Benevolence is allocated each quarter to local (50%), national (25%) and international (25%) causes.
$250.00 - Big Timber Grade School
$250.00 - Sweet Grass County High School
$1,000.00 - Lutheran World Relief (earmarked Tornadoes)
The point is this:
The one who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and the one who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each of you must give as you have made up your mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver. - 2 Corinthians 9:6-7