Outreach . . .
To proclaim the gospel of Jesus Christ through care and concern for others both inside and outside the walls of the church.
Consider giving something different.
Click on the Good Gifts logo to the left and provide a family with items such as farm animals, a water well, a latrine, a micro loan, a computer for a community center, school supplies, immunizations, food for orphans, warm blankets and much, much more. You can donate in honor of or in memory of someone, and print a personalized card to mail or email to let them know of your gift.
This fair-trade organization sells handmade craft items and foods for a fair price which reduces the effects of poverty and transforms lives. Enjoy the creativity of artisans from around the world. Click on the SERRV logo to the left to find unique gifts with a purpose.
Ten Thousand Villages sells purposeful goods and gifts crafted by hand for home and life. Fine fairly traded items on-line, or at their physical store on Burnet Road in Central Austin. Click on the logo to the left to explore fun gift ideas.
Austin City Lutherans Bread for All Pantry continues to serve our Austin neighbors who are experiencing food insecurity every Monday evening. Faith folks help at the pantry the first Monday of each month. Call the church office for details if you'd like to experience the joy of serving your Austin neighbors in person.
Special Food Requests for the Holidays:
Bring your items any Sunday and place them on the designated table at the back of the church.
Consider reaching out to others through these organizations:
www.faithlutheranaustin.org/cdc (Faith Lutheran Church Child Development Center)
www.elca.org/LDR (Lutheran Disaster Response)
www.austincitylutherans.org/food (Bread for All Food Pantry)
www.austincitylutherans.org (Mariposa Family Learning Center)