Serving Out There

The people of Martin Luther Chapel commit to using creative and effective means to meet the needs of our diverse community.

Friendship House MSU

The Friendship House MSU is a place where international students and their families can make new friends and practice conversational English. Rich Bearup is the Executive Director of the International Student Ministry-Lansing Area (ISM-LA) and oversees activities at the Friendship House located at 927 Sever Drive (off S. Harrison Rd.) in East Lansing.

Christ Lutheran Saturday Soup Kitchen

Twice annually (February and October) the people of Martin Luther Chapel help prepare and serve lunch at the Saturday soup kitchen at Christ Lutheran Church, 122 S. Pennsylvania, Lansing (517-482-2252).

Thanksgiving and Christmas Family Baskets

Each holiday season people from Martin Luther Chapel provide food baskets for families in need.

Lansing City Rescue Mission

Lansing City Rescue Mission is located in downtown Lansing where we donate a variety of items.

Red Cross Blood Drive

Martin Luther Chapel hosts a blood drive at the Chapel several times each year.

Habitat for Humanity/Thrivent Build

Each summer there’s plenty of volunteer opportunity to help with a local build sponsored by Thrivent Financial. Local Lutheran churches work together in partnership to build a new home each year.

Soup Labels

Save Campbell, Prego, V8 and Swanson product labels and others (see display in the entryway) to help the mentally challenged and physically handicapped at Bethesda Lutheran Home.