How to Become Involved

    • Pray for our companion diocese, its mission and ministry;
    • Pray for our brothers and sisters in Christ in the struggle against poverty, malaria, HIV-AIDS and other threatening diseases;
    • Invite a member of our synod who has visited Tanzania to speak at an event in your congregation. For names of possible speakers, contact Pastor Clifton Eshbach, chair of the Konde Diocese Committee, at 717-394-6771  or by email at;
    • Become a companion congregation with a congregation or mission area in the Diocese; contact Pastor Clifton Eshbach at the above listed telephone number and email address.;
    • Observe an annual Companion Synod Sunday;
    • Participate in a visit to the Konde Diocese, help sponsor others traveling to the Konde Diocese; or help to sponsor a visitor from the Konde Diocese to the Lower Susquehanna Synod;
    • Sponsor a specific project or provide continual scholarship support scholarship for students studying at the Manow Lutheran Secondary School;
    • Volunteer to work for a short time in the Konde Diocese; teachers, medical professionals, and others with special skills are always needed;
    • Serve as a member of the Konde Diocese Committee, Medical Needs Task Force, or other specific task force group;
    • Provide needed items for Tech4Tanzania

For more information, contact Pastor Thomas McKee, Synod Secretary, 717-652-1852, ext. 111