Lutheran Women's Missionary League

 

As stated on their website:

The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) is the official women’s auxiliary of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. For 75 years, the LWML has focused on affirming each woman’s relationship with Christ, encouraging and equipping women to live out their Christian lives in active mission ministries and to support global missions.

The objectives of the Society shall be:

  • To foster and support the program and objectives of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League.

  • To provide opportunities for spiritual growth and Christian fellowship among the women of ORL.

  • To further a love for and to help provide for active participation in Christian Service.

The LWML at ORL is made up of the members of the organized circles and/or any woman who wishes to be a member of LWML without circle membership.


Are you Interested in joining LWML?

Membership is open to any woman who is a communicant members of ORL’s Congregation. Membership shall be made by expressing that desire to the circle or society president. New members shall be welcomed in a regular constituted society meeting.

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What’s a Circle?

  • Circles are working units that carry out the objectives of the Society

  • Each Circle engages in activities approved by the LWML and begin each meeting with a devotion or Christian topic.

  • They only accept free-will offerings.


Events

Advent by Candlelight in odd years and Mother/Daughter Tea in even years

LWML Sunday is the 3rd week in October

LWML Bazaar is the 2nd Saturday in November


Projects

Circle III continues to accept donations of coats and/or hoodies for Faris School & ORL Early Learning Center. Sizes needed are Coats 2-10 and Hoodies 10-16. Right now there are good sales in the stores. We will also find home for gently used coats and hoodies, any and all sizes!

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Coats for Kids

Additional Mission Projects Adopted

  • Collect Items for layette, school, and health kits

  • Collect SOAP for Lutheran World Relief. Regular size bars, must be new and in original wrapper.

  • ORL Food Bank as needed.