Guest Deaconess Gail Ludvigson serves the Lord as a career missionary in the Dominican Republic. In this role, Gail writes and teaches courses for the diaconate program at the Lutheran seminary in the Dominican Republic, El Reformador, in consultation with other deaconesses. She helps to promote diaconate ministry in the Dominican Republic and the Latin America region through fundraising and communications. Gail also assists in ministry to people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and serves the local churches as a deaconess in any way that is needed. Learn more about Deaconess Ludvigson and her work at lcms.org/ludvigson. Find how you can serve at lcms.org/service.