Our Mission and Purpose: As a community of women created in the image of God, called to discipleship in Jesus Christ, and empowered by the Holy Spirit, we commit ourselves to grow in faith, affirm our gifts, support one another in our callings, engage in ministry and action, and promote healing and wholeness in the church, the society, and the world.
To learn more about these ministries or to volunteer and serve, please contact:
Dorothy Meyer, Rachel Aanenson, Sara Forsberg, Marleen Seach, Jo Ashmore, Mary Packer,
Jan Kehr, Audrey Carlson, Candy Bugge & Kathy Toomey
(WELCA Board Members)

A Message from Calvary Women in Ministry


Newborn Kits 2021

“As a mother comforts her child, so I will comfort you.. you shall be comforted in Jerusalem.“-Isaiah 66:13 
Yes, we’re back!! Faith in Action! And we know many of you have been busy at home….. sewing diapers and t-shirts, and knitting beautiful stocking hats. We hope to assemble these in July this year. Bless you as you gather the Newborn Kit supplies, items may ne new or gently used (see list below).
If you have any questions, please call Rachel Aanenson or Dorothy Meyer.

Bible Study Circle Groups

JOY 10:30 AM 2nd Wednesday – Mary Packer 732-5627 
PATIENCE 4:00 PM 2nd Thursday – Dot Meyer 255-4853
PEACE 1:00 PM 2nd Tuesday – Rachel Aanenson 252-8062

Quilter’s Corner

Mission quilting days are the 2nd & 4th Mondays, starting at 9:00 AM.
Mission quilting: “Tied in faith, sent in hope, wrapped in love.”
To learn more about Lutheran World Relief Quilts Project:

Prayer Shawl Knitters

What a blessing this ministry has been to so many needing comfort! And it continues as several women continue to make shawls and bring them to the office for the pastor’s and others to give as needed. YOU can be a part of this too! Just pick up some yarn and start knitting or crocheting!  
If you have questions, please contact Marilyn Klettenberg 218-732-9043.

Personal Care Kits

Lutheran World Relief Personal Care Kit Items:
  • 1- light-weight bath-size towel (between 20″x40″ and 52″x27″), dark color recommended
  • 2 or 3- bath-size bars of soap equaling 8-9 oz., any brand, in original wrapping (no mini or hotel size please)
  • 1- sturdy comb, remove packaging (no picks or fine-toothed combs)
  • 1- metal nail clippers (attached file optional), remove packaging
Collection bucket across from the office.
Thank you for your generous donations!
To learn more about Lutheran World Relief Personal Care Kits Projects:

Newborn Kits  2021

Lutheran World Relief Newborn Kit Items:
(All items may be new or gently used. *Starred items are especially needed.) 
  • *Bath Towel – 48” to 52” length – smaller towels are preferred
  • *Washcloth-not microfiber
  • *Bath Size Ivory Soap-in original packaging
  • Cotton T-shirt or Onesie– Newborn to 3-month size
  • Newborn Stocking cap – Small size (newborn’s head has approximately a 14” circumference)
  • *Receiving Blanket – approximately 30” x 30” 
  • Cloth Diapers – patterns available
  • Diaper pins 
  • Pillow Case
  • Twine or Ribbon
Collection bucket across from office.
Thank you for your generous donations!
To learn more about Lutheran World Relief Newborn Kits Project: