Who We Are

The mission of Lutheran Advocates for Maritime Mission is to promote commitment, participation, and support of ministries serving seafarers in the US and Caribbean.

LAMM does this by:

  • Supporting Lutheran clergy and laypersons actively serving in maritime ministry.
  • Encouraging Lutheran participation in, and support of, existing maritime ministries.
  • Building a network of Lutherans who are concerned for, and commited to, the church's maritime mission.
  • Developing practical maritime ministry resources.
  • Interpreting the church's maritime mission to the church at-large.


Our Ministry in Action

Fieldwork ship visits in the Port of Philadelphia fulfill Seminarians from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (link to ltsp.edu)

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Lutheran Advocates for Maritime Mission is an Independent Lutheran Organization related to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America through the Congregational and Synodical Mission unit.