Mission Service is a committee in the Gospel Outreach Department. It was previously Human Care and was served by a vice president. It is now served by an appointed chairman. Mary Afsharirad is the current chair of the Mission Service Committee and can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Texas LWR Ingathering in Houston, Seguin and Dallas have been scheduled for November 2020. Thank you for your patience during this unprecedented time. We hope to resume the normal ingathering schedule in spring 2021 — the week after Easter.
|Area Served||Southeast portion of
SE ELCA Synod
|Del Rio, Kerrville,
Austin, Victoria and
points south, including
SW ELCA Synod
|Temple to Lufkin and
points north & west,
including North Texas
Nov 7, 2020
Nov 7–9, 2020
Nov 14, 2020
|Times||9 am – 4 pm||
Sat 8 am – 5 pm
Contact Site Coordinator by email to schedule a drop-off date & time
|9 am – 3 pm|
|St John Lutheran Church||Messiah
|Address||14423 West Road
Houston, TX 77065
|600 S Center St
Marion, TX 78124
|1801 W. Plano Pkwy
Plano, TX 75075
(on drop-off days)
|Site Chairman||Sandy Miller
|Key Leader for all sites||Jean Webber
Click here for the 2020 LWR Bulletin for detailed information and instructions, including LWR ingathering report form and LWR shipping label template.
LWR Ingathering Report
LWR Shipping Labels
Click here for final 2019 Ingathering totals
Instructions for packing boxes for LWR: Think Like a Bug
The goal of the Lutheran World Relief Stamporee is to support LWR's Quilt and Kit Shipping Fund, which provides funding for the shipping of goods to those in need around the world. All LWML groups are encouraged to collect and save cancelled and new postage stamps. Click here.
Questions and to learn more contact:
710 Arrow Point Dr., Unit #1
Cedar Park, TX 78613
Orphan Grain Train is a 501c3 Nonprofit Christian volunteer network that shares personal and material resources with needy people in America and around the world. Grain Train volunteers gather donations of clothing, medical supplies, food, Christian literature, and other aid to meet real needs. The Orphan Grain Train movement is a loving response to Jesus Christ’s example as a servant and His love for us. For more information visit their website, ogt.org. For a complete list of items to donate or to donate monetarily, go to www.ogt.org/donate.
|OGT COLLECTION SITES|
OGT Highland Lakes of Texas
|Trinity Klein Lutheran Church|
15946 Hwy 29
5201 Spring Cypress Rd.
Myrna Choitz; OGT-HLTX@Outlook.com
Tuesday morning (year-round)
|Monday–Friday 8 am – 4:30 pm at the church office (year-round)|
|Volunteer Opportunity||Thursday to sort and pack items||Call for volunteer opportunities|
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