One of the most familiar and beloved scriptures in the Bible is, “For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish but have everlasting life.” John 3:16 NKJV  Through the missionary work of the church this truth of God’s eternal love is being declared and demonstrated in the world today. At LWF, over 25% of our annual budget is committed to missions, both locally and abroad. Through the church’s monthly missions giving we are currently supporting gospel work in fourteen nations on all the inhabited continents, as well as, our own back yard in Marion County, IA. As you can see we are a local church that is committed to the world, “God so loved…”