ZLCWP2022

As part of Zumbro’s 10 year anniversary of partnership with Iambi Lutheran Hospital in Tanzania, we are working to raise $20,000 for two important initiatives for Iambi: To purchase an anesthesia machine to support surgical treatments. To assist with upgrading to an electronic medical record system. The Zumbro Tanzania Team, along with Dr. Gudu, Iambi …

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Zumbro Lutheran Church is celebrating its 10th anniversary in partnership with Iambi Lutheran Hospital in Tanzania. In honor of this special occasion, the Zumbro Lutheran Church Council has approved the Tanzania Team’s fundraising objective of $20,000, and has pledged matching funds up to $10,000 through Zumbro’s capital campaign mission tithe. The necessity of the $20,000 …

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By Apartment 5: Lily Schwartz, Avery Lichty, Natalie Drake, Maya Nordine, Will Kipp, Ethan Koepsell, Ethan Post, Max Parney, Lucas Cramer, Jen Gruendler, Janette Davis, and Lisa Kipp. Hola! Today was our last day volunteering at the church. The bible story today was Jesus calms the storm. For this, we helped kids make a storm …

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By Jen Gruendler This week we’re spending time exploring the verse: “How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, ‘Your God reigns!’” Isaiah 52:7 Wednesday, we talked about how we proclaim God’s peace and shalom to …

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By Sue Jenkins, Maggie Smith, Monica Robertson, and Sarah Perrotti We started the day by getting ready for VBS camp. We weren’t sure whether to expect 20 kids or 200. We were all a bit nervous, but we ended up having lots of fun! The kids started coming at 8:30am, even though the program wasn’t supposed to start …

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By Luke and Sam Freimuth, Marcus Cramer, Bob Freimuth and Scott Schwartz Our group woke up this morning to a meal of banana pancakes and we prepared ourselves for the day ahead. We traveled to, La Iglesia de Roatan (The Church of Roatan), where we will serve for the next week, and we met Pastor …

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Many prayers and blessings for the 35 Zumbro youth and adults headed to Roatan, Honduras this Sunday, June 26. Totes of supplies and shoes for residents are packed as this mission trip team prepares to spread the love of Jesus to our friends in Roatan. Look for mission trip updates on this blog and social …

Mission Trip to Roatan, Honduras Departs Sunday, June 26 Read More »

“For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink.  I was a stranger and you welcomed me, naked and you clothed me.  I was ill and you comforted me, in prison and you came to visit me.  I assure you, as often as you did it for …

Welcoming Afghan Refugees Read More »

We continue to have a wonderful week serving and playing on The North Shore. Camp House has been wonderful hosts- great staff, boats, fat tire bikes, a fun lake and pontoon, and sweet and holy campfire worship each night where we explored what it means that Jesus is the light of the world! We spent …

Middle School Mission Trip Part 2. Read More »

All 16 of us arrived to Camp House in Brimson, MN on Sunday evening after a day of traveling and adventures in Duluth. We have Camp House all to ourselves (and are being welcomed well by their staff-3 adult humans, 1 dog named Izze and 3 chickens). The group is loving the water front boats, …

Middle School Mission Trip-We’re HERE! Read More »