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10 Questions with District President Rev. Dr. Donald J. Fondow

What’s the vocation of district president like? We talked to the Rev. Dr. Donald J. Fondow, president of the LCMS Minnesota North District, to get the answer firsthand.

10 Questions with Professor Ben Freudenburg

Professor Ben Freudenburg of Concordia University, Ann Arbor, Mich., talks about why teaching the faith at home is so important.

10 Questions with the Rev. Dr. Allan Buckman

The Rev. Dr. Allan Buckman, chairman of Christian Friends of New Americans, talks about how this Recognized Service Organization seeks to serve and connect incoming refugees in the St. Louis area with local Lutheran churches.

10 Questions with Mercy Medical Team Leader Sharon Thomas

Sharon Thomas, a nurse from Belvidere, Ill., has served on 13 LCMS Mercy Medical Teams — and led 11 of those — to provide medical care to underserved people around the globe.

10 Questions with Deaconess Sandra Rhein

Sandra Rhein uses her gifts as both a deaconess and church musician in a unique way: She works with Lutheran church bodies in places like Kenya and Ethiopia to create Christ-centered hymnals in the local language.

10 Questions with the Rev. Dale Kaster

The Rev. Dale Kaster and his wife, Suzanne, began serving as LCMS career missionaries to Ghana in May 2014. In the article, Kaster speaks about his ministry, life in Ghana and the support that helps them continue their work.