New England District

Lutheran Women's Missionary League

Gospel Outreach

Cindy Zattich, Vice President – GospelOutreach@lwml-ned.org
Susan Dow, Committee Chairman – GospelOutreachChair@lwml-ned.org

Gospel Outreach is responsible for accepting and distributing college scholarships, Short Term Mission Trip scholarships and Mission Grant Projects. Our goal is to support missions that are local, national and foreign. We collect coins and donations through Mite Boxes to help pay for our mission grant goals.

65% of all mites collected go to LWML-NED Mission Grants
25% of all mites go to LWML (national) Mission Grants
10% of all mites go to LWML-NED administration costs

List of 2016-2018 LWML-NED Mission Grants: 2016-2018 LWML-NED Mission Grants

List of 2015-2017 National LWML Mission Grants:2015 – 2017 LWML Mission Goal & Grants

The 2016-2018 LWML-NED Mission Grants are funded through the gifts of mites to the New England District LWML. Mite donation checks should be made payable to “LWML-NED” and mailed to:

Shirley Schindler, LWML Treasurer
6 Davis Road
Ellington, CT  06029-3701

Remittance Form

 

 Church Worker Scholarships

 

2016-2017 Church Worker Scholarship Awarded

Alarik Morris, Christ Lutheran Church; Amston, CT and Sean Carpenter , Lutheran Church of the Savior, Bedford, MA, were each awarded a  $1750 church worker scholarship.

2015-2016 Church Worker Scholarship Awarded

Alarik Morris, Christ Lutheran Church; Amston, CT –  pastoral training, Concordia University, Ann Arbor  ($3500)

2014-2015 Church Worker Scholarship Awarded

Sean Carpenter from the Lutheran Church of the Savior, Bedford, MA is going to Concordia University, Nebraska.  Sean is in his junior year and is studying to be a pastor. ($3500)

Please keep these young men in your prayer.

Short Term Mission Trips

Praise God!  Pastors and parishioners in New England are on fire for missions!

 

 Short-term Mission Trip Scholarships 2017 (so far)

Jon Rossman, Mt. Calvary; Acton, MA : went to Gbarnga, Liberia, to build a Lutheran school; $400

 

Short-term Mission Trip Scholarships 2016

John Woods, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church; Providence, RI  : went to Gbarnga, Liberia, helping to build a school, $400

Lynn and David Batchelder, Frank Sienkiewicz, and Peggy Hothem all from Our Savior; Topsfield, MA :  went on a trip to New Mexico to minister to the Navajo people; all received $400 each

Tony Luna, Brent Fox, Abinadad Viera, and Greg Meyer  all from Grace Lutheran; Nashua, NH :  went on a trip to Tijuana, Mexico, to build a house for a family in need; all received $200 each

Stephanie Czekanski; Our Redeemer; Smithfield, RI : went to Sao, Pablo, Guatemala, with the Central American Lutheran Mission Society, to share the good news of Jesus; $100

Jon Rossman; Mt. Calvary; Acton, MA : went to Gbarnga, Liberia, to build a Lutheran School; $400

Eileen Nelson; Trinity Lutheran; Keene, NH : went to Hungary with Habitat for Humanity via Thrivent Worldwide to help build homes; $400

 

Short-term Mission Trip Scholarships (2015)

 Stephanie Czekanski, Our Redeemer Lutheran Church; Smithfield, RI :   went to San Pablo, Guatemala, providing home repair for a needy family and leading Bible studies, $100

Beverly Durfee, Our Savior Lutheran Church; South Windsor, CT  : went to Harbin, China, giving wheelchairs and Bibles to disabled children and adults, $400

Heidi Karner, Immanuel Lutheran Church; Bristol, CT  went to New Orleans, helping to rebuild homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina, $100

Leigh Nowoichik, Our Savior Lutheran Church; Topsfield, MA : went to Madagascar, LCMS Medical Mercy Team providing medical care and setting up clinics, $400

Bob Ravell, Our Savior Lutheran Church; Topsfield, MA :went to Dominican Republic, working with a disabilities ministry on VBS and repairing group home, $400

Sandy Ravell, Our Savior Lutheran Church; Topsfield, MA : went to Dominican Republic, working with a disabilities ministry on VBS and repairing group home, $400

Jon Rossman, Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church; Acton, MA : went to Nicaragua, learning water/sanitation practices for Gbarnga, Liberia mission work $400

Hilke Schirmer, Lutheran Church of Madison; Madison, CT  : went to Madagascar, LCMS Medical Mercy Team providing medical care in hospital and clinics, $400

Werner Schirmer, Lutheran Church of Madison; Madison, CT : went to Madagascar, LCMS Medical Mercy Team providing medical care in hospital and clinics, $400

Scholarship Applications

Click on the link for forms available on-line:

Submit Anytime:
LWML-NED Short Term Missionary Scholarship Application word

LWML-NED Short Term Missionary Scholarship Application PDF

 

Church Worker College Scholarships

Due August 1, 2017 (for the 2017-2018 school year):

LWML-NED_Church_Worker_Scholarship_Application(2017)PDF

LWML-NED_Church_Worker_Scholarship_Application(2017)Word

 

2018-2020 Mission Grant Proposal  Deadline for proposal are September 30, 2017.

Word Form: Mission-Grant-Project-Guidelines-And-Application2017

PDF Form:  Mission-Grant-Project-Guidelines-And-Application2017