The Rev. Ted Krey, a missionary serving The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod as the regional director for Latin America and the Caribbean, describes how gifts to the Synod’s Global Mission fund are used to further the church’s witness and mercy efforts around the world. The Synod’s 2013 Giving Tuesday effort — Give Graciously. Give Globally.– benefits the Global Mission Fund. Please prayfully consider joining the movement and give now at