December ‘Witness’: Reason to rejoice

Read the December ‘Lutheran Witness’ to learn more about the hymnody, poetry and decorations through which Christ is displayed for this world.

Bethesda job coaches offer employment advocacy, support

By working with people with disabilities alongside their families, communities and employers, Bethesda aims to raise the percentage of individuals with disabilities in the workforce and make the case to employers for accommodating and hiring employees with disabilities.

Church Worker Wellness: Week 37 Devotion – Spiritual Wellness

God is good, even in the waiting. Jesus connects with us and gives us this body of believers to hold fast in the waiting.

CPH releases two-volume companion to LSB

The volumes contain stories, theological commentary and historical background for all of the hymns in ‘Lutheran Service Book.’

LCMS Stewardship Ministry: Newsletter article and bulletin blurbs – January 2020

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Stewardship Ministry creates bulletin blurbs and newsletter articles each month to use in church publications.

Finding local resources

Many Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod church workers and spouses identified the need for help finding more wellness resources. Here are three helpful tips for finding localized resources.

Visiting friends and partners in the Gospel

Visitation is the sacred duty of every pastor. To be sure, the ministry of Jesus, the apostles and St. Paul was not tied to any one place.

Lutheran Witness: December 2019

The Lutheran Witness examines the arts of Christmas in its December issue, “We wish to see Jesus.”

Church Worker Wellness: Week 36 Devotion – Relational Wellness

If you are feeling lonely, take comfort in knowing that the God who sent His Son into the world to save us from our sins will not let you down.

Congregational Anniversaries (December 2019)

Announcements featuring special church anniversaries

In Memoriam (December 2019)

Obituaries for ordained and commissioned ministers

LCMS Worship: 2019-20 hymn suggestions for Series A and One-Year Series

LCMS Worship provides hymn suggestions for Three-Year Series A and the One-Year Series to use during the 2019-20 church year.

Prayerfully consider an end-of-year ‘Together as Synod’ gift

A “Together as Synod,” or undesignated, gift enhances domestic and international efforts to witness and show mercy to others, and to live life together as children of God.

Call for nominations: President, Concordia University, Nebraska

Concordia University, Nebraska, Seward, Neb., seeks nominations for the position of president. Nominations are due by Jan. 31.

Positions (Dec. 2019)

Positions are available with the Concordia University System.

Official notice: Requests for reinstatement (Dec. 2019)

A listing of those who have applied or been approved for reinstatement to LCMS rosters.