The December 2015 issue of Reaching Rural America for Christ recaps the 2015 National RSTM Conference held Nov. 5-7, in Kansas City, Mo., both in words and in pictures. The conference was a success with more than 160 pastors and lay leaders in attendance.
The newsletter also offers information about ongoing Engaging Your Community (EYC) events and free monthly webinars.Download December 2015 RSTM newsletter
Visit lcms.org/rstm to learn more about this ministry and the resources it provides. Also, mark your calendars and be praying for the following upcoming events offered through RSTM:
- “Every Pastor Needs a Pastor” free webinar presented by Dr. Mark Rockenbach, assistant professor of practical theology, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis — Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, from 1 to 2 p.m. Central. Visit lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.
- “Community of Christ in Rural and Small Towns” free webinar presented by Rev. Gene Ernst, pastor emeritus — Thursday, Jan. 21, from 1 to 2 p.m. Central time. Visit lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.
- Engaging Your Community (EYC) event in Jackson, Mo. — Saturday, Feb. 13, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Central time at Saxony Lutheran High School. The LCMS Missouri District will help with the presentations. View schedule and register online.
- Circuit Elder Training Workshop in Auburn, Neb. — Saturday, Feb. 20, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Central time. The LCMS Nebraska District will help with presentations. Contact the RSTM office at 888-463-5127 if interested in participating.