- LWML stands for Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. It is the official women’s auxiliary of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). The organization has tried to update its image so you may see it written as “Lutheran Women in Mission”.
- KLS stands for Katherine Luther Society. It is women’s auxiliary group of Pinnacle that supports LWML and its mission.
- “Mites” are spare change/donations that are collected throughout the year by each church’s LWML organization. 25% of the donations goes toward national mission grant programs and 75% goes toward district mission grant programs.