57 students and adults from Mayer Lutheran High School, Mayer, MN, spent a week of their Christmas break in El Paso building four homes in Juarez, leading three VBS programs at San Lucas Lutheran Church, and providing countless fun activities for the children hovering around the work sites all week. Although they built homes to... Read More
A total of 30 people made the trip to YLM for the 19th annual Alternative Thanksgiving trip. This year, a group from St. Paul’s in Des Peres, Missouri featuring our former servant event coordinator Erin joined Our Father Lutheran Church from Centennial, Colorado on the trip to serve in the borderland. Because of the amount... Read More
The fall edition of the YLM Newsletter is now available for download. Read about summer servant events, mission activities, new programs, and even a special story about using teddy bears to help children deal with stressful situations from their past. To download a PDF of the newsletter, please click this link: September-2013-Newsletter-web.
YLM Pastor’s Story in Lutheran Hour Listen to the Sept 22nd message of The Lutheran Hour Ministries “Keep Calm and Pray On” and hear how YLM’s Pastor Javier Lozano was saved from extortionists one morning in 2008. Because of his work at a Juarez public school he was for a time in the cross hairs of... Read More