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The NALC vision calls for every congregation, small or large, to have an active, intentional relationship supporting a local community ministry, one of the NALC mission congregations in North America and one global mission. There are three categories of ministries in the NALC: Ministry Partners, Recognized Ministries, Great Commission Society Ministries.

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  • Guyanese Outreach

    The mission of Guyanese Outreach (GO) is to support the Gospel of Jesus Christ in Guyana, South America, by working with the Guyanese people to strengthen values and enhance their own culture by assisting them to meet their spiritual and physical needs.Learn More

  • Gudina Tumsa Foundation – US

    Gudina Tumsa Foundation – US' vision is to reduce extreme poverty in Ethiopian communities through increasing education, teaching work skills and decreasing health disparities.Learn More

  • GracePointe (Sedona, AZ)

    GracePointe of Sedona’s ministry is organic and based upon the early New Testament house church communities described in Acts 2:42-47.Learn More

  • Grace Tanzania Fund

    Seeking to provide spiritual and material support to the Bariadi Lutheran Church in Tanzania for its ministry to orphans of Home of Peace Orphanage in Bariadi, Grace Tanzania Fund is located in Ohio and affiliated with Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, an NALC congregation in Jackson Center, OH.Learn More

  • Grace Lutheran Church (Huntington Beach, CA)

    An outreach ministry to the Vietnamese people in Orange County, this congregation has as its mission to “Invite others to follow Jesus lovingly, and to serve and share life together through the power of the Holy Spirit in the US and Viet Nam.” Learn More

  • Grace Lutheran Church (Advance, NC)

    Grace Lutheran Church is a mission plant of St John's Lutheran Church in Statesville, NC, having opened in January 2016 in Advance, NC. Worship services are currently held in the chapel of a local funeral home, now with a full-time called pastor.Learn More

  • Friends of Madagascar Mission

    Friends of Madagascar Mission (FOMM), financially supports the mission and ministry programs of the Malagasy Lutheran Church (FLM).Learn More

  • Friends of Hope

    Hope for a future. Hope for an education. Hope for a life filled with the Love of God. Friends of Hope is a non-profit organization based in the Midwest of the United States that supports compassionate ministries to the children in nations where poverty and destitute situations abound. Friends of Hope sponsors short-term mission trips that perform relief work through medical camps and prayer.Learn More

  • Emmanuel Lutheran Church (State College, PA)

    Emmanuel Lutheran is an orthodox community of Christians growing in zeal and numbers of disciples. Since December of 2015, Emmanuel Lutheran Church has tripled its regular worship attendance, cemented a strong adult Bible study on Sundays along with calendared evening Bible study opportunities, has a small but mighty choir, received NALC grant funding, and has run a confirmation series along with regular children’s Sunday School programming.Learn More

  • El Shaddai and Bethel Bible College

    Pastor Flores is the pastor of El Shaddai in Maneadero, Mexico. Pastor Flores has already started two mission plants and hopes to open a third soon. Mission 2 Mexico, a group of NALC churches that has built approximately 45 homes, sponsored over 500 years of education, and fed over 50,000 people in the Maneadero area, would like to continue to support the work of Pastor Flores.Learn More

Apply to be a GCS Ministry

The Great Commission Society (GCS) of the North American Lutheran Church endorses ministries seeking prayer and financial support from congregations and individuals. Questions? Get in touch with the Missions Office.

GCS Mission Partnership Application