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Sunday Worship

- Sunday Worship is at 10:00 a.m. - Communion is the first Sunday monthly. The Prayer Chapel opposite the Sanctuary is always available for private prayer, meditation, and communion with consecrated wafers. During the week, please enter through the Chapel Office. To...

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“Share the Light” Capital Campaign

We are excited to announce the launch of our  “Share the Light” Capital Campaign to raise funds for expanding and upgrading our facilities. By donating to our campaign during 2024, you will be investing in our future and helping all of us achieve our long-term goals....

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Hospitality Hour Needs food items

Sunday Morning Refreshments! After Sunday Worship Service Hospitality Hour Needs food items Goodies for Fellowship Hour following the Sunday Worship are needed! Please consider donating a finger food (healthy or not!)... for everyone to enjoy at our weekly Sunday...

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Ushers and Greeters Needed!

 Ushers Ministry Please consider joining us as a Sunday Worship Service usher or greeter. We need 4 ushers and 2 greeters for each Sunday Service. We are exceptionally grateful to those who already serve in these roles and look forward to some new faces as well....

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Food Pantries

Please continue to donate to our food drive!   Our local food pantries are desperate for all types of non-perishable food. Bring what you can to the Chapel and we will make sure it gets to the proper place. Every little bit helps feed those in need. (All items must be...

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Would you like to honor or remember someone with flowers in the Chapel Sanctuary? Would you like to sponsor special music during Worship? Contact the Chapel Office and we'll help make it possible! Call the Chapel office at (941) 383-6491 or send us a...

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Let’s Get Active!

There are numerous ways for you to become active in the Longboat Island Chapel. Here are just a few: Become a volunteer at the Lord’s Warehouse. Volunteer to be an usher or greeter on Sunday mornings. Sign-up sheets are in the Shook Fellowship Hall. Stop by the Chapel...

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Loards Warehouse

The Lord's Warehouse

May-August (Off Season)

Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

September – Closed

October–April (During Season)

Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m

The Lord’s Warehouse Thrift Shop has a very unique offering of clothing, jewelry, antiques, furniture, books, and housewares galore.  The inventory changes frequently and includes many name brands and designer clothes and shoes, such as PradaRalph LaurenFoot JoyArmani, and D&G to name a few.  In addition, the thrift shop has original paintings and prints, vintage jewelry as well as high-end home furnishings and accessories on a frequent basis. Come often as it is always fun to rummage through the endless array of gently used bargains to find those special treasures that will make your shopping experience at the Chapel’s thrift shop complete.


Shifting Sands


You don’t need to go through life’s many changes alone.  Our support group can help you walk through life’s ever-shifting sands including the following:

  • Loss of a loved one
  • Separation or divorce
  • New relocation
  • Need of friendship
  • Feelings of depression
  • Challenges at home or with loved ones

For further information and meeting times, please call the Chapel office at 941-383-6491


AV/Sound Tech Needed!

The Chapel is looking for an AV/Sound Tech to work
Sundays during worship services and also assist with
special events on occasion if possible.

Pay is $75.00 per Sunday morning, 9-11 a.m. for
worship services. Special event pay is based on type
of event/hours needed (typically $200 minimum).

No experience is necessary. If you liked playing with your stereo,
making home movies or Facebook videos, we can train you!

Contact the office if you or someone
you know may be interested.

Call #941-383-6491
or email: [email protected].

Longboat Island Chapel

Capital Campaign

We are excited to announce the launch of our  “Share the Light” Capital Campaign to raise funds for expanding and upgrading our facilities. By donating to our campaign during 2024, you will be investing in our future and helping all of us achieve our long-term goals.

The tree at the front of the sanctuary will “light up” with one white light for every $1,000 received.

Individual Donations Totaling:

  • $10,000; a green light is lit
  • $25,000; a blue light is lit
  • $50,000; a red light is lit

Bright yellow envelopes in your pew backs are designated for our “Share the Light” donations and may be used for your contributions.

Place envelopes in the offering bowls during Worship service
or drop off at the Welcome desk.

Chapel Goal-$640,000
Donations to Date-$153,041


Donation Gifts:
We offer these awesome, flip-top thermal mugs for everyone who donates $1000 or more. Choose from two champagne flutes, two barrel mugs or one of each!

Charitable Outreach Committee for July: 

“Don’t Hoard the Toilet Paper!"

According to Director, Gene Tischer, Toilet paper is the most asked-for item at Stillpoint Mission in Bradenton.

It's a necessity others may take for granted.

Drop off toilet paper at the Community Chest in Shook Fellowship Hall until the end of July.

Prayer in the Sanctuary

Thursday, July 25th

  8:45 am to 9:45 am in the Sanctuary


If you are available to pray this coming Thursday morning, join us in the Sanctuary for a time of prayer for our time, our planet, for all nations, and for the prayers that God has put on our hearts.


Pastor's Bible Study is back!

Gospel of Mark

Beginning on August 14, 2024, Pastor Brock's Bible Study is back and exploring the "Gospel of Mark ."

The 12-week series will be offered on Wednesdays through October 30th, in-person at the Chapel at 10:00 a.m. in Shook Fellowship Hall, then online via Zoom at 5:30 p.m.

Pastor Brock will review the previous week starting 30 minutes before the next class. So if you miss one week, you can come early the next week and get caught up on what you missed! The reviews will be at 9:30 am and 5:00 pm beginning week 2 (August 21st).

If this is your first time using Zoom, click the link ahead of time to see how it works.  It's easy, but on your first time, you will need to download Zoom to your computer or mobile device.  If you need help, please let us know in the church office and we will walk you through it!

Everyone is invited, so bring (and send the online links to) your friends! We will see you in Bible Study!

To join the online Bible Study on Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m., click the button below.