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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.

National LWML has received over $16,000 for 2013-2015!


Want additional information? Contact any of our officers:

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

Valerie Severino, Vice President 623-907-9646

Wilma Rupprecht, Asst. VP 630-888-4233  "wlrupprecht@gmail.com"

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

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


(Voted on at Convention in June, 2016)

2016-2018 Pacific Southwest District

Mission Grants

  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)

$150,000.00 Goal!

TO GOD BE THE GLORY!

Save

Save

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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NATIONAL LWML Grants 2015-2017: Goal $2,000,000!  (As of July 25, 2016)

 

By Vote

#1 Clean Water and Evangelism Ministry
#2 Disaster Response Trailers
#3 Cancer Care Packages – “Phil’s Friends”
#4 Renovation of JEM Seminary Buildings - Nigeria
#5 Redeeming Life Maternity Home – Sanford, FL
#6 Hope and Healing to the Navajo People – Rocky Mt.
#7 Outreach in Refugee Camps – Lebanon
#8 Healthy Families – Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska
#9 LCMS Global Seminary Initiative-International scholarships
#10 Training Teachers and Leaders-Concordia Sem., St. Louis
#11 Opportunities in Uganda-Women/Pearl  Seminary
#12 “In their Hands and Upon Their Hearts” - LBT
#13 “We Are God’s Workmanship”-St. Paul HS, MO
#14 Bringing the Gospel to the Lost Sheep of Israel
#15 Helping Hands Initiative-LCML Housing Support
#16 Deaconess Training – LCMS Partner churches
#17 Lutheran Young Adult Corps Scholarships
#18 Providing Hope for Detroit – Acts 2 Enterprise
#19 Rosa Young Academies

Disbursed

$25,000
$80,000
$50,000
$0
$0
$0
$72,000

$0

$100,000

$100,000

$70,000
$50,000
$32,500
$0
$100,000
$55,000
$0
$25,000
$25,000

Balance

$25,000
-0-
-0-
$120,000
100,000
$75,000
-0-

$60,000

-0

-0-

$30,000
-0-
-0-
$100,000
-0-
$35,000
$25,000
$75,000
-0-

2016-2017 (We meet in Room 301 from 1-3 PM.)

2016

Sat. September 17 - Welcoming Potluck and General Meeting

Sunday, October 2 - LWML SUNDAY (“Noisy Mites”)

Sat. October 15 - Activity: Make Christmas gifts for Nursing home

Sat. Oct. 29 - Zone Fall Celebration, (9 AM-2:30 PM) at Mt. Zion, Peoria

Sat. November 19 - Thanksgiving Bible Study and General Meeting

Sunday, November 27—First Sunday in Advent

**NOTE DATE CHANGE** Sat. December 17 - Christmas Celebration & Caroling at Nursing Home

2017

Sat. January 21 - Guest Speaker: Amy Formella (LBT Missionary) and Bible Study

Sat. February 18 - Guest Speaker: Karen Hardecoupf (LCMS Parish Nurse) and  General Meeting

Sunday, February 26 - “Adopt A Missionary” brunch for Amy Formella

March 1 - Ash Wednesday

Sat. March 18 - Bible Study and General Meeting

Sat. April 15 - Ice Cream Social & Easter Breakfast set-up

Sunday, April 16 - EASTER! He is risen! He is risen indeed!

Sat. May 20 - Activity: Armed Services Celebration in the Sanctuary

June 22-25 -  National Convention “Jesus Christ Above All”, Albuquerque, NM