Mission Central – Visiting Missionaries 2024



  • March 16, 2024 – Rachel Krause – Germany – 1:00 pm
  • March 16, 2024 – Erin MacKenzie – Dominican Republic – 1:30 pm
  • April 16, 2024 -Rev. Paul Nelson – SE Asia – 1:00 pm
  • April 27, 2024 – Rev. Jerry Lawson and family – Latvia – 1:00 pm
  • May 9, 2024 – Rev. Chris and Lulu Tiews – Germany – 5:00 pm dinner – 6:30 pm worship
  • July 6, 2024 – Rev. Quintin Cundriff and family – Latvia – 1:00 pm
  • August 3, 2024 – Barb Rebentisch – Taiwan – 1:00 pm
  • August 17, 2024 – Rev. Charles St. Onge and family – Canada – 1:00 pm

Contact  or if you would like to bring a group for a personal tour :

Mission Central Events 2024

March 3rd, 2024:         First English Lutheran, Spencer, Iowa Rev. Kahldahl, 8:00 & 10:45AM Worship 9:00Am BC.

March 8th, 2024:         Arrival of Youth for tour 1:00PM from St. Paul of Schaller, Iowa Rev. Lyons!!!!!

March 10th, 2024:      Hawarden, Iowa for Trinity Lutheran Church – Rev. Loewe, Worship & Bible Class

March 12th, 2024:      Travel to Pocahontas, Iowa to visit with 2 families, Kevin & Hans Clausen Families.

March 14th, 2024       Ida Grove, Ia. to visit with the Al and Sandy Schrieber Family with Steve.

March 16th, 2024:      Arrival of Erin Mackinze from the Dominican Republic for day presentation 1:00 PM.

March 16th, 2024:      Arrival of Rachel Krause from Germany for presentation with Mackinze Double Header

March 16th, 2024:      Arrival of 13 people from Burnsville, Minnesota for tour and seeing Double Header

March 19th, 2024:      Arrival of Bus Load from Messiah Lutheran with Rev. Loechen, Noon Meal 10:15AM

March 23rd, 2024:      Cedar Falls, Ia. for meal with group from Immanuel arrival time at church

March 24, 2024:        Cedar Falls, Ia. for Immanuel Lutheran Church – Rev. Jerry Kapanka, Worship & BC.

April 3rd, 2024:          Arrival of Pilgrim in Lake City, for tour 10:15 arrival noon meal planned, depart 2:00PM. .

April 6th, 2024:          Arrival of group from St. John, Yankton, SD, for tour 10:15, then noon meal, Josh Schmitt.

April 9th, 2024:          Arrival of Green Garden & Trinity at 10:30AM for full tour & meal at noon. 1:00Program.

April 14th, 2024:        Green Valley, Ill. St. John, 8:00 & 10:45 Worship, and 9:30 Bible Class, Pastor Chris.

April 16th, 2024:        Arrival of Rev. Paul Nelson with presentation at 1:00PM, on Indonesia.  Depart 2:00PM.

April 19th, 2024:        Des Moines, Ia. for Bank board of the directors meeting 9:00AM

April 19th, 2024:       Herb & Markie Burch – Arrive late in day to stay overnight Wayne & Zola

April 20th, 2024:       Herb & Markie Burch – Present at 1:00PM. Here at Mission Central.

April 21st, 2024:      Pierce, Ne. for Zion Lutheran, Worship 8:00AM & 10:00AM and BC at 9:15AM. Rev. Bruce.

April 27th, 2024:      Arrival of Rev. Jerry Lawson to speak at 1:00PM, Steve’s group from Fargo, ND. Tour (no meal]

May 4th, 2024:         Arrival of Chris and Lula Tiews for presentation at 9:30AM, full day tour and time together..

May 5th, 2024:         Arrival of Shelly Moeller from the LWML – Arrival for tour on Sunday PM.

May 9th, 2024:         Ascension Service with Chris Tiews, 5:00 Meal and 6:30 Service.

May 12th, 2024:        Blue Hill, Ne. Trinity Lutheran BC 9:45 Worship 10:30AM, Rev. King, invited Red Cloud, Ne.

May 14th, 2024:         Des Moines, Ia. for Iowa State Bank board of directors meeting

May 17th, 2024:        Cherokee, Iowa – Trinity Lutheran Church- Ardy Dunn Service – Visitation 10:00-Service 11:00

May 21st, 2024:        Arrival of 3rd Grade Class from Spencer Lutheran School, 10:30AM to 1:00PM. Sack lunches!

May 26th, 2024:        West Des Moines, Ia. for Shepherd of the Valley, 8:00AM Worship. 9:15BC 10:30AM Worship

June 1st, 2024:          Arrival of the Adam Lehman Family for 1:00PM Presentation  from Puerto Rico.

June 1st, 2024:          Arrival of the Andrew Fedder Family for 1:30PM presentation from Romania .

June 1st, 2024:          Arrival of Bus from North Platte, Ne. from Our Redeemer, Rev. Ramsey 10:15

June 14th, 2024:        Iowa West District LWML Annual Event at Spirit Lake, and speaking in afternoon.

June 18th, 2024:         Des Moines, Ia. for Iowa State Bank board of directors meeting.

June 21st, 2024:          Mankato, Minnesota LWML Minnesota South, Convention, speaking at 2:00PM

June 24th, 2024:          Travel day for new missionary orientation members coming to Mission Central

June 25th, 2024:          Full Day for Orientation and Training start at 9:00AM for NEW MISSIONARIES!

June 28-29, 2024:       Norfolk, Nebraska for the LWML Convention on these two days for intro Schulz to speak

July 6th, 2024:            Arrival of Cundiff Family to speak at 1:00PM for regional event on this Saturday

July 14th, 2024:           Schaller, Iowa for St. Paul Lutheran Mission Festival Service and Bible Class .

July 20th, 2024:          Travel to Shickley, Ne. for overnight with the Koch Family and Ribs for supper.

July 21st, 2024:          Shickley, Ne. Zion Lutheran 8:30AM Service, 9:30Bible Class, Rev. Jim Moll.

August 3rd, 2024:       Special Event for Barb Rebentisch at Mission Central speaking at 1:00PM

August 13th, 2024:      Denison, Iowa for Eye Appointment with Dr. Steve Brownmiller 7:30AM

August 20th, 2024       Des Moines, Iowa for Iowa State Bank Board of Directors Meeting.

September 8th, 2024:  Tilden, Ne. at Immanuel Lutheran for Bible Class and Worship Service, Rev. Chad Boggs

September 17th, 2024  Des Moines, Iowa for Bank board of directors meeting.

September 22nd, 2024:Davenport, Ne. for Rev. Greg Schaffer, for Worship and Bible Class WHAT A JOY!

October 13th, 2024:    Arrival of St. Louis Seminary Students at 3:00PM, for training and Supper by Gary

October 14th, 2024     Training day for Seminary Students from St. Louis Breakfast at 8:00AM & Lunch -STEVE

October 15, 2024        Des Moines, Iowa for Bank Board of Directors meeting FOR GARY

November 3rd, 2024:  Fairbury, Ne. Grace Lutheran Rev. Glen Emery 8:30Worship, 9:45 BC 11:00Worship

November 10th, 2024: Waco, St. John for annual Mission Festival – Rev. Mau, Worship & Bible Class

November 10th, 2024: Norfolk, Ne. for Big Event at 5:00PM with Bill and Bonnie Begeman.

November 19th, 2024  Des Moines, Iowa for Bank Board of Directors meeting

February 18, 2025:      Dakota Dunes, SD, for check up, at Siouxland Urology for Gary, 11:30AM


Updated 4/1/2024