Missions support

Those ministries which are supported by Glory of Christ through her offerings of time, money, prayer and hard work.


  • Confessional Lutheran Educational Foundation (CLEF) arranges educational opportunities for Lutheran throughout the world and is that agency which organizes the annual trip to the Philippines for Glory of Christ.

  • University Lutheran Chapel provides ministry to the students at the University of Minnesota. Their’s is a Biblical, Confessional, Liturgical ministry much like that of Glory of Christ - although with a younger congregation.
  • The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod is the church body to which Glory of Christ has attached itself and has membership. This church body has 6000 congregation and enjoys a partnership with dozens of confessional church bodies throughout the world.
  • LCMS World Relief and Human Care is the mercy arm of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and provides personnel and financial help to distressed people throughout the world – from earthquake survivors in Haiti to Tsunami victims in Southeast Asia, from flood drenched churches Louisiana to tornado victims in the Midwest – the work of mercy paves ways for the good news of Christ also to be shared.

  • Issues Etc. is a radio talk show which uses the airwaves to provide provocative discussions on timely theology issues always making certain that the gospel of Christ is spoken clearly to an ever increasing audience.
  • Joy Academy is the school of Bethlehem Lutheran Church of St. Paul MN. It is a fledgling school which services the St. Paul area and combines strong academics with cutting edge technology and a vibrant telling of Jesus Christ to the families of the community.