Missions at Faith Lutheran Church of Punta Gorda

The Board of Missions offers a ministry of service to peoples’ physical, mental and emotional needs.  It provides a more focused identity for Faith Lutheran Church through support of others in our congregation, in our community and in our world.  It provides coordination of efforts by all mission-related groups (including our LWML) to best support and expand the mission of Faith Lutheran Church

Ongoing Mission Projects  

  • Missionary to Russia, Rev. Jerry Lawson and family 
  • Care Packages for service members through Operation Barnabas Chaplains 
  • Cell Phones for Soldiers – helping military families stay connected 
  • Salvation Army of Charlotte County Food Pantry 
  • After-Hours Kiwanis Club “Undie Sunday” collection 
  • Redeeming Life Outreach Ministry in Oviedo, Florida 
  • Amigos en Cristo Center in Fort Myers, Florida 
  • Lions Clubs International – collection of used eyeglasses 
  • Lutheran Bible Translators – sharing God’s Word 
  • Faith Quilters provides quilts to our community and Lutheran World Relief 

Additionally, our Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) supports a multitude of projects by volunteering their time, holding fundraisers like our Flea Market and Cookie Walk, and with the ongoing collection of “mites. All women of the congregation are included as members of our LWML!  Recent donations and projects include: 

  • C.A.R.E. – The Center for Abuse and Rape Emergencies – monthly lunches 
  • Yah Yah Girls Back Pack Kidz of Charlotte County – feeding hungry children
  • Jesus Loves You Ministry – outreach to the homeless in Charlotte County
  • Charlotte County Homeless Coalition
  • Punta Gorda Children’s Worship

We invite you to become involved with our Board of Missions and our LWML!