The Rev. Dr. Ray Halm, who served as president of Concordia University, Irvine, Calif., from 1980 to 1998, died Aug. 4.
The next LCMS Youth Gathering is set for July 9–13, 2022, in Houston.
The Synod’s colleges, universities and seminaries are preparing to return to class this fall under guidelines necessitated by COVID-19.
The rulings concern issues of life, sexuality and education.
Kuchta died July 14 in Elm Grove, Wis., at the age of 78.
The International Lutheran Council is a global association of confessional Lutheran church bodies, including the LCMS.