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LCMS receiving reports from missionaries in Caribbean, Mexico after disasters

The LCMS Office of International Mission and LCMS Disaster Response are working to connect with our missionaries and partners following Hurricane Maria and the earthquake in Mexico.

Sept. 24 church bulletin insert, flier for hurricane relief

As the news reports become fewer, headlines fade and people grow weary of hearing about catastrophes, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and district efforts will continue toward long-term recovery and care for the victims of Harvey and Irma … and perhaps Maria.

LCMS Worship: Keynote presentations from 2017 Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Worship Ministry presents the keynote presentations from the 2017 Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music, which was held in July at Concordia University Chicago in River Forest, Ill.

Life Together News Digest
Life Together with President Harrison – September 2017

This month’s Life Together News Digest focuses on the Synod’s initial response to Hurricane Irma and the sustained response to Harvey.

Video: Professor Luther – The student of scripture

Scripture changes the one who studies it. The Law and the Gospel are the two great teachings of the Bible.

LCMS Worship: Sermons, meditations from 2017 Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Worship Ministry presents sermons and meditations from the 2017 Institute on Liturgy, Preaching and Church Music, which was held in July at Concordia University Chicago in River Forest, Ill.

Sept. 17 church bulletin insert, flier for hurricane relief

The LCMS encourages congregations to use the church bulletin insert and flier to inform members how they can join relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma.

Disaster Response prayer petitions for Sept. 9-10 worship services

LCMS Worship offers petitions to pray for those affected by Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma or any other disaster during Sept. 9-10 worship services.

Photo gallery: Responding to Hurricane Harvey in Texas

LCMS World Relief and Human Care, through its Disaster Response team, is working with The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Texas District to bring urgent relief and the hope of the Gospel to Texans whose lives have been shaken by Hurricane Harvey.

Video: The Care of Souls: Luther’s Driving Focus

Teaching starts at home, where Luther was surrounded by his family as he worked at the family table.

LCMS Stewardship Ministry: Bulletin Sentences and Newsletter Article – October 2017

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

Parish Nurse Newsletter: Fall 2017 – Ministry of presence

This issue highlights the importance of ministry of presence in the Christ-centered support parish nurses give to individuals and groups.

Reaching Rural America for Christ
Reaching Rural America for Christ — September 2017 RSTM Newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter highlights the 2017 National Rural & Small Town Mission Conference, which is Nov. 9-11 in Kansas City, Mo.

Hurricane Harvey church bulletin inserts, information (updated for Sept. 10)

The LCMS encourages congregations to use these church bulletin inserts and resources to inform members how they can support Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

LCMS President Harrison: Synod at work with Texas District toward Hurricane Harvey relief

An army of LCMS people — national and district, professional and lay, staff and volunteer — will be coming alongside our afflicted brothers and sisters in Christ in southeastern Texas.

Hurricane Harvey prayer petition for Sept. 2-3 worship services

LCMS Worship offers a prayer petition about Hurricane Harvey to include in congregational prayers during Sept. 2-3 worship services.