New 'Board Briefs' available

“Conflict in the Bylaws” and “Funding National Ministries and Administrative Functions” are the titles of…

Number of Lutherans worldwide climbs to nearly 66 million

Membership among Lutheran churches in the last two years increased by 570,000, bringing the number…

Lutheran singles to gather

Lutheran “singles” — never married, divorced or widowed — are invited to attend a get-together…

Library for Blind offers audio, too

The Library for the Blind, a ministry of Lutheran Blind Mission, St. Louis, offers free,…

LCMS e-News adds five more newsletters

Subscribers to LCMS e-News now have five more newsletters from whichto choose on the free,…

COP, Board have plenty to talk about at meeting

By David L. Mahsman The Synod’s Board of Directors and Council of Presidents (COP) had…

Board to CCM: Let's 'withdraw,' let convention address issues

By Joe Isenhower Jr. The Synod’s Board of Directors says it will withdraw two resolutions…

Want to learn more about 'behavioral interviewing'?

The Center for U.S. Missions in Irvine, Calif., sponsored its first workshop on “behavioral interviewing”…

Task force wants more teachers certified

The 20-member Next Generation Task Force has found that only one in three of the…

'Open Arms' conference set for April

An “Open Arms” Leadership Conference, focusing on starting congregations with childcare ministries, will be held…

Fire destroys Sycamore, Ill., church

Rev. Don Phelps wore two “helmets” at the Feb. 9 fire that destroyed the building…

Youth Gathering planners expect participants from 23 overseas church bodies

Young people and their adult leaders from 23 Missouri Synod partner churches around the world…

Youth Gathering registration continues

Registration remains open for the 2004 National LCMS Youth Gathering in Orlando, Fla., with a late-registration…

Community interest brings back 'Luther' movie

With re-issue of the movie “Luther” already booked for almost 100 locations this winter, it…

CPH offers modern translation of Johann Gerhard's prayers

Meditations on Divine Mercy, new from Concordia Publishing House, offers a contemporary translation of Lutheran…

CPH releases spring catalog

Children’s, educational and devotional items — including gift books for Easter, confirmation, Mother’s Day and…