• Christ Lutheran Church

  • 4325 Sumner St
  • Lincoln, NE 68506
  • Ph: 402-483-7774
  • Fax:402-483-7776

National


Hurricane Harvey Disaster Response



Contact: Tom Grunow, Director of Biblical Generosity, Christ Lutheran
402.483.7774 ext 107 or tgrunow@christlutheranchurch.org
 
This is a running narrative regarding the Hurricane Disaster Relief efforts underway through Christ Lutheran Lincoln, Nebraska. We appreciate the opportunity to provide this information and keep you up-to-date on how we at Christ Lutheran are blessed and look forward to be a continued blessing to others especially those affected by the most recent disasters.
Thank you for taking an interest in helping to assist people affected by this catastrophic natural disaster. The Pastors of Christ Lutheran recommend you consider the following opportunities:

  1.  PRAY for those affected and those providing first-responder efforts.
  2. GIVE to our partner agencies who have initiated teams to begin providing on-site support:
    1. Lutheran Church Charities (LCC):  Comfort Dogs & Disaster Relief: Checks payable to Lutheran Church Charities, 3020 Milwaukee Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062, or online.
    2. Orphan Grain Train (OGT):  Water Pumps, Medical, Food, Clothing & Drinking Water: Checks payable to Orphan Grain Train, PO Box 1466, Norfolk, NE, 68702-1466 or online.
    3. Our own LERT Disaster Response Team (Flood Buckets & Future On-Site Support): Checks payable to Christ Lutheran: LERT, 4325 Sumner Street, Lincoln, NE 68506 or online.
    4. Clean clothes, new underwear, good shoes, and home medical equipment to our Orphan Grain Train (OGT) Collection Center in Lincoln. Place in the OGT Trailer in the Central Site, Upper West Church Parking Area on Sunday mornings before and after worship services, or before Monday evening worship services. For large quantities, call Dick Weachter 402.450.4368.
  3. SERVE
  4.  

    1. Thursday, September 21, 7:00– 9:00 pm help needed sorting items at the Orphan Grain Train (OGT) Collection Center in Lincoln on 2316 Kimarra Place (Warehouse is West of the 27th Street Viaduct).
    1. Orphan Grain Train (OGT) Collection Center in Lincoln on 2316 Kimarra Place (Warehouse is West of the 27th Street Viaduct).  Contact: Dick Waechter 402.450.4368.
    1.  Visit this website often to see updates in ways to serve.

     





Mission Trips





National Partnerships


Youthworks Family Mission Trips

Mission contact: Rebecca Fisher
Every summer our middle school students travel to a Youthworks! mission site where we rendezvous with other church youth ministries to be the hands and feet of Jesus, serving as Jesus served. We work in Kids Clubs, city missions, nursing homes and more, loving others in the name of Jesus.


Prison Fellowship Ministry

Mission contacts: Liz Stanosheck Jeanette, Area Director for Prison Fellowship Ministries, for the State Prison System
Pastor Jeff Bloom, LCMS Nebraska District Jail & Prison Ministry, for the City and County Jail System