W/ELCA – Women of the ELCA

welcaMeetings are held the second Wednesday of every month at 1:30 at the church.

Mary-Martha Circle is active with standing committees of Mission Action, Mission Community & Mission Growth active part of the Churchwide Women of the ELCA, the Ohio Northwestern Ohio Synodical Women’s Organization & our area Central Conference.

Our meeting each month consists of a hostess serving dessert, a topic leader giving the bible study from the Gather magazine & a Christian Service Project that varies every two months.

Our projects have included:

  • An Epiphany Celebration
  • Valentines for shut-ins
  • Family/Child Celebration
  • Thankoffering Sunday
  • The Samaritan’s Purse – Operation Christmas Child
  • Luncheon at the Salvation Army Dinner
  • Bereavement Dinners Deliver the altar flowers
  • Care Packages for our college students & military personnel
  • Handmade quilts & premie/infant sized clothing for the Toledo Hospital Nursery Items
  • Donated to Lutheran Social Services of Northwestern Ohio Food items collected for City Mission of Findlay & CHOPIN Hall support Adopt-a-Family in December