The mission of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League is to assist each woman of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod in affirming her relationship with the Triune God so that she is enabled to use her gifts in ministry to the people of the world.


LWML Prayer Day Service – March 9
Come and worship with us at MOST Ministries on Saturday, March 9 at 9 a.m. The theme for this annual event is “God CARES For You.” Learn about Confession, Attention, Regard,Enigmatic, and Salvation through God’s Word as found in Psalm 94:16-19. MOST is located at 655 Phoenix Drive, Ann Arbor 48108. Contact Beth DeMeritt with questions.

Council of Lutheran Women Luncheon (CLW) – March 19
Women of St. Luke! You are cordially invited to attend this annual luncheon on Tuesday, March 19 at the Burton Manor in Livonia from 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. Each year our St. Luke LWML honors one woman as its Woman of the Year (WOY). This year we will gather around Maria Clarke from University Lutheran Chapel and celebrate her selection as our WOY! The luncheon will feature Gayle Sommerfeld, founder of MOST Ministries, as guest speaker. Tickets are $29.01. You may also purchase Gayle’s book, “Beyond Sight.” For detail, reservations, and book purchases, please contact Linda Murdock. Make checks payable to St. Luke Lutheran Church by February 28.

New Mission Grants voted in at the LWML MI District 2018 Convention 2018-2020

Mission Grants of LWML Michigan District – $242,050

1. Filling pulpits by Providing Scholarships for Michigan Men in Seminary – $25,000

2. The Luke Project 52 Mother and Baby Clinic – $25,000

3. Financial Assistance for Concordia Theological Sem. Ft. Wayne, IN, Food and Clothing Co-op to Purchase Food – $10,000

4. Trinity HOPE Haitian Feeding Program – $15,000

5. Acts 2 Enterprise – Impacting Lives in Michigan’s Urban Communities – $25,000

6. New Beginnings for Children with Learning Needs – $25,000

7. Women Reaching Arab Women with the Gospel in Dearborn, Michigan – $25,000

8. Scholarships for Female Students Studying to be a Deaconess or Professional Church Worker – $20,000

9. Lutheran Books for Missionaries Around the World (Lutheran Heritage Foundation) – $15,000

10. Expanding the Connecting Kids to Christ (“Gifts for All God’s Children”) Tutoring Program – $25,000

11. Support for Concordia Seminary’s (St. Louis) International Graduate School Students – $10,000

12. MOST Ministries Eyeglass Edger – $22,050

Make checks payable to: LWML MI District Mail to: Sandy Maya, 6600 Constitution Blvd. # 402, Portage, MI 49024