VEIL Latino Ministry
VEIL is a Congregation Under Development in partnership with the ELCA Churchwide Office and the Southern Ohio Synod.
The VEIL community is a diverse, bilingual, Christian Latino community, open to all people. Our mission is to be a witness of God’s unconditional love — striving to empower a worshiping environment, fostering love for our neighbor through teaching, caring relationships — welcoming the creativity of the Holy Spirit in conversation and action.
Somos una comunidad de Latinos Cristianos – diversos, bilingüe, abierta a todas las personas. Nuestra misión es ser un testigo del amor incondicional de Dios, intentando a potenciar un ambiente de alabanza a Dios, fomentando el amor por nuestro prójimo a través de relaciones bondadosas y estudiosos, dando la bienvenida a la creatividad del Espíritu Santo a través de la conversación y la acción.
It is under the leadership of Deaconess Carmen Colón-Brown.
LORD OF LIFE has offered a “home” to Pastora Carmen Colón-Brown for this program and has pledged to offer her support in a variety of ways. Program support includes but is not limited to:
- Moms program that supports pregnant women and moms with children.
- Sunday tutoring program is a bridge program that allows students to continue reading and learning during the summer.
- Interns from Miami University engage with students in the community.
- Citizenship programs.