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May
8
Mon
LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Dickinson
May 8 @ 9:00 am – May 9 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express each spring and fall to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted into category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items):

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap
May
9
Tue
LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Williston @ First Lutheran Church
May 9 @ 9:00 am – May 10 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express each spring and fall to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted into category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items):

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap
LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Dickinson
May 9 @ 9:00 am – May 10 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express each spring and fall to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted into category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items):

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap
Women in Ministry Conversation – Bismarck @ Barnes and Noble Cafe'
May 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

This monthly gathering is intended to be a place of encouragement and support for women in ministry to meet one another and connect as we walk this walk in ministry.  Clergy, Program Staff, Diaconal Ministers, Associates In Ministry, and Deaconesses are all welcome to attend.

We meet in the Café at Barnes and Noble on the second Tuesday of every month.  We hope to meet you there.

May
10
Wed
LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Bismarck @ Midwest Motor Express
May 10 @ 9:00 am – May 11 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted by category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items)

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap

LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Minot @ Midwest Motor Express
May 10 @ 9:00 am – May 11 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express each spring and fall to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted into category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items):

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap
LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Williston @ First Lutheran Church
May 10 @ 9:00 am – May 11 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express each spring and fall to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted into category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items):

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap
May
11
Thu
LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Bismarck @ Midwest Motor Express
May 11 @ 9:00 am – May 12 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted by category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items)

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap

LWR Quilt and Kit Pickup – Minot @ Midwest Motor Express
May 11 @ 9:00 am – May 12 @ 4:00 pm

Lutheran Social Services of North Dakota teams with Midwest Motor Express each spring and fall to collect and deliver quilts and kits at distribution points across the state for the Lutheran World Relief Drive.

PACKING INSTRUCTIONS FROM LWR

1. Do not use plastic or paper bags to pack donations.

2. Donations should be sorted into category and packed in separate boxes.

3. Use strong cartons secured with packing tape.

4. Do not allow box weight to exceed 40 pounds.

5. Label each box as follows:

  •  Name and address of congregation
  •  Contents of box

Please be prepared to load quilts onto trucks.
No assistance will be available at LSS or Midwest sites.

Needs List (there is an equal need for all items):

  • Quilts
  • School Kits
  • Personal Care Kits
  • Fabric Kits
  • Baby Care Kits
  • New bars of soap
May
12
Fri
Peer Ministry Leadership Training @ Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
May 12 @ 5:30 pm – May 13 @ 5:00 pm
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Bismarck is hosting a special 1 1/2 day leadership training for senior high youth and caring adults in Peer Ministry Leadership, with national Peer Ministry trainer Lyle Griner.  The cost is $100 / church group that attends and includes Friday dinner and Saturday breakfast and lunch.
Peer Ministry is People Ministry:
  • Students equipped with Skills for caring, welcoming and affirming
  • Lived everyday, everywhere in every relationship
  • Loving because Christ first loved us.
Youth and adults who attend can expect highly interactive, learn-by-doing,made-for-youth experiences.  No smoke machines or laser lights, no lectures or powerpoints, just youth and adults learning side-by-side, face-to-face, heart-to-heart relational people skills for life.  Training will begin on Friday from 5:30-9:30 PM and continue on Saturday 8AM-5PM.
If you are interested in bringing youth and adults to this excellent training opportunity contact Pastor Bob or Amy at 701-255-1001.