Synod Partners

Women of the ELCA (WELCA) includes Lutheran women who gather in over 7,000 locations in the U.S. and the Caribbean, for service, study, advocacy, fellowship and more! WELCA embraces all kinds of ministries that support our mission of mobilizing women to act boldly on their faith in Jesus Christ.

President of Texas-Louisiana Gulf Coast Women – Jane Mehrens

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TX-LA Gulf Coast Synod Men in Mission believes that every man have a growing relationship with Jesus Christ through an effective men’s ministry in every congregation

Our Vision – For every man to become a bold, daring follow of Jesus Christ
Our Mission – By God’s grace, to help congregations build life-changing ministries with men, to strengthen men’s faith and relationships for witness and service, and to equip followers of Jesus Christ through events, resources, and leadership development.

Synod Men’s Ministry Coordinator: Rev. Dr. Brian Gigee

Lutheran Men in Mission is a 501(c)(3) ministry with and to men in the Lutheran church and beyond. We work to strengthen in their homes, congregation, and communities.

As it is, there are many parts, but only one body. The eye cannot say to the hand, “I don’t need you.”

~ 1 Corinthians 12:20-22a