The Gift that Keeps on Giving


The LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) boasts 100s … even 1,000s … of friends across the country who are helping us spread the news about the work of NHSC. The past couple of years that number has grown exponentially as the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) joined forces with NHSC to help extend our […]

College Hill Comprehensive Development Plan Request for Proposals


LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) is soliciting proposals from consultants that are interested in creating a comprehensive development plan that will guide future revitalization activities in the College Hill neighborhood in north Saint Louis, MO. For a copy of the full RFP, please download the full Comprehensive Development Plan RFP. Proposals must be received no […]

Summer, 2016: Transforming Communities and Lives


Summer, 2016 TRANSFORMING COMMUNITIES AND LIVES IN DOMESTIC MISSION FIELDS At LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) we help to make possible the work of ministry, leveraging the investment of available resources. In Ft. Wayne that means making respite care possible for hundreds of clients in partnership with Bethesda Lutheran Communities. It means working with […]

Deadlines for Unique Giving Opportuinties


THRIVENT CHOICE DEADLINE: March 31 Are you a THRIVENT MEMBER? Do you have Thrivent Choice Dollars that you have not yet allocated for the year? If so, LCMS National Housing Support Corporation is a Thrivent Choice Enrolled Organization. All that is required is for you to (or just click on the image to the right) and […]

Update from College Hill

2016 College Hill Crime Stats

It’s been quiet on the Hill in North St. Louis: And we plan to keep it that way. When the LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (Lutheran Housing Support) first stepped onto the scene in the North St. Louis neighborhood of College Hill, the neighborhood was regularly featured in the St. Louis area evening news. But […]

New to NHSC: Community Impact Program


In some neighborhoods poverty is obvious — pastors and other congregational leaders can hardly see the potential past the overwhelming need, and Lutheran congregations become the last beacon of hope in communities that battle rampant crime, economic distress, and shifting demographics. Oftentimes, congregations have identified budding opportunities through a strategic planning process or because of their community […]

Summer Stories


We have the pleasure of working with some rather tremendous partners. We’re proud of how their work is extending the kingdom of God, and thrilled to be a small part of that ministry. Redeeming Life Outreach Ministries, Sanford, Florida Redeeming Life Maternity Home is a safe, Christ-centered home for single women in crisis pregnancy. While […]

Helping Hand Featured LWML Mission Grant for June


Calling all LWML members, pastors and NHSC friends! The NHSC Helping Hand Initiative is the featured LWML Mission Grant for June through LWML.  Take a look at the LWML website ( for additional resources to help publicize this important Mission Grant, or you can download the resources from our website using these links. Mission Grant […]