Many Missions at Maynard Lutheran
We are blessed to have many mission opportunities at Maynard Lutheran. Some are short-term, others are traditions! Some are local, others synod-wide, state-wide, national, and global. We are here to serve- and to share the abundance God has freely given to us.
LOCAL MISSION OPPORTUNITIES:
*Food Shelf *MAC Pac backpacks for students *Campus Ministry at Ridgewater College *Goodies for Care Center residents *Quilts for Care Center and Group Home residents *Clothing and winter wear for students at MACCRAY *5K Fun Run/Walk *Rodeo food stand *Free Harvest Breakfast *Collections of items for area animal shelters
SYNODICAL MISSION OPPORTUNITIES:
*Food for Kids meal packing events *Blanket tying for fire departments (to give to survivors of fire) *Quilts donated to Bible Camps for fundraising events *Card making for veterans *Supporting our companion synod in South Africa *Benevolence to synod churches in need
GLOBAL MISSION OPPORTUNITIES:
*Quilts for Lutheran World Relief *God's Global Barnyard *Missionary sponsorship *Making layettes, school kits, and wrapping bandages for overseas use *Vacation Bible School with an emphasis on God's Good Creation or the Malaria Initiative *Benevolence to the Synod and Churchwide expressions of the church that is passed along through ELCA organizations such as Lutheran World Relief, World Hunger, Lutheran colleges and Seminaries, Youth in Global Missions scholarships and stipends, and so much more *Matthew 25 Ministries