Serve the Lord with Gladness

South Wisconsin District

Mission Opportunities

We are given many opportunities to become "Lutheran Women in Mission" and here you can find some of the greatest areas of need. Some projects are small and individual missions and some projects are worldwide and require many hands to complete. Serve the Lord with gladness.
  • Greeting Card Ministry
    Feb 25, 2019

    Greeting Card Ministry Update!  While there was a brief period of time that the Kettle Moraine prison was no longer accepting greeting cards, that has been resolved.  Please continue to save the cards!  The cards can be given to Barb Kaun or Judy Paulson and they will be distributed accordingly.  Thank you very much!

  • Clothing Protector
    Mar 29, 2019

    This is an ingathering item to be brought to the 2019 LWML SWD Fall Retreat

    Instructions for how to make a Clothing Protector for Bethesda Lutheran Community Homes is here.

  • Prayer Cloth
    Mar 29, 2019

    This is an ingathering to be brought to the 2019 LWML SWD Fall Retreat.

    Instructions for how to crochet a Prayer Cloth for Bethesda Lutheran Community Homes is here.

  • How to make a coronavirus mask
    Apr 28, 2020


    How to Make an Adult Mask with Ties
    Supplies for 1 mask:
    One (1) 8x14 inch piece of cotton fabric
    Two (2) 1.5 x34 inch strips
    Thread & sewing machine
    Prepare the mask:
    On 8/14 inch piece, right sides together, sew ¼ inch seam, creating
    Turn right sides out, press seam and fabric.
    Make 3 pleats, approx. 1 inch each in size, using steam or pins to
    hold. Mask will be approx. 3-3.5inches in width.
    Sew ¼ inch seam on each side of mask, securing pleats.
    Trim seam allowance.
    Prepare ...

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  • Ink Cartridge Recycling Program
    Jan 26, 2021

    LWML SWD                                                                                                             Recycling


    Please take note: Many changes due to the Covid-19 issues, have taken place since most of your last recycling shipments.


    NEW SHIPMENT changes: Items ship via US Postal Service! So, you’d take your collection to your local PO for shipment


    NEW REQUESTS FOR LABELS: Labels are to be requested from the head of this whole program: Marguerite Christman (M.L.C. Enterprises) via email: [email protected]; or phone: 405-737-8289  You MUST tell her HOW MANY cartridges you will be shipping. There MUST be at LEAST 8!  You CAN have more but not less then this number. SHE will then send you ...

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