Our Mission & Values
Lutheran Services in Iowa responds to the love of Jesus Christ through compassionate service.
Called by God’s spirit and in response to Christ’s love, this social ministry organization of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America will serve as Jesus served. As a part of the Church’s mission, we trust God will work through us to bring health, hope and healing to the world and to advocate for the dignity of our neighbors in community.
Respect – Every person is a unique gift of God and will be served with dignity and humility.
Stewardship – We are responsible to God, the Church and society for the effective and efficient use of all our resources.
Advocacy – We are responsible for giving voice to those who are not heard, for seeking social justice and for empowering people.
Excellence – Integrity, compassion, teamwork, continuous learning and innovation enhance the quality of service.