Each month, New Covenant Lutheran Church focuses on an outreach to help those in need locally or around the world. Listed below are the current and upcoming Monthly Missions along with updates from our completed Monthly Missions.
New Covenant Lutheran church will be collecting shampoo, conditioner & body wash for ICM. Drop off your contribution in the church entry way or church office.
ICM also collects empty pill bottles with screw tops to distribute the shampoo, conditioner and body wash. If you have any empty pill bottles with screw tops and the labels removed, you can drop those off at the church too.
If you don’t have time to purchase shampoo, conditioner or body wash, you can make a monetary donation and we’ll do the shopping for you. You can donate online by clicking the Donate Now button below and donating to Monthly Mission or by putting your donation in the Sunday offering (indicate on check or envelope Monthly Mission – Shampoo, Conditioner, Body Wash).
Lent (March/April) 2020
Baby Shower for Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest.
Vista del Camino: TBD
Grace Lutheran Church: Monetary donations to purchase bottled water for Grace Lutheran Church’s Heat Respite program.
Vista del Camino: TBD
ICM: Diapers of all sizes for ICM, but they are in need of Sizes 4, 5 & 6 .
Feed My Starving Children: Packing Session date to be announced later.
Vista del Camino: Thanksgiving Boxes
Christmas Angel Tree
New Covenant Lutheran Church will be collecting socks of all sizes for the Harvest Compassion Center. Drop off new socks in the church entry on Sundays or the church office.
Update: 384 pairs of socks were collected from the church and school for Harvest Compassion Center. Thank You!
New Covenant Lutheran Church has adopted 15 children from 4 families through Vista del Camino to provide Christmas gifts. We have also adopted 5 Senior Citizens through Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest to provide gifts.
New Covenant Lutheran Church helped 4 families through Vista del Camino celebrate Christmas this year. The families included 15 children and 7 adults. Along with the gifts noted on the Angel Tree, quilts were provided for each child and the parents and other adults in the family. The Friday Quilters also provided some of the household items on the family wish list and each family was given a $75 gift card for food.
New Covenant Lutheran Church also adopted 5 senior citizens through Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest. They received a quilt along with their gifts noted on the Angel Tree. LSS-SW provides quality care that enables seniors to live at home and maintain their highest level of independence.
New Covenant Lutheran Church is collecting food and monetary donations for Thanksgiving food boxes to give to families through Vista del Camino. Below is a Thanksgiving Food List that will feed a family of four on Thanksgiving. Food for the Thanksgiving Boxes is due at church by November 17th .
Update: New Covenant Lutheran Church collected enough food to provide 19 families with 80 children a Thanksgiving meal. With the $2,025 donated, each family also received a $100 grocery gift card. Thank you for your generosity.
New Covenant Lutheran Church had a packing session at Feed My Starving Children on October 19, 2019.
New Covenant Lutheran Church is also raising $2,000 to provide a pallet of food to feed 22 children for 1 year.
Update: New Covenant Lutheran Church raised $1,685 to provide food for 19 children for 1 year. Thank You!
Diapers of all sizes for ICM, but they are in need of Sizes 4, 5 & 6 .
Update: New Covenant Lutheran Church and School, collected 4,779 diapers for ICM. Over 3,500 diapers were in the size 4-6 range. Thank You!
Toilet Paper and hygiene products for Vista del Camino.
Update: With your support, we collected 831 rolls of TP, 56 bars of soap, countless hotel toiletries and $320 to purchase additional TP and hygiene products. Thank You!
Monetary donations to purchase bottled water for Grace Lutheran Church’s Heat Respite program.
Update: With a goal for $3,000, we were able to collect $4,538 for Grace Lutheran Church’s Heat Respite program. Thank You! God is doing great work through you in helping the homeless.
Breakfast Cereal for Vista del Camino.
Update: 103 boxes of Breakfast Cereal were collected for Vista del Camino. Thank You!
March/April (Lent) 2019
Monetary donations to purchase 50 first aid kits for Lutheran Social Services – Southwest to be given to foster families with any additional money going to ELCA World Hunger.
Update: 50 First Aid Kits and $500 were collected for Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest and $1,000 was collected for ELCA World Hunger. Thank you for your generosity.