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We give thanks for you this #GivingTuesday…


Unsafe neighborhoods and broken communities… These are the mission fields that our LCMS congregations and organizations are working in every day to bring the life-saving gifts of Word and Sacrament to people in need. Sometimes, to effectively care for a person’s spiritual needs, we also need to care for his or her bodily needs as […]

NHSC receives $15,000 grant from Thrivent


For Immediate Release Lutheran housing organization receives $15,000 grant ST. LOUIS, Sept. 22, 2014 — The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod National Housing Support Corporation, which does business as Lutheran Housing Support, recently received a grant from the Thrivent Financial Foundation. For every dollar the organization Lutheran Housing Support raises through the end of 2015, the Thrivent […]

Support NHSC when you shop on


The LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) has joined’s AmazonSmile program which allows individuals  to direct a portion of their regular purchases to support NHSC’s work to transform neighborhoods through community development initiatives. If you would like to help NHSC while you shop, signing up for the AmazonSmile program is easy. Just […]

LCMS National Housing Support Corp. awarded $150,000 grant for north side renewal…


Wells Fargo UrbanLIFT™ grant will support ongoing redevelopment efforts in St. Louis’ College Hill neighborhood… ST. LOUIS, March 5, 2014—LCMS National Housing Support Corp. (NHSC) d/b/a Lutheran Housing Support has been awarded a $150,000 Wells Fargo UrbanLIFT™ grant for the corporation’s ongoing revitalization efforts in St. Louis’ historic College Hill neighborhood. The grant will be […]

Fiscal Year 2013 Annual Report Released

More than housing

Greetings! I am pleased to present this annual report of our activities to our stakeholders. Without your ongoing support and prayers, our efforts to support LCMS organizations and their community partners would be impossible. Thank you for your generosity! This last year was filled with incredible blessings for us and our partners. In total, we […]

One Turn Opens Hope: Impact

Several Keys Were Turned - Web

Through the generosity of LCMS donors, the “Keys for Christ” program quickly raised a sizable amount of resources for housing programs within a year of its start. Early results from the Housing Sunday event in February 1969 indicated that over $100,000 had been received with nearly half of the synod’s congregations participating. The incoming donations […]

One Turn Opens Hope: The Launch

Keys for Christ - God Opens Doors - Web

The LCMS Committee on Housing Concerns contemplated the concept of launching a housing-related funding drive heavily in its June 8, 1968 meeting in Chicago. Rev. Leslie Weber (Executive Secretary of the LCMS Board of Social Ministry) reported to the committee that he had made the request to the synodical Board of Directors asking permission for […]

A Christmas Thank You!


A Christmas “Thank You!” and letter from the staff of the LCMS National Housing Support Corporation. To read it, please click on the image below. From everyone at NHSC, God’s richest blessings to you and your family this Christmas season!