The Mission Board is responsible, for encouraging the congregation to share the Gospel and for coordinating Christian social concerns.
Some recent projects the Mission Board has supported include:
Operation Christmas Child, collection of shoebox gifts for children around the world, sponsored by Samaritan’s Purse. www.samaritanspurse.org
Shoeman Water Project, collection of shoes to provide clean water to undeveloped countries. www.shoemanwater.org
Lutheran World Relief Fair Trade sales to benefit the poor. www.lwr.org
Semi-annual Mission Festivals to draw attention to missions, far and near.
Warrensburg Food Center to staff volunteers and provide donations.
CROP Hunger Walk to raise money for Church World Service and Warrensburg Food Center. www.cwsglobal.org
Christmas Store to provide holiday meals to needy families in Johnson County.
Haskell Indian Nations University LIGHT (Lutheran Indians Gathering and Helping Together) is the Lutheran Student Ministry at Haskell Indian Nations University, located in Lawrence, Kansas. www.haskelllight.org