Training Christ’s followers as pastors, teachers, evangelists, missionaries, bishops, and deaconesses for faithful service in the Lutheran Church of Africa.
The Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane NPC is a registered Public Benefits Organization. Donations to LTS can be deducted according to Section 18(a) in the South African tax laws. The LTS depends entirely on donations and gifts – we invite you to work together with us to train confessional Lutheran pastors and church workers for the continent of Africa! Your gift will make a difference. Upon receipt of your donation, we will be happy to furnish you with a receipt which you may submit to the relevant revenue service as proof for tax deduction purposes. Our South African bank account details are provided below, along with the information you will need to send funds via international wire transfer.
If you would like to give a donation in the US, a number of options are available. Our good friends and partners in Christ at the Saint Philip Lutheran Mission Society graciously facilitate donations and guarantee that 100% of any donated funds are used for the intended purpose.
Gifts of any size are much appreciated. You may use most bank cards to make a donation via PayPal, or you can use Amazon Smile, direct your Thrivent Choice Dollars, or make checks payable to Saint Philip Lutheran Mission Society and send them to:
Saint Philip Lutheran Mission Society
c/o Rev. Anthony Oliphant, Redeemer Lutheran Church
345 S Kenilworth Ave.
Elmhurst, IL 60126
You can also make a gift to the seminary through LCMS’s Mission Central. This can be done online through the link https://missioncentral.us/donation-form/?project=LTS%20Seminary%20Pretoria&reference=ZA0001-60604&id=IM0020ECXXXH000
If writing a check, please make the gift to: The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. In the memo line, write: ZA0001-60604: LTS Seminary South Africa. And send the gift to: The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, P.O. Box 66861, St. Louis MO, 63166-6861.
Or, to make a gift by phone, please call: 1-888-930-4438 and designate the gift to “ZA0001-60604: LTS Seminary South Africa”.
If you would prefer to wire funds directly to the LTS, our South African bank account details are as follows:
Account type: Current account
Account number: 860510030
Branch Code: 632005
Swift Code: ABSA ZA JJ
Account holder: Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane NPC
Bank Address: ABSA Enterprise Business, Campus Building, 1102 Burnett Street, Hatfield, 0083 South Africa