Convention Results!

Thu, Jul 21, 2022 10:12 PM


Grant Goal: The goal for mission grants was set by the members at $289,500! 

Mite Goal: The goal for mites is $386,000 (this is the grant goal increased to allow for the amount of mites that are sent for the national grants).

There were 14 propose grants; 100% of all 14 are approved totalling the Grant Goal of $289,500!

Newly elected officers are:

  • Vice President of Special Focused Ministries - Ann Campbell, Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church, Holland of Lakeshore Zone
  • Vice President of Christian Outreach - Laura Boeberitz, St Augustine Lutheran Church, Troy of Suburban Lights Zone
  • Recording Secretary - Denise Mosey, Faith Lutheran Church, Bridgeport of the Saginaw Valley Zone
  • (candidate declined position – per LWML Michigan District by-laws, the Executive Committee will fill the vacant position)
  • Treasurer - Lynette Luksan, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Jackson in the Irish Hills Zone
  • Pastoral Counselor - Rev. David Winningham, Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Clare in the Mid-Michigan Zone

Ingathering for the Orphan Grain Train - Total of 3,419 items

  • Infant Clothing - 853 items
  • Toddler Clothing - 432 items
  • Young Children's Clothing - 526 items
  • Older Children's Clothing - 1,089 items
  • Teen Clothing - 519 items

Gift cards were received for Concordia Theological Seminary at Ft Wayne and Concordia Seminary St Louis and totaled $4,565.

At the servant events, volunteers completed

  • 50 Lap Blankets for Phil's Friends
  • 235 eyeglass cases for MOST Ministries
  • 38 homeless mats for Franklin Avenue Mission
  • Stamps trimmed and sorted with proceeds to support Lutheran Bible Translator, Becky Grossman

God is Good! Let us give thanks - and get to work!