Prayer Shawl Ministryserves as way to wrap love around someone in need of comfort and prayers. The shawls are crocheted or knitted by members and friends of First Lutheran. The shawls receive a blessing before they are sent on their way. Patterns are available for anyone who would like to help with this ministry.
LifeHouse Mealis served by First Lutheran on the third Tuesday of each month at LifeHouse, Fremont’s shelter for the homeless. The meals are planned and specific food items are requested on the green sheet portion of the Sunday bulletin. All First Lutheran groups and families are encouraged to participate in this food ministry to the homeless of our community.
Quilt Ministrymeets to tie and finish quilts on the third Wednesday of the month. Anyone is welcome for any length of time that they can stay and help. Quilt squares are available at the Ministry Center for anyone to take home to sew together a quilt top. The quilts made are distributed through local agencies and Lutheran World Relief. This ministry welcomes donations of fabric and bed sheets to use in making the quilts.
Lutheran World Reliefseeks lasting solutions to poverty and injustice and in doing so, compels U.S. Lutherans to put their faith into action. First Lutheran Women help coordinate donations of items for baby care kits, personal care kits and school kits during the year.