In this issue from LCMS’ Rural & Small Town Mission (RSTM), insight is provided into how a congregation can make visitors in their church feel welcome and respected. These actions can then lead a congregation to play a more integral role in the life of its surrounding community. In addition, general information about the ongoing Engaging Your Community (EYC) events and free monthly webinars is communicated.Download Newsletter
Visit www.lcms.org/rstm to learn more about the ministry of and the resources provided from LCMS’ Rural & Small Town Mission (RSTM). Also, mark your calendars and be praying for the following upcoming events offered through RSTM:
• Parish Nursing free webinar presented by Maggie Karner, director, LCMS Life and Health Ministries – Thursday, February 20, 2014, 1-2 p.m. CST. Visit www.lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.
• Rural Immersion event (2nd annual) hosted by LCMS’ RSTM for LCMS seminary students and their wives only – March 1-8, 2014.
• Equipping Lutherans to be Gospel-motivated Voices for Life free webinar presented by Lori Trinche, national mission and ministry coordinator, Lutherans for Life – Thursday, March 20, 2014, 1-2 p.m. CST. Visit www.lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.