Mission

Preparing and supporting the whole people of God in Christ's call to serve.

As the LDA:

  1. We form, send, and nurture communities of deaconesses and deacons in a Lutheran context to serve in all walks of life.
  2. We value ecumenism in our Christian call to serve.
  3. We energize people to serve among and advocate for all affected by brokenness; and seek to restore wholeness for all creation.

Vision

Following Christ, people of God serve those across the street and around the world.

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Direct your Thrivent Choice Dollars!

Don't forget to direct Thrivent Choice Dollars by March 31! Eligible Thrivent Financial members who have Choice Dollars available have until March 31,...

Thank You for Celebrating With Us!

As we wrap up 2019, we continue to remember and are grateful for those whose vision and commitment created the LDA 100 years ago. We are also thankful for the...

Weekly Worship–In person or Livestream

Wednesday morning worship has resumed!  All are welcome.  Join us at 7AM Central  each Wednesday for worship, stay for breakfast and conversation--and still...

Aug 21, 2019

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26 Mar

emptied himself, taking the form of a servant… Phil 2:7a  On a field trip, my second grade class saw a dramatized version of Charlotte's Web, the...

19 Mar

Do not let your hearts be troubled. Believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places. If it were not so, would I have...

12 Mar

"Then Jacob woke from his sleep and said, “Surely the Lord is in this place—and I did not know it!”  Genesis 28:15-16 The library book was lost. I...
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