About Hands of Mercy

About Hands of Mercy

Hands of Mercy Mission Statement

Hands of Mercy exists to embody the tangible love of Jesus Christ to people in need, especially those with disabilities. We embrace and desire to live out St Paul’s exhortation to be “one body in Christ (1 Corinthians 12:12),whereby we reach out to those who have been marginalized in their community because of disabilities, bring them into the body of Christ, the Church, and give them marketable skills to sustain and improve their lives, both spiritually and physically.

Our Story

Hands of Mercy began as the internship project of Deaconess Patricia Nuffer in 2006, as a partnership with the Evangelical Lutheran Church in South Sudan... Read More About Our Story


Board of Directors

Hands of Mercy, (HOM), currently has four board members. Find out more about our board of directors... Meet Our Board of Directors


Statement of Faith

We, the Board of Directors, all are members of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod and accept the doctrine of the LCMS... Read Our Statement of Faith



Hands of Mercy, (HOM), is a member of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in South Sudan (ELCS)... See All of Our Affliliations


Christian Formation

Hands of Mercy offers daily Christian education using My First Catechism and the Bible. Our local... See Christian Formation


Vocational Foundations

By training people with disabilities in marketable skills such as raising chickens for eggs, tailoring... See Vocational Foundations


Health Care Essentials

We seek to provide basic health and safety needs with first aid training, kits and supplies at Hands of Mercy... See Health Care Essentials