"To Receive and Share Christ's Embrace"

What do Advance Auto Parts, American Greetings, Bass Pro Shops, Best Buy, Carhartt,, Famous Footwear,, Office Depot, Sears, Starbucks, Verizon, and Walmart have in common? They are thirteen retailers on a growing list of 384 companies in over a dozen business categories that have pledged their support of the mission and ministry of First Lutheran Church.

“How?” you might very well ask. This growing association of business and service providers is part of the “Heartfelt Giving Network,” which donates 51% of all gross marketing commissions to designated non-profit organizations. You, your family, and your friends can participate in and support FLC’s local mission work by searching for the goods and services you need in our unique on-line shopping mall.

Whether travel and hotel accommodations, shoes and clothing, health and beauty needs, home and office supplies, or sporting and recreation goods, start by going to

    You’ll be asked to create a username and password and to choose the charity you want to support. Be sure to select “First Lutheran Church, Salida, CO.” Then you can start saving money on your purchases of goods and services while supporting the mission and ministry of First Lutheran Church.

Please share this information with your family and friends by giving them a business card with all the information they need. Cards are available in the church lobby.