LCMS Life Ministry — Winter 2020 newsletter

The Winter 2020 News and Notes newsletter announces the virtual LCMS Life Conference to be held in March 2021.

‘Sharing’ newsletter – January 2021

Christ commands His followers to serve others. In the LCMS World Relief and Human Care newsletter, read about how the church continues to do this while obeying COVID-19 restrictions.

Reaching Rural America for Christ
LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: January 2021 newsletter

The LCMS Rural and Small Town Mission newsletter reminds us that God guides us, even though times of transition and change.

January ‘Witness’: Living a chaste and decent life

Chastity is not simply about “waiting for marriage,” but about the entire life of the believer.

LCMS Stewardship Ministry: Newsletter article and bulletin blurbs – February 2021

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Stewardship Ministry creates bulletin blurbs and newsletter articles each month to use in church publications.

LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces – First Quarter 2021 Newsletter

The LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces newsletter encourages readers to consider the wonder of God and His love for us. God has transformed and redeemed our hearts, which we should guard through His Word.

Reaching Rural America for Christ
LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: December 2020 newsletter

The LCMS Rural and Small Town Mission newsletter discusses ways a deaconess can assist the pastors of local congregations and organizations.

StewardCast Newsletter
LCMS Stewardship Ministry: December 2020 ‘StewardCAST’ newsletter

LCMS Stewardship Ministry addresses our cultural understanding of the word “gift,” which involves a change of ownership and warns that using it to talk about stewardship may lead to confusion, especially in the Christmas season.

Photo essay: A photographer’s look back at 2020

LCMS Managing Photojournalist Erik M. Lunsford shares some of 2020’s definitive moments.

Life Together News Digest
Life Together with President Harrison – December 2020

In this month’s Life Together Digest, the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, proclaims the Good Christmas News of Christ’s coming in the manger, on the cross, in His Word and Sacraments, and on the Last Day.

Photo essay: Campus ministry: Gospel light in a dark world

The Rev. Michael Schuermann, pastor of University Lutheran, is at work amid ever-changing circumstances on this campus, serving students, faculty, staff and members of the community with the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

December ‘Witness’: The gift that gives eternal life

The December issue of ‘The Lutheran Witness’ explores how the Old Testament portrays and points to the Second Person of the Trinity, the eternally begotten Son of God.

LCMS Stewardship Ministry: Newsletter article and bulletin blurbs – January 2021

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Stewardship Ministry creates bulletin blurbs and newsletter articles each month to use in church publications.

StewardCast Newsletter
LCMS Stewardship Ministry: November 2020 ‘StewardCAST’ newsletter

LCMS Stewardship Ministry addresses the importance of utilizing opportunities to teach stewardship year-round.

Photo essay: Hurricane Sally: A sprint becomes a marathon

The initial assessment of Hurricane Sally’s damage revealed that 19 congregations in Alabama and Florida were affected. The storm impacted the entire community, including schools, the district camp and members’ homes.

Life Together News Digest – November 2020

November edition features information on 2021 life marches, closed Communion, worship resources for Advent/Christmas, and other resources.