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LUTHERAN WOMEN IN MISSION

MINNESOTA SOUTH DISTRICT

Lutheran Women Meeting the Gospel Challenge

MISSION STATEMENT

The mission of the Minnesota South District Lutheran Women's Missionary League is to asist each woman of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synold in affirming her relationship with the Triune God so that she is enable to use her gifts in ministry to the people of the world.  (Adopted 1988)

THE LEAGUE PLEDGE

In fervent gratitude for the Savior's dying love and His blood-bought gift of redemption we didicate ourselvles to Him with all that we are and have; 

And in obedience to His call for workers in the harvest fields, we pledge Him our willing service whereer and whenever He has need of us.

We consecrate to our Savior our hands to work for him, our feet to go on His errands, our voice to sing His praises, our lips to proclaim His redeeming love, our silver and our gold to extend His kingdom, our will to do His will, and ever power of our life to the great task of bringin the lost and the erring into eternal fellowsip with Him.  Amen

INTERESTING FACTS

Official name:         Lutheran Women's Missionary League

Motto:                     "Serve the Lord with gladness" (Psalm 100:2)

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Status:  The official women's auxiliary of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.

LWML Sunday: Officially celebrated the first Sunday in October

Publications: Lutheran Woman's Quarterly (national LWML)

                      Women On a Mission (the WOM - MN South District)  Note:  can be read online at www.mnslwml.org one week following each district board meeting.)

Our Purpose

The LWML helps women of the church grow spiritually through Christian Life, Servant Resources, Human Care and Gospel Outreach grants.

  • Christian Life - to nourish her through the Word for Christian living.
  • Servant Resources - to develop grifts and abilities as a servant leader to others.
  • Human Care - to provide opportunities for helping others.
  • Gospel Outreach - to support the work of spreading the Gospel by voluntary donations of mites.

 

We invite you to join us!

Please contact a Society member in your congregation, an LWML District officer, or check out our website at www.mnslwml.org for more information about becoing a member of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League.

Note: We also offer special district

programs for young women!

Mite Box Ministry

The MITE BOX is a small box used to receive gifts of gratitude to support the projects and programs of the LWML. 

Anyone who wishes to contribute to the missions may use a MITE BOX.

MITE BOX offerings are collected and sent to the DISTRICT on a regular asis by the SOCIETY.

The DISTRICT keeps 75% of all MITE offerings for district grants; 25% is sent to the national LWML for its mission goal and programs.

 

Memorials and Bequests

You may honor a loved one by sending a memorial to the District LWML Financial Secretary.  The District Memorial and Bequest Committee will distribute the funds for the mission and ministry of the District LMWL, the national LWML, or the LUtheran Church-Missouri Synod.

Conferences and Zones

CAPITOL CONFERENCE

Northeast Suburban Zone

St. Paul Metro Zone

CROW RIVER CONFERENCE

Arlington Zone

Litchfield Zone

Mankato Zone

McLeod Zone

LYNDALE CONFERENCE

Southeast Suburban Zone

St. Croix River Zone

MINNEAPOLIS CONFERENCE

Minneapolis Metro Zone

Northwest Suburban Zone

Southwest Suburban Zone

MINNETONKA CONFERENCE

Lake Minnetonka Zone

North Carver County Zone

South Carver County Zone

OWATONNA CONFERENCE

Austin Zone

Faribault Zone

Waseca Zone

SOUTHWEST CONFERENCE

Blue Earth Zone

Pipestone Zone

Sherburn Zone

Worthington Zone

WHITEWATER CONFERENCE

Lake Pepin Zone

Rochester Zone

Winona Zone

LWML Headquarters

Lutheran Women's Missionary League

3558 S Jefferson Ave. Saint Louis MO 63118

1-800-252-LWML (5965)

Fax: 1-314-268-1532  email: lwml@lwml.org

Web site:  www.lwml.org