Get Involved

The Neighborhood Connection

The Neighborhood Connection is a newly-launched ministry that works to build relationships among our neighboring communities: Crestwood Village East, Charleston East Apartments, and the Funtastics. More information may be found on the ministry Facebook page.


Gethsemane participates in the community and is honored to partner with civic, social, and religious organizations.

Providing meeting and event space for...

  • Better My Health weight management organization
  • Minyo Dancers
  • Funtastics

Contributing time and talent to...

Gethsemane is also an active member of Irvington Community Advocacy Network (ICAN) which serves clients in the Irvington area with potential financial assistance, clothing, and/or referrals.

Kroger Community Rewards

If you shop at central Indiana Kroger locations with your Plus Card, you can help support Gethsemane by enrolling your Plus Card with the Kroger Community Rewards program.

If you already have a Plus Card, just go to and do the following:

  1. Click on Sign In/Register.
  2. If you are a new online customer, click on SIGN UP TODAY in the "New Customer?" box. If you have already registered, go on to step (6).
  3. Enter your home zip code, choose your favorite store, supply your email address and create a password, agreeing to the terms and conditions.
  4. You will then get a message to check your email inbox and click on the link within the body of the email.
  5. Click on My Account and use your email address and password.
  6. Click on Edit Kroger Community Rewards information and input your Kroger Plus card number.
  7. Update or confirm your information.
  8. Enter Gethsemane's NPO number (RL953), select Gethsemane Lutheran Church from list, and click on confirm.
  9. To verify you are enrolled correctly, you will see your organization’s name on the right side of your information page.

REMEMBER: Purchases will not count for our group until after member(s) register their card(s).

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Gethsemane every time you shop at Amazon, at no cost to you.

When you shop at, you'll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Gethsemane.

If you are an Amazon Prime customer, you still enjoy the benefits of your membership at Amazon Smile.