The Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) is the official women’s auxiliary of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. for almost 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 mission of the Lutheran Women's Missionary League is to assist each woman of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod in affirming her relationship with the Triune God so that she is enabled to use her gifts in ministry to the people of the world.
The St. John Ladies Aid met on Wednesday, October 26th, 2016. Carol Brinkmeyer led us in the study of Mary and Martha, Luke 10:38-42. Roll call was taken with 8 members present. The minutes of the September meeting were read and approved. The treasurer’s report was given and approved. OLD BUSINESS: Dianne Kouba thanked the ladies for the cookies and deviled eggs donated to the Crete Blood Drive held on October 18th.
NEW BUSINESS: Election will be held at our November meeting. Names drawn for the nominating committee were: Marilyn Nast, Shirley Reetz, and LaVonne Nitzel. October birthdays—Dianne Kouba, October anniversary—Leroy and Donna Hillgren. Hostess for the November meeting will be Carol Brinkmeyer. The meeting ended with the Lord’s Prayer and the common table prayer. - Dianne Kouba, substitute secretary
LWML will be collecting canned goods and non perishable food items during the month of November. Please bring your items to church and place them in the tote box in the narthex. These will be donated to Blue Valley in Crete for distribution to needy persons. We hope to deliver them to Blue Valley by Thanksgiving. Thanks for your help!