Board of Directors begins new Q&A feature to 'clear up confusion' over recent actions

The Synod’s Board of Directors has introduced a new question-and-answer feature to its Web site…

CTCR acts on civic-events guidelines

The Synod’s Commission on Theology and Church Relations (CTCR) has forwarded to the Council of…

Congregation will miss Simon, pastor says

By Paula Schlueter Ross Former U.S. Sen. Paul Simon will be sorely missed by fellow…

Church-work students getting $28.8 million in financial aid

Church-work students at Missouri Synod colleges, universities and seminaries are receiving $26,871,471 in financial aid…

Schmidt: LCMS schools to play major role in Ablaze!

Lutheran schools will play a major role in the Synod’s Ablaze! initiative to bring the…

World Mission, partners plan Ablaze! event

By Paula Schlueter Ross If every Lutheran church body is already doing outreach, then what’s…

CCM reaffirms opinions on ecclesiastical supervision

By David L. Mahsman The Synod’s Commission on Constitutional Matters (CCM) Dec. 13 reaffirmed three earlier…

Fowls named 'distinguished principal'

Robert W. “Bob” Fowls, head of school at Trinity Lutheran School, Bend, Ore., is among…

Sems announce events for high-school youth

The Synod’s two seminaries are sponsoring events this summer for high-school students, as they have…

Meyer elected to ABS board

Dr. Dale A. Meyer, the Gregg H. Benidt Memorial Chair Professor of Homiletics and Literature…

Items wanted, available; reinstatements; position

Note: Reporter cannot accept notices about items offered for sale or that people wish to…

Correction

A story in last month’s issue about registration for the 2004 National LCMS Youth Gathering…

Deadline nears for grants

Feb. 15 is the deadline for congregations to apply for competitive grants to help them…

12 'themes' to direct education of pastors

By Joe Isenhower Jr.  Twelve “themes” that grew out of suggestions from seminary faculties, board…

Shaud chosen to receive St. Martin of Tours medal

Retired Air Force General John A. Shaud of Springfield, Va., has been chosen to receive…

Schwan outreach-grants program ends

Although 2003 was the last year for awarding congregational-outreach grants from the Marvin M. Schwan…