CROSS Food Shelf – Donate time or funds to help your neighbors in need. Non-perishable food donations may be dropped off in the North Gathering Area at Word of Peace. CROSSServices.org.
Sharing & Caring Hands Soup Kitchen – A compassionate response to the needs of the poor in downtown Minneapolis. Prepare food or come along to serve the meal; watch for quarterly announcements or visit sharingandcaringhands.org.
Habitat for Humanity – Simple, decent, affordable housing. Join other Word of Peace volunteers to help build in the summer; watch for announcements or visit Habitat's local website.
Feed My Starving Children – Feeding God's children, hungry in body and spirit. Donate or volunteer to hand-pack meals specially formulated for malnourished children. fmsc.org
Global Health Ministries – Continue the healing ministry of Jesus Christ by enhancing the healthcare programs of Lutheran churches in other countries. Donate or volunteer to sort & pack donated medical equipment at the Fridley warehouse: ghm.org
Bread for the World – Urging our nation’s leaders to end hunger. Attend a workshop to learn more, and watch for our next Offering of Letters, asking our leaders to end hunger at home & abroad. bread.org
Support Pat & Jackie Bencke, our ELCA missionaries in Japan, by signing up for a week or more of sponsorship. The cost is just $40 per week and you can sign up on the bulletin board outside the church office. You can also donate online or stop by the church office to pay with cash, check or credit/debit card.
Sponsor a Student or Project Overseas with Education India – connecting & encouraging through faith. Visit lutheranpartners.org for more information.
Lutheran Partners in Global Ministry sends people on mission trips at various times throughout the year. Contact the Global Mission Team for information about upcoming Word of Peace trips, or visit Lutheran Partners in Global Ministry about their upcoming mission trips.
Senior High Summer Mission Trips - Contact the Youth Ministry office for details about upcoming trips.