The Lutheran Student Movement - United States of America (LSM-USA)is a student led, Christ driven organization of Lutheran college students, affiliated with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.
Called by the grace of God and nurtured in a community built around the Word and Sacrament, we, the Lutheran Student Movement - USA, join together to serve God and Minister in Christ's name. Through this ministry and in the Lutheran tradition of reform, we explore social and spiritual concerns and accept the challenge to unite with all the people of God.
Rooted & Rising
Lutheran Student Movement-USA 2015 Alternative Spring Break
What: Lutheran Student Movement-USA is offering an alternative spring break trip to Detroit, Michigan in advance of next summer’s youth gathering. With the help of local ELCA congregations and community organizations, students will be immersed in the issues that face urban Detroit through accompaniment and service learning. Participants’ transportation, room, and boarding will be covered by LSM-USA.
When: LSM-USA is offering three separate weeklong opportunities.
March 2nd-6th, 2015
March 9th-13th, 2015
March 16th-20th, 2015
Where: Detroit, Michigan. Hosted by Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Who: College students from around the country are encouraged to apply. However, spots are limited to 1-2 students per campus.
Why: In addition to offering a unique and powerful spring break experience, LSM-USA is also hoping to identify new national and regional leadership.
How:Students must submit the following by January 7th, 2015 to firstname.lastname@example.org;
Students selected to participate in Rooted & Rising will be notified by January 15th, 2015 Rooted & Rising: LSM-USA Alternative Spring Break 2015 Application First Name: _____________________ Last Name: _______________________
Address: _______________________________________ City: ____________________
State: ___________ Zip Code: ______________ Phone: _____________________
Gender:______________ Ethnicity: __________________________