Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church actively supports our local and global community. The following are some examples of our ministry partners and organizations we support.
Nebraska ELCA Synod – www.nebraskasynod.org
The Nebraska Synod is proud to be one of 65 synods in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) and is an heir to the Lutheran tradition.
There are values that our Nebraska Synod congregations share with the entire ELCA:
God’s work. Our hands.
Since 2013, God’s work. Our hands. (GWOH) Sunday has inspired people of all ages to put their faith in action through service projects that share God’s love with all of God’s people. One weekend in September we celebrate who we are as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America – one church, freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor. Opportunities vary each year and offer a variety of ways for people of all ages and ability levels to serve!
Project Hope – www.projecthopeomaha.org
Project Hope, Inc. is a non -profit food pantry which provides food and clothing assistance at no cost to families in need.
Project Hope’s mission:
Helping Neighbors ~ Improving Lives ~ Spreading Blessings
Gretna Neighbors – https://gretna-neighbors.business.site
Gretna Neighbors has been in existence in our community since 1972. We currently assist an average of 10-15 families a month. We offer immediate short-term food pantry assistance to those in need who reside within the Gretna, Nebraska Public Schools District.
Nebraska Lutheran Campus Ministry – https://nelcm.com
Nebraska Lutheran Campus Ministry (NeLCM) is an agency of the Nebraska Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America that facilitates and manages campus ministry across Nebraska. Its mission is to invite people in academic settings more deeply in Jesus Christ and the community that bears His name, so they can discover and fulfill their vocation as disciples. Its vision is to be the presence of Christ and the invitation of Christ to the entire academic setting.
Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries – nlom.org
Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries (NLOM) are called by God to be a Christ-centered, Spirit-powered ministry:
– to equip, teach and excite people for discipleship through camp experiences
– to provide our conference and retreat guests with places set apart and serve with sacred hospitality
– to nurture leadership for service in the church and world
ELCA World Hunger – https://www.elca.org/hunger
ELCA World Hunger is uniquely positioned to reach communities in need. From health clinics to microloans, water wells to animal husbandry, community meals to advocacy, gifts to ELCA World Hunger make it possible for the ELCA to respond, supporting sustainable solutions that get at the root causes of hunger and poverty. More than 820 million people – that’s about 11 percent of people in our world today – are hungry.
Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska – www.lfsneb.org
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. Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska is a faith-based, not-for-profit, multi-service human care organization with locations across Nebraska and in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Lift Up Sarpy County – www.liftupsarpycounty.org
Lift Up Sarpy County, Inc. brings together government, non-profit and faith-based organizations in our community to serve people in need in Sarpy County, offer opportunities for cooperation and collaboration, provide operational services and encourage grass roots, person-to-person assistance and volunteering. Even the slightest help can lift heavy hearts.
Lift Up Sarpy County identifies needs and opportunities that impact the long-term success of people in Sarpy County, supports, connects and energizes organizations and funders through regular communication and collaboration, and builds sustainability by managing resources, developing new partnerships, and sharing work.