The new award recognizes and thanks remarkable volunteers.
The online resources from LCMS Urban & Inner-City Mission and LCMS Church Planting are available at no cost.
The issue follows God’s people as they serve those in need in Kenyan refugee camps, immigrant communities and disaster zones.
The LCMS Council of Presidents held its fall meeting in San Diego Nov. 12-15.
At its 44th annual banquet, CHI presented awards in the categories of family history, biography and historic preservation, among others.
At its November meeting, the Board heard from its chairman about efforts to increase the efficiencies of corporate Synod so the church can use the savings on its “core competencies.”
The national winner in each of the two grade divisions will receive a $250 cash prize, plus free registration and lodging for a Lutherans For Life regional conference.
Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, President Rev. Dr. Dale A. Meyer is bringing voices from the front lines of ministry to the air waves of KFUO in a weekly program called “Word and Work: An Intersection.”
Lutheran Television: Glory Years, by the Rev. Dr. Ardon Albrecht, chronicles the history of Lutheran Television and its flagship show, “This is the Life.”
The study utilized surveys and focus groups to collect data for use in helping LCMS congregations minister to young adults.
The Lutheran Hour Ministries float is expected to be in the 61st spot among the Rose Parade’s 91 units.
News from LCMS colleges and seminaries.
Current trustees Brian Fricke, Kay Kreklau and the Rev. Dr. William Meyer were reappointed to additional three-year terms, while Kirk Mattes was elected to his first term.
On Dec. 8, volunteers from the LCMS Central Illinois District, Lutheran Early Response Team and Lutheran Church Charities joined the cleanup effort in Taylorville, Ill., following an EF-3 tornado that struck the area on Dec. 1.
The items from Concordia College Alabama — which closed in April — are available for research at Concordia Historical Institute in St. Louis.
This year’s Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) Fall Leadership Conference, Nov. 16–18 in San Diego, continued its decades-long tradition of presenting the Gospel-inspired results and benefits of LCEF’s work.