MILFORD - The Lutheran Women's Missionary League of Iowa District West celebrated its 66th anniversary June 27 through 30 at Camp Okoboji, Milford. More than 330 people attended the biennial convention, including 13 local residents. The theme for the gathering was "The Joy of the Lord is Our Strength."
At the convention the delegates approved a funding goal of more than $135,000 for various mission projects during the 2012-2014 biennium.
The league is an auxiliary of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.