On April 2, the U.S. Small Business Administration confirmed that tax-exempt nonprofits such as churches are eligible to apply.
As part of its response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the LCMS will use Soldiers of the Cross as one means to continue to assist LCMS church workers and their families.
The event, organized by the Coalition for Life–St. Louis, saw its largest turnout ever in 2020.
The Rev. Dr. Herbert C. Mueller Jr. died March 21.
To abide by social distancing guidelines, many LCMS churches are offering online-only services.
The Rev. Dr. Gary M. Arp died on March 12. He was 85.
“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble” (Ps. 46:1).
The tornadoes touched ground in Tennessee during the night and morning hours of March 2 and 3.
The next regional gathering of ‘Making Disciples for Life’ will take place April 17–18 at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne.
The Rev. Sean Daenzer will also serve as chaplain at the LCMS International Center in St. Louis.
The March 2020 supplement to the “Reporter” highlights the importance of pastoral formation in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.
The Rev. Roy S. Askins formerly served as communications manager for the LCMS Asia Region.
The issue covers topics such as fasting in modern times, avoiding abuses of fasting and the biblical background of fasting.
The LCMS is closely monitoring the situation to provide the best possible information and counsel to staff and missionaries who may be in areas of increased risk.
The new developments will serve people with disabilities as well as adults of all abilities who are 55 and older.