By Sr. LaDonna Olson In January 2017, my daughter and I traveled to Tanzania. Tanzania has one of the fastest growing Lutheran presences in the world. It is a relatively safe place to visit, and I have found the people in Tanzania to be extremely friendly and...read more
By Sr. Krista Anderson, Director of Vocation and Education As we celebrate the new Word and Service Roster we are transitioning out of a dual candidacy process into a new separate Deaconess formation process. After years of dreaming and planning the “new” formation...read more
By Sr. Sally Burk. Hunger Network Ohio was selected as a grant recipient in 2016. The Hunger Network in Ohio is a faith-based network of advocates who believe we can end hunger by addressing the root causes of poverty through public policy. The Hunger Network is a...read more
Our Mission Support Committee invites you to enter into a covenant relationship with the Deaconess Community to work on mission projects. Your organization must have a 501(c)(3) number (USA) or be a “Registered Charitable Organization” (Canada).