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Mission Opportunities Short Term (MOST) – January 5-17, 2019

MOST is looking for volunteers to be part of a mission trip to Tanzania over January 5-17, 2019.  The team will be teaching the Tanzanians how to make feminine hygiene pads.  They do not send out many sewing teams so if sewing is one of your skills, this trip might be for you.  For detailed information click here.

Council of Lutheran Women’s 55th Annual Luncheon – March 19, 2019

The Council of Lutheran Women’s 55th Annual Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, March 19, 22019 at the Burton Manor located at 27777 Schoolcraft, Livonia, MI 48150. The cost for the luncheon is $29.01.  One woman from the member congregations will be honored as the Woman of the Year.  The preferred method of purchasing your reservations are through Eventbrite, which is an online reservation site.  Instructions and a link to the website are found below.    You may also order copies of Gayle Sommerfeld’s book with your reservation for $12.19.  If you are uncomfortable using the online reservation site and can’t find someone at your Church to do it for you, please contact Candie Sionkowski at 734-323-8008.

Woman of the Year Nomination Form

Sponsor Honorarium Letter

Information for Advertisers

CLW Annual Luncheon Letter

CLW Registration Instructions

Online Eventbrite Registration Link

Council of Lutheran Women’s Spring Meeting – April 29, 2019

The Council of Lutheran Women’s Spring Meeting will be held on April 29, 2019 at St. Matthew Lutheran Church located at 5885 N. Venoy Road, Westland, MI 48185.


Volunteers Needed to Tutor At-Risk Children

Gifts for All God’s Children (GFAGC) is a non-profit organization giving and supporting at-risk children. Connecting Kids to Christ (CKC) begins on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at East Bethlehem Lutheran Church located at 3510 E. Outer Drive, Detroit, Michigan. They are seeking volunteers to tutor one day a week. St. Philip Lutheran Church located at 2884 E. Grand Blvd., Detroit, Michigan is starting a CKC on Wednesdays. GFAGC is also looking for help to distribute gifts at Christmas to at-risk children. For more information go to http://www.giftsforallgodschildren.org

LWML Michigan District Dearborn/Downriver Zone Monthly Bible Study

The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Dearborn/Downriver Zone is resuming its monthly Bible Study on the second Saturday of the month from 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.  Books are $10.  The Bible Study is at Christ the King Lutheran Church located at 16700 Pennsylvania Road, Southgate, Michigan.

Lutheran Senior Walkers at the Detroit Zoo on Tuesdays

Lutheran Senior Walkers will be meeting at the Detroit Zoo on Tuesday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. (NOTE Change in the Time). Meet at the benches in front of the Wildlife Interpretive Gallery. Look for smiling seniors wearing walking shoes.  Admission to the Zoo is needed.