Global Mission Ministry
Zion’s Global Ministry Committee focuses on ministry opportunities beyond our local community, focusing on Zion’s mission statement – serve those in need, sharing Christ’s word, strengthening faith and serving those in need.
Partners and Projects
- All Ages Duluth Mission Trip by Pastor Luke I think of Grandma’s marathon, of the lift bridge, of Lake Superior, and of a sailing adventure I once took with some friends. Duluth has some great memories for me and I’m excited to get back there this summer with a mission in mind. Zion’s All Ages mission trip is all set and nearly ...
- Harvest of Hands Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has. ~Margaret Mead Final reports from the Baby Animal Fair in April are in … the event was a success with $13,850 raised for Heifer International and 3,211 pounds of food plus $651 in donations for ...
- Tornado Relief A two-mile-wide tornado ripped through Moore, OK, claiming lives and leaving behind a devastating trail of destruction. Plaza Towers Elementary School stood right in the path of the storm’s 166-200 mph winds. Through ELCA Disaster Response, the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) is responding in areas affected by these tornadoes. Lutheran Disaster Response affiliates are already ...
- Kelsey in Malaysia: In 2009 and 2010 the congregation helped support Kelsey Mackereth as she spent a year in Malaysia through the Young Adults in Global Missions program with the ELCA. Kelsey’s Blog
- Schelleng Congregation in Nigeria: Information about Schelleng
- Murnyak Family in Tanzania: For 25 years, Zion helped support Dennis and Meredith Murnyak’s ministry with fish farming in Tanzania. Newsletter Articles about the work of the Murnyak family