Lutheran Women's Missionary League

Who is an LWML Woman?

She is a member of a congregation of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod.  She is a member of the Lutheran Woman's Missionary League.  She attends worship services faithfully.  She attends church and LWML functions as often as possible.  She is a mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, daughter, and a baptized child of God.

What Might an LWML Woman Do?

She prays daily.  She helps to make quilts by serving, tying, and/or donating supplies for others to make quilts. She puts her change in the Mite box and includes a prayer for million grants - both on the district and national level.  She assists with fellowship hour by baking, serving, and/or cleaning up the kitchen.  She attends Bible study and may sometimes lead the group.  She helps with the food bank.  She cooks and serves at Advent and Lenten meals at her Church.  She makes bandages to send to the missions in Africa.  Most of all - she uses her gifts to God's glory and "Serves the Lord with Gladness".

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Mission Statement

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.

The mission statement shares what God wants of each of us.  To:

  • know Jesus Christ as our Savior and Lord; 
  • have a personal relationship with our Lord;
  • love Him so much as to submit to His will in our lives;
  • recognize our spiritual gifts and desire to use them for God's glory;
  • recognize our uniqueness in the body of Christ; and
  • have a passion to serve the Lord when He calls.

God doesn't expect....or want...us to be leaders on our own.  He wants to equip us as we step out in confidence; as we follow His will for our lives, He promises to be there to guide us.

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