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Ministry Outreach: Women's Ministry
The objectives of the Women's Ministry of St. Luke's are:
- To serve Christ and St. Luke's, by moral and active support of the
church's program and its activities.
- To develop and maintain a greater Mission consciousness among women.
- To gather funds for missions.
- To promote Bible study among the women of this congregation and to all others who desire to study with us.
Women's Ministry of St. Luke's, an affiliate of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League, (LWML) is comprised of 11 circles. To obtain more information in regard to these circles, please call the church office @ 423-5990.
Operate the St. Luke's Bookstore (located in the Fellowship Hall) which, in part, supports the congregation's Student Fund.
Support for students preparing for full time church work with their prayers, cards, letters and gifts.
Make quilts for World Relief, Orphan Grain Train and disaster victims. Some quilts are sold to provide money for their mission project and sewing supplies.
Lutheran Bible Translators
Build, maintain and promote the church library. We also repair hymnals as needed.
Navajo Evangelical Lutheran Mission in Chinle and Rock Point, AZ.
Members care for and maintain the confirmation gowns and the Children's Activity Bags, coordinate the Baptism banners and napkins, support Camp Luther with craft projects for their Canteen.
Home in Watertown, WI; Providing volunteers for Bethesda Resale Shop in Wisc. Rapids; Support of a missionary trainee in Ireland.
Share produce with the Family Center and others in need.
Garden Produce Sharing at St. Luke's; maintain outside landscaping; and maintain the community gardens on location at St. Luke's.
To act as the school board of St. Luke's Preschool/4K.
Ronald McDonald House
Visit patients in Strawberry Lane and Edgewater Nursing Homes, and those who have extended stays at Riverview Hospital and in private homes.
Lutheran Braille Workers of Yucaipa, California.
Welcome new children born or adopted into St. Luke's congregation with a meal and flower for the family. Provide meals to others as need arises.
Maintain a small pantry for emergency needs of congregation and community members.
Maintain the Altar Area, prepare for communion and maintain communion ware. Maintain the linens, flowers, plants and altar frontals.
Secret Friends to the current Confirmation Class.
Members assemble the monthly Luke Lines for mailing, assist in keeping addresses for college students current, send cards to Service men & women and prepare other special mailings.
Supports Missionaries Dale and Karen Smith - Bemidji, MN
Members make nursing home visits, create birthday corsages & special corsages for residents 90 years of age or older and run the Bingo Party once a month.
Members help with Lutheran Church Services each month at Strawberry Lane Medical and Rehab Center.