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Lutheran Women Missionary League

   Lutheran Women in Mission     

The Lutheran Women's Missionary League is the official women's auxiliary of

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS)

For National LWML news, visit www.lwml.org.

For Pacific Southwest District LWML news, visit www.psdlwml.com

(Check out the "WOW" - Women of the Word - newsletter)

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Come and find out what LWML 

is all about and how you can be involved in this great fellowship

Women of all ages are invited to any LWML activity!

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If you are a member of Thrivent, you can designate your "Choice Dollars" to LWML.


Want additional information? Contact any of our officers:

Sharon Self, President   623-882-9607 sharondself@gmail.com

Char Larsen, Vice-President 623-229-3252 char02@bellsouth.net

Valerie Severino, Christian Growth and Development 623-907-9646

Wilma Rupprecht, Communications and PR 630-888-4233 wlrupprecht@gmail.com

Kathy Brown. Secretary    623-455-8100  ilbro@att.net

Shirley Lohse, Treasurer  623-242-7213 opsm2az@cox.net


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2017-2018 Calendar of Events (We meet in Room 301 from 1-3 PM.)

2017

Sat., Sept. 16 - Welcoming Potluck & General Meeting

Sat., Oct 21 - Bible Study & General Meeting

Sunday, Oct. 22 - LWML Sunday (“Noisy Mites”)

Sat., Nov. 4 - Fall Celebration, Life in Christ, Peoria

Sat., Nov. 18 - Craft for  Nursing Home gifts & General Meeting

Dec. 3- First Sunday in Advent

Sat., Dec. 16 - Christmas Party & Caroling at Estrella Care Center

 

2018

Sat., Jan. 20 - Bible Study & General Meeting

Feb. ­­­14 - Ash Wednesday

Sat., Feb. 17 - General Meeting & Brunch Prep (Little Lambs Room)

Sunday, Feb. 18 - Adopt a Missionary Brunch (Amy Formella, LBT)

(No meeting on March 17)

Sat., March 31 - Ice Cream Social & Easter Breakfast Set-up

April 1 - EASTER (Continental Breakfast)

Sat., April 21 - Guest Speaker & General Meeting

Sat., May 19 - Armed Forces Celebration in the Sanctuary

June 8-10 - PSW District Convention, Las Vegas, NV (South Point)

Theme: “He Rocks”, guest speaker Cindy Steinbeck

TO GOD BE THE GLORY!

 

Save your coins (or dollar bills) for our Mite Box collections the first Sunday of each month.

We support Mission Projects locally (75% of what we collect) and internationally (25% of what we collect)

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2016-2018 Pacific Southwest District Mission Grants

$150,000.00 Goal!

Voted on at the most recent District Convention, June, 2016

 

  1. Lutheran Braille Workers NLS Cartridge Conversion, Yucaipa, CA ($10,000)
  2. Cornerstone Mission Project, Kingman, AZ ($5,000)
  3. Zion’s Helping Hands-Food Ministry, Zion Lutheran Church, Blythe, CA ($10,000)
  4. Weekend Back Pack Childhood Hunger Program, El Centro, CA (10,000)
  5. “Reaching Families with Hope and Care” New Life Pregnancy Center, Yuma, AZ ($10,000)
  6. La Mesa “The Table” Ministry, Yuma Lutheran School, Yuma, AZ ($9,600)
  7. Yuma Community Food Bank, Back Pack Program, Yuma, AZ ($10,000)
  8. East County Transitional Living Center, El Cajon, CA ($10,000)
  9. “Make a Joyful Noise” Music Ministry, Yuma Lutheran School, Yuma, AZ ($10,000)
  10. Hands of Christ Feeding the Needy, Our Savior’s First Lutheran Church, Granada Hills, CA ($10,000)
  11. Raising the Roof: Expanding Early Childhood, Christ Lutheran, Vail, AZ ($10,000)
  12. Redeemer Lutheran Church Food Ministry, Ontario, CA ($10,000)
  13. Playground Equipment at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Sierra Vista, AZ ($10,000)
  14. Future Leader Scholarships, Pacific Lutheran High School, Gardena, CA ($10,000)
  15. Arizona Lutheran Outdoor Ministry Association, Prescott, AZ ($10,000)
  16. Celebrating Recovered Lives, Christ Lutheran Church, Phoenix, AZ ($5,400)

2017 – 2019 National Mission Grants

By Vote
2017–2019 Biennium Mission Goal: $2,075,000