contact Ellie at 238-0938. Temporarily suspended until further notice.

Food Pantry

You may bring food donations Sunday to the main lobby or weekdays, 9am-12pm to the church Office. Distribution for members is Tues.-Fri., 9am-12pm and Sunday mornings. Non-Members is the 1st Tuesday of the month 9am - 12pm. For more information call Carene Darcy at 212-0871.

God's Property Team

Meets Monday's at 9am to care for our church facilities. For more information about how you can serve, or to volunteer call Property manager John Watts at 788-4936.

(Lutheran Women Missionary League)

LWML meets Sep - May on the second Monday of the month. The LWML volunteers in the outreach ministry of Holy Cross supports both local and world-wide missions,  and the outreach ministry of Holy Cross. Call Colleen Burt at 386-756-3267.

Mission Statement: "The mission of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League is to assist each woman of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod in affirming her relationship with the Triune God so that she is enabled to use her gifts in ministry to the people of the world"

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Creates knitted shawls for people who are homebound or in care facilities. If you knit or crochet and would like to serve contact Mary Wrucke at 252-7487. This group meets Sep-May on the 3rd Monday of the month at 10am.

Food for the Body & Soul

Meal assistance for "home from the hospital" or a respite meal for caregivers. To request a meal or to be on the list to provide one, call Christine at 767-6548.

Holy Cross Thrift Shop
2273 Ridgewood Ave.
South Daytona, FL 32119

Our thrift shop supports social ministry through funds from sale of donated items. Volunteers wait on customers, process and help display merchandise. The hours are Tues. - Fri. 10-4 and Sat. 10-1. If you would like to volunteer for this ministry call Jan at 788-2284. For pick-up of large items please call John Watts at 788-4936.

Christ's Care Closet

Loans durable medical supplies; Wheelchairs, walkers, shower seats, etc. Call Bonnie Schillinger at 677-6080.

Altar Guild

Cares for the altar and chancel, and stocks pew supplies. Duties include preparing Communion for all services and liturgical seasonal change of altar coverings. If you would like to help please call Joyce at