Thank You Congregations and Synods!

July 2020 Update

We would like the thank the following churches and synods for supporting Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center financially as of July 31, 2020. Congregations, organizations and synods have gifted LOMC through our scholarship, capital, endowment or ministry (annual) fund. If you feel your congregation or organization should be listed, please let our office know.

We were blessed to receive financial gifts from these congregations, organizations and synods:

Central/Southern Illinois Synod
Metropolitan Chicago Illinois Synod
Northern Illinois Synod
Calvary Lutheran Church – Moline, IL
Freedom Lutheran Church – Oregon, IL
Grace and Peace Lutheran Church – Peoria, IL
Grace Lutheran Church – La Grange, IL
St. John’s Lutheran Church – Mendota, IL
Immanuel Lutheran Church – Rock Falls, IL
Immanuel Lutheran Church – Altona, IL
Messiah Lutheran Church – Wauconda, IL
St. James Lutheran Church – Forreston, IL
St. John’s Lutheran Church – Somonauk, IL
St. Mark’s Lutheran Church – Washington, IL
St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – Hillsboro, IL
Trinity Lutheran Church – Harvard, IL

Thrivent Financial (Thrivent Choice Dollars)


2020 GIFTS
(As of 7/31/2020)


Central/Southern Illinois Synod
Metropolitan Chicago Synod
Northern Illinois Synod


Bethany Lutheran, Crystal Lake
Bethany Lutheran, Wenona
Bethlehem Lutheran, Chicago
Calvary Lutheran, Moline
St. James Lutheran, Forreston
First Lutheran, Freeport

First Lutheran, Decatur
First Lutheran, Geneseo
Freedom Lutheran, Oregon
Good Shepherd Lutheran, Lena
Grace and Peace Lutheran, Peoria

Grace Lutheran Church, La Grange
Immanuel Lutheran, Altona
Immanuel Lutheran, Rock Falls
Lebanon Lutheran, Chicago
Messiah Lutheran, Wauconda

Peace Lutheran, Port Byron
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Schaumburg
Salem Lutheran, Peoria
Salem Lutheran Men’s Club, Peoria
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran, McHenry

St. Andrew Lutheran, Mundelein
St. James Lutheran, Forreston
St. James Lutheran, Rock Island

St. John Lutheran, Joliet
St. John’s Lutheran, Ashton
St. John’s Lutheran, Mendota
St. John’s Lutheran, Somonauk
St. Mark’s Lutheran, Washington
St. Paul’s Lutheran, Dixon
St. Paul’s Lutheran, Hillsboro

St. Paul Lutheran, Sterling
Trinity Lutheran, Harvard


Bergstrom Inc. Charitable Foundation
Facebook (personal fundraisers)
InFaith Community Foundation
Thrivent Financial (Thrivent Choice Dollars)