St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and Faith Lutheran Church in Shreveport, La., faced different problems but found a common solution.
Just weeks after Hurricane Laura hit the coast of Louisiana, Category 2 Hurricane Sally made landfall in Alabama, damaging LCMS churches and members’ homes.
A series of “Take Heart” retreats will focus on offering respite and resources for pastors who have struggled with the changes and stresses of the past year.
The funds are helping care for church workers and supplying much-needed bags of food for congregation members and their surrounding communities.
Updates from LCMS colleges, universities and seminaries.
The Master of Public Health is a competency-based graduate program, and the Bachelor of Science in Respiratory Care is a degree advancement program for registered respiratory therapists.
The LCMS Office of National Mission has partnered with DOXOLOGY on the retreats, which are planned for Sept. 28–30 in Bel Aire, Kan., and Oct. 5–7 in Donaldson, Ind.
The Category 4 storm made landfall near Cameron, La., on Aug. 27.
The new missionaries were sent during a service at the LCMS International Center in St. Louis on Aug. 7.
More than 1,200 congregations responded to the survey, which was sent to every congregation with a valid email address — 4,787 in total — in June.
Rivett died on July 8 in Marion, Ill.
On Monday, Aug. 10, the storm tore through the Midwest, taking down trees and power lines, leveling corn crops, and cutting the area off from power and phone signals.
The refreshed LW site is more user-friendly and accessible.
The issue studies the intersection of faith and politics.
The Rev. Dr. Ray Halm, who served as president of Concordia University, Irvine, Calif., from 1980 to 1998, died Aug. 4.
The next LCMS Youth Gathering is set for July 9–13, 2022, in Houston.