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nullLWML eNews Issue #201 — February 28, 2017

LWML 37th Biennial Convention

nullIn less than four months the LWML 37th Biennial Convention will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on June 22-25, 2017. Take advantage of early registration rates through March 13. Go to for registration information for convention and all the special events.

Inspiring speakers include:
• Steve and Nancy Cohen • Gloria Edwards and Linda Reiser • LCMS Missionaries • Vicar Tim Norton • Donna Pyle • Ida Mall • Deaconess Betty Knapp • Rev. Dr. Gregory P. Seltz • and MANY more!

Exciting entertainment inludes:
• Wendysue Fluegge • Mariachi San Pablo • Humorous Interrupter Jan Struck as Katie Luther • The 75th Diamond Dazzle event on Saturday,  June 24th (Highlighting LWML’s past and looking forward to the future.)

Other events:
• Wednesday’s Tee Up 4 Mites • Thursday’s Servant Connections • Mission in Motion Pledge Walk • Gifts from the Heart

The official LWML 37th Biennial convention polo shirt is ONLY AVAILABLE by PREORDER. Order yours today at and you’ll have it in time for convention travel and activities.

SPECIAL RELEASE: Radiant Reflections, a booklet celebrating 75 years of blessings, will be released at the LWML store during convention. Former LWML Presidents, Synod Presidents, National and District Officers, Pastoral Counselors, and many more share stories and reflections in this exclusive release. Make the LWML store a “must see” stop in the Above All Exhibit Hall during convention and pick up this and many other new items!

Check out the Convention Offering Release


These Missions Need Your Help

March 31st is the deadline for your mission mite offerings to help fund 19 mission grants in the 2015–2017 Biennium. With God’s never ending love on your side, you can help raise the $169,435 still needed to reach the Mission Goal of $2,000,000. Renovation of JEM Seminary Buildings, Hope and Healing to the Navajo People, LCMS Young Adult Corps, and Bringing the Gospel to the Lost Sheep of Israel Mission Grants still need your help and prayer support, please visit

Renovation of JEM Seminary Buildings

Hope and Healing to the Navajo People
LCMS Young Adult Corps
Bringing the Gospel to the Lost Sheep of Israel

2017 Prayer Service

The 2017 LWML Prayer Service is now available at:

  Rev. Dr. Steve Turner includes a prayer service script, worship
folder artwork, and a free downloadable PowerPoint for the service
Lutheran Women’s Missionary League Celebrating 75 Years of
Commending Christ from One  Generation to Another.


Prayer Request

Past LWML President Virginia Von Seggern's husband, Burnell Von Seggern, received his Crown of Glory on February 25, 2017. We send our love to Virginia and thank God for the blessing of having Burnell in our lives. 
Lutheran Women in Mission — The Lutheran Women's Missionary League (LWML) is the official women's auxiliary of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Since 1942, 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 LWML is the leading group for LCMS women where each woman is welcomed and encouraged to use her unique God-given gifts as she supports global missions and serves the Lord with gladness. 
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