Ries accepts Foundation presidency

Rev. Thomas K. (Tom) Ries of Burnsville, Minn., has accepted the presidency of the LCMS…

Registration opens this month for Int`l LLL convention

Registration begins in mid-March for the 87th annual International Lutheran Laymen’s League convention, July 22-25…

Kieschnick: 'Critical event' is key to increases in adult confirmations

By Joe Isenhower Jr. SAN ANTONIO — “Multiplying the critical event” is the key to…

World Mission offers new, online resources

“Light for the Darkness,” a new worship service designed to help congregations celebrate Ablaze!, is…

'Witnessing faith' goes both ways in Pakistan

By Paula Schlueter Ross About five minutes after an American walks into a home in Pakistan,…

August Bernthal dies; former Florida-Georgia District president

Dr. August Bernthal, a former district president, Synod vice president and pioneer in refugee resettlement,…

Official Notice: Convention Delegate Names and Addresses

Lists of names and addresses of all voting delegates to the 2004 convention of The…

Items wanted, available; reinstatements; positions

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

"Letters" March 2004

More on sem wives I simply could not believe my eyes when I read the…

Webzine offers guide to 'Passion of the Christ'

The current edition of LCMS Youth Ministry’s Web magazine, “thESource,” has a viewers guide for…

CTCR backs fellowship with Kenyan church

The Commission on Theology and Church Relations (CTCR) is recommending that this summer’s Synod convention…

Tietjen dies; sem president during controversy

Dr. John H. Tietjen, president of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, through the early 1970s and…

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…

World Mission to share Pentecost 2000 'learnings'

By Paula Schlueter Ross The good news:  More than 900 cross-cultural ministries have been started by…