MISSION OF THE MONTH


MISSIONS AT CHRIST LINCOLN

We strive to be Christ to Lincoln, to our state, our nation, and the world. We have partnered with ministries here in Lincoln, Nebraska and across the globe. We will be highlighting a ministry each month as we work to partner with them and help continue their work growing God's kingdom. 

"Declare his glory among the nations, His marvelous deeds among all peoples." - 1 Chronicles 16:24


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THIS MONTH

LUTHERAN BIBLE TRANSLATORS

Impact worldwide    Based in Concordia, MO

Millions of people can’t read the Bible in a language they understand. Many speak a language that is not written down. Lutheran Bible Translators is a highly trained group of women and men working with church and Bible agency leaders to bring God’s Word to those who don’t yet have it. Lutheran Bible Translators makes God’s Word accessible to those who do not yet have it in the language of their hearts.


SEPTEMBER

TRINITY HOPE

Trinity HOPE is a ministry that feeds thousands of hungry children, teachers and cooks each day in Christian schools spread throughout Haiti. Children receive a nutritious bowl of food everyday. Every school Trinity HOPE feeds is a Christian school, actively teaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ on a regular basis. Many schools are tied to the local Christian church.

OCTOBER

LUTHERAN BIBLE TRANSLATORS

Millions of people can’t read the Bible in a language they understand. Many speak a language that is not written down. Lutheran Bible Translators is a highly trained group of women and men working with church and Bible agency leaders to bring God’s Word to those who don’t yet have it. Lutheran Bible Translators makes God’s Word accessible to those who do not yet have it in the language of their hearts.

NOVEMBER

FAMILY MINISTRIES MISSION TRIPS

Our Middle School & High School Mission Trips have had an incalculable impact on people around the United States for years as our teens have served in the name of Jesus. In Summer 2021, we're excited to send our middle schoolers to Kansas City and Denver and our high schoolers to Colorado Springs and Mexico to help build a home, and more! These trips help us live our vision, "so all may know Jesus."

DECEMBER

CAREGIVING MINISTRIES

Our Caregiving Ministries are here to attend to your spiritual, emotional and physical needs. During His ministry on earth, Jesus encouraged us to take care of those in need. The following ministries that conform Caregiving strive to be the hands and feet of Jesus to the nations: Christ's Stitchers, Prayer Shawl Ministry, Meal Ministry, NICU Ministry, Cancer Ministry, GriefShare, and our Holiday Basket Ministry

JANUARY

LUTHERAN FAMILY SERVICES

Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska expresses God’s love for all people by providing quality human care services that build and strengthen individual, family and community life. What began as orphanages in Fremont and Omaha has become a statewide outpouring of God´s love through dozens of programs, including mental and behavioral health, hundreds of staff members and thousands of volunteers.

FEBRUARY

FOOD BANK OF LINCOLN

Food is hope. Food is confidence. Food is health and well-being. Food is peace of mind. From infants to seniors, from individuals to families, no man, woman or child in our community should ever have to worry about where their next meal is coming from. Since their founding in 1982, the Lincoln Food Bank has strived to end hunger in Southeast Nebraska, nourishing our communities.

MARCH

JOANNA COMFORT DOG

Launched in August 2008, the Lutheran Church Charities K-9 Comfort Dog Ministry is a national human-care ministry embracing the unique, calming nature and skills of purebred Golden Retrievers. The LCC K-9 Comfort Dogs are a bridge for compassionate ministry, opening doors for conversation about faith and creating opportunities to share the mercy, compassion, presence and proclamation of Jesus.

APRIL

LUTHERAN EMERGENCY RESPONSE TEAM

Our Lutheran Emergency Response Team seeks to be the hands and feet of Christ in the midst of tragedy, fear, and chaos. LERT seeks to walk alongside those who have experienced flooding, fire, earthquakes, and other natural disasters and show our communities Christ-like mercy and love. When a disaster strikes, LERT seeks to respond in word and deed, within the greater communities. 

MAY

GRACEPOINT COUNSELING

GracePoint Institute for Relational Health was established to function as an extension of the healing ministry of Jesus Christ. They seek to intentionally and comprehensively apply the grace of God to the points of human emotional, spiritual, mental, and relational need. They seek to provide all those who are suffering from any mental illness or difficulty a safe place to work through those struggles.

JUNE

HOPE CENTER UGANDA

Over 5% of Uganda 's population is made up of orphaned children. Hope Center Uganda’s mission is rescuing abused, abandoned, and orphaned children of Uganda and restoring their future with a Christ-centered home. They believe children don’t just need a hand out, but a hand up. They seek to do this through providing the highest standard of love, care and Christian education.

JULY

LINCOLN CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTER

The Lincoln Crisis Pregnancy Center seeks to provide pregnancy testing, counseling, referrals, some maternity and infant clothing, some formula and baby food, car seats, and referrals for housing needs. Their mission and goal is to provide for a women's needs so she does not have to choose abortion. They seek to support women and encourage them to walk with God through this new chapter of their lives.

AUGUST

CEDARS

CEDARS makes sure that children feel safe and secure. They also give parents, foster families, and partnering agencies the support they need to care effectively for children. The mission of CEDARS is to help children achieve safety, stability, and enduring family relationships. CEDARS continues their vision today by creating a place where children can experience a real childhood and begin future planning.