• 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, COVID-19, 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 at ceshbach@hotmail.com; or Pastor Angie Hammer at hammerangel9@gmail.com

  • Become a companion congregation with a congregation or mission area in the Diocese; contact the Rev. Beth Martini 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  https://tech4tanzania.org/

For more information, contact the Rev. Beth Martini at 717-652-1852, ext. 102 or bmartini@lss-elca.org