Church Worker Wellness: Week 12 Devotion – Physical Wellness

Taking on a challenge that increases our physical health can impact the rest of our well-being.

Life Together News Digest
Life Together with President Harrison – June 2019

In the Life Together News Digest for June 2019, LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison points to 1 John 4 as a reminder that God’s perfect love casts out fear.

‘Joy:fully Lutheran’ Chapel Talks now available

The resource contains 44 worship outlines, along with opening and closing services, for Lutheran school chapel.

Church Worker Wellness: Week 11 Devotion – Emotional Wellness

What can quiet an anxious and wakeful mind during the night hours? God, our faithful Creator and Redeemer, offers a surprising gift in the middle of the night.

LCMS Stewardship Ministry: Newsletter article and bulletin blurbs – July 2019

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

2019 LCMS National Disaster Conference set for Oct. 2–4

The theme of the conferences is “Joy:fully Lutheran in Midst of Disaster,” based on James 1:2–4.

Church Worker Wellness: Week 10 Devotion – Financial Wellness

Working out finances together is part of the process and the complement of marriage, even when it feels difficult or like the last thing you’d rather be doing. Where is God’s faithfulness in our finances?

Reaching Rural America for Christ
LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: June 2019 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter highlights the Synod’s evangelism program, Every One His Witness®, which is designed to equip Lutherans to be witnesses of Jesus to the people in their everyday lives.

RSO News Update
Recognized Service Organizations – Second Quarter 2019 Newsletter

The LCMS Recognized Service Organizations newsletter features information about Perry Lutheran Homes in Perry, Iowa, where residents provide hope through its clay cross ministry.

CTCR report looks at ‘Christians and Social Media’

The report seeks to consider how Christians can “best use — or, if necessary, avoid the use of — this technology to glorify our God and Savior, build up the Body of Christ and extend His kingdom in the world.”

Church Worker Wellness: Week 9 Devotion – Relational Wellness

Where is God in our lives when He is hard to see? What is God up to today in your life?

LCMS Life Ministry ‘News and Notes’ – Spring 2019 newsletter

LCMS Life Ministry’s News and Notes newsletter shares how we as Lutherans can care for and show Christ’s love to others in all stages of life.

LCMS Worship: ‘A Wedding Hymn’

The text of “A Wedding Hymn” was written by the Rev. Paul F. Becker on the occasion of his daughter, Julie, entering holy marriage in 2019.

StewardCast Newsletter
LCMS Stewardship Ministry: May 2019 ‘StewardCAST’ newsletter

LCMS Stewardship Ministry discusses how congregations can become better stewards of their human resources.

‘Joy:fully Lutheran’ in Tampa, Florida

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod gathers in convention July 20-25, 2019, in Tampa, Fla., to worship, encourage one another and make decisions that will guide the next three years of our Gospel proclamation around the world.

Church Worker Wellness: Week 8 Devotion – Vocational Wellness

How do we respond to criticism in our various roles and vocations within the church? What encouragement does God have for us as we serve?