Convention moves outreach ministry, urges short-term mission service

ST. LOUIS — With no discussion from the floor, delegates to the 62nd Regular Convention…

Delegates adopt human care resolutions

ST. LOUIS – Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod convention delegates adopted resolutions supporting health and healing ministries,…

Convention says women may hold all offices that do not involve pastoral functions

ST. LOUIS — As a result of action taken July 15 by the 62nd Regular…

Last action of convention affirms preaching, teaching creation

ST. LOUIS — In the final action before the close of the 62nd Regular Convention…

Convention affirms laity ministry programs, amends Commissioned Ministry Colloquy bylaws

ST. LOUIS – The Council of Presidents of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, the new Board…

ELCA leader expresses appreciation for convention action to continue discussions

ST. LOUIS – The presiding bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) said…

Delegates approve new hymnal as ‘official’ for use in Synod

ST. LOUIS – The draft of a proposed new hymnal received clear approval July 14…

Three incumbents, three new members elected to Board of Directors

ST. LOUIS — Three incumbents were returned to the Synod’s Board of Directors and three…

Convention commemorates Black higher ed, supports family life ministers on roster

ST. LOUIS –- The Centennial for Black Higher Education within The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod will…

Convention amends LCMS Articles, Bylaws to clarify Board responsibilities

ST. LOUIS — By a 654 to 541 vote, the 62nd Regular Convention of The…

Delegates ask for sem funding plan, promotion of stewardship ed

ST. LOUIS – A new Board for Pastoral Education was directed to “undertake as its…

Convention commends civic-events guidelines to help church workers

 ST. LOUIS — The 62nd Regular Convention of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod Wednesday (July 14)…

Convention says to keep talking with ELCA

ST. LOUIS — The 62nd Regular Convention of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod today (July 14)…

Zehnder: Share the Gospel with everyone who’s alive

ST. LOUIS — “Everyone with whom we come in contact — if they’re still breathing…

LWML is ‘more than a meeting,’ auxiliary president tells convention

ST. LOUIS — Linda Reiser, president of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML), addressed delegates…

Convention rejects change of translation for new hymnal catechism

ST. LOUIS–By a narrow vote of 580 to 585, delegates to the 62nd Regular Convention…