Here at Christ Memorial we support a wide variety of missions and outreach.
LUTHERAN CHURCH MISSOURI SYNOD - WORLD MISSIONS
These are the Guidelines for our Mission Giving at CMLCS:
- Spread the Good News of Jesus
- Tithe congregational giving - at least 10% of all collections support God's Work outside of CMLCS
- Support District & Synod
- Give entire Advent & Lenten offerings to Missions
- Support Missions where members are in active participation
A look at some of the guidelines as of January 2020
We have exceeded 10% of congregational income given to Missions.
District and Synod Support
CMLCS has given monthly for these ministries.
Advent & Lenten Offerings
All of our offerings at Advent and Lenten services go to support other Missions including:
Orphan Grain Train
LWML Eastern District Mission Fund
Liberian Lutheran Church & School (Pastor Zogar)
Missionary Pastor Gary Schuschke (Frankfort, Germany)
Pastor Art Boone at Hispanic ministry in Baltimore
On-going Quarterly Support for:
Support for Philadelphia Lutheran Ministries (PLM)
Missionary Pastor James Sharp in Uruquay
Salvation Army Food Pantry - Food and supplies collected the 2nd Sunday of every month and delivered to West Chester by the members.