FROM THE PRESIDENT, JAN LADENDORF...
LWML FALL RETREAT - The LWML SWD Fall Retreat will be held at Green Lake Conference Center in Green Lake, WI on September 21-23, 2017. If you are planning to go, you need to make reservations with the Conference Center by August 11th to get the discounted rate. The keynote speaker is Sarah Long-Radloff, the LWML NWD Heart to Heart Sister. Vicar Blas, Missionary-at-large for the Sheboygan Hispanic Outreach Ministry will be sharing his experiences with the Hispanic Ministry, as one of the breakout speakers. Registration for the retreat is due by September 2, 2017. If you are interested in attending the Fall Retreat, information and registration forms are available on the LWML table in the entryway.
LWML MITE BOX SUNDAY - Mite Box Sunday is the first Sunday of every month. These mites support our mission grants for the South Wisconsin District and the National LWML. Big mite boxes are located on the LWML table.
LUTHERAN WORLD RELIEF COLLECTION - We plan to fill our baby kits, health kits, and school kits for Lutheran World Relief at our September 20th meeting. To complete these kits, we are still in need of these items:
sleepers, bath towels, nail clippers, toothbrushes, rulers, blue and black pens, and erasers. Pease put them in the box in the mailroom. Thank you for your help!
Dates to remember:
- September 20, 2017 LWML Meeting
- September 21-23, 2017 Fall Retreat, Green Lake Conference Center