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This year's letter-writing campaign, entitled "Survive and Thrive," urges Congress to prioritize support for maternal and child health programs, emphasizing nutrition.
Here are the 18 churches in New Mexico that participated in last year's Offering of Letters. We are thankful to the organizers at each of the congregations and those who assisted them. (We apologize for any names we might have left out).
Albuquerque Mennonite Church (Jeanne Elmhorst), All Saints Lutheran Church (Lucretia Tippit), Central United Methodist Church (Dodie Hawkins), First Congregational Church (Erik Medina), First Presbyterian Church (Kirsten Marr), Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (Rena Dragoo & Pat O'Meara), La Mesa Presbyterian Church (Marlys Lesley), Our Lady of the Most Holy Rosary Catholic Community (Ellen Buelow), St. Andrew Presbyterian Church (Patty Emord), St. John XXIII Catholic Community (Angie Schaefer, Kate Parton, Mellie Meyer and Carlos Navarro), St. Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church (Terese Bridges), St. Paul Lutheran Church (Karla Ice),
Elsewhere in New Mexico
First Presbyterian Church-Santa Fe (Jane Hanna), Peace Lutheran Church-Las Cruces (Ellen Young), St. John's United Methodist Church-Santa Fe (Pastor Greg Kennedy), Smith Memorial Presbyterian Church-Truchas (Mary Singleton), Westminster Presbyterian Church-Gallup (Kathy Mezoff),Westminster Presbyterian Church-Santa Fe (John Singleton and Barbara Medina),