The Lutheran Witness

Interpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective

Sounding off about LSB

It was with sadness that I read the editorial last issue expressing perplexity over the…

Shedding Some Light

Down to EarthA learned scientist approached a minister and said, “I don’t want you to…

Stewards of Everything

While reading the candidates’ views on the funding of the Synod’s work in the June/July…

Providing Support

by Dr. William B. Knippa A young family in our congregation adopted a baby girl;…

Priorities for the church

I appreciate your article in the June/July issue of The Lutheran Witness that featured the…

The Synod in Convention

One Message—Christ! His Love is Here for You!
This is the theme for the Synod’s triennial national convention.

Practice what you preach

Thank you for the interesting article regarding race relations in the most recent Witness issue.…

By Faith we believe in the Resurrection

The latest article by Dr. Paul L. Maier— “The Mystery of the Missing Body”(April)—hits the…

Call it what it is

I’d like to comment on something I read in the convention preview article in the…

Defending the Unborn

I was deeply offended by the letters to the editor column in the March issue…

On “Reclaiming the Church’s Young”

Thank your for the excellent article, “Reclaiming The Church’s Young in a Culture of Change.”…

Seeking Ablaze!

Each month I look forward to receiving The Lutheran Witness. I especially enjoy reading the…

Fear and the racially split church

The recent Christ Call of Uwe Siemon-Netto (June Witness) for Lutheran Christians—in combating racism, threats,…

Is God Green?

The Bible gives us a powerful sense of our place in the world and what it means to love God, serve our neighbors, and appreciate and respect creation.

Full House, Full Hearts

Welcome to the Stahlkes, with three boys, two girls, two dogs, a lot of kid-fueled chaos, and parents eager to adopt a sixth child from Ukraine!

Famous Footsteps

Have you ever been thrilled to walk where someone famous had previously walked?