Mission / Outreach

HTLC is blessed to have a strong Mission Outreach team that highlights monthly mission projects. 
Click here to discover stories that will touch your heart. 
Questions?  Please contact Julie Popple, MIssion/Outreach Coordinator, at missions@holytrinityonline.org.
March Mission Drive
This month we are partnering with Christo Obrero in Chaska to help them have a family fun Easter season. Please place items inside the bin located at Door 2 starting February 26 – March 19.  We are collecting: 
Peanut-free candy
Small trinkets that can fit inside a plastic Easter egg, such as:
Small toy cars
Hair Ties/barrettes
Temporary Tattoos
Lip Balm
Colorful Shoe Laces
Plastic rings
Fun, colorful bandaids
Mini Nail Polish
Mini Bouncy Balls
It’s a Trinity of Pantries!
HTLC is thrilled to offer another Little Free Pantry and the Little Free Library of Anti-Racism Books.
Please put non-food items in the left, food in the middle, and anti-racism books in the right. 
To leave donations, put them directly in the Pantry.

Items needed throughout the year:  Baking items (sugar/flour/mixes), crackers, cereal/oatmeal, granola bars/snacks, hot chocolate/coffee/lemonade, instant mashed potatoes/gravy packages, jello/pudding, Mac’n Cheese, pancake mix, pasta/Ramen noodles, rice, taco mix/shells, paper products–toilet paper/Kleenex

Items needed during the warm months:
Canned beans, canned meats, canned vegetables/fruit, jam/jelly, juice boxes, pasta/taco sauce, peanut butter

Mission Partners

FISH Partner Network

FISH (Families and Individuals Sharing Hope), is a collaboration of the faith community, non-profit organizations, service groups, government entities, and the business community. Their mission is to partner together to meet human needs in Scott County, MN so individuals will be able to lead healthy, transformed lives. HTLC is honored to be involved with this ministry.

Beacon Interfaith Housing Network

Holy Trinity Lutheran, along with other churches in the New Prague area, are part of a larger group of churches in the southwest suburbs that provide housing for families with children that are currently homeless.  Families rotate between the churches and communities on a weekly basis.  Hope House coordinates  a temporary shelter for up to 16 occupants for two-week periods.

Christo Obrero

Holy Trinity is partnered with Christo Obrero (Christ the Worker) to start a new church for Latino families in the Shakopee and Chaska area.

Bega Kwa Bega

Bega Kwa Bega is a joint ministry between communities of faith in the ELCA and Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania, whose purpose is to proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ, to extend Christian hospitality, and to strengthen relationships with one another through the shared practices of prayer, presence, and projects.

Minneapolis Area Synod

The Minneapolis Area Synod works together so that all experience gracious invitation into life-giving Christian community and live in just and healthy neighborhoods.


Sharing Tree

Each year Holy Trinity sponsors families in coordination with the Le Sueur County Adopt A Family program.  More than 300 families are gifted essentials for a Minnesota winter. The tree is set up in the Narthex around November/December time with tags for individual gifts of clothing, shoes and outerwear for the children in the program.  All items must be new and unwrapped.

Community Partners