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The LCMS International Center in St. Louis is the site of many of the church body’s meetings and where much of its day-to-day business takes place. (LCMS/Erik M. Lunsford)

‘Boards and Business’ — LCMS Board of Directors

Actions at the Board’s May 19-20 meeting in St. Louis include adoption of a prudent, lean Synod budget, contingent on further expense reductions.

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Nicole Mueth (right) helps Taylor Maack dress up as a peasant-laborer of the 1500s. Taylor is a student at Holy Cross Lutheran School in Collinsville, Ill., where members of the student body portrayed lords, ladies, knights, court musicians, town minstrels and peasants for a Renaissance-themed spring concert May 4 — just one of many events throughout the Synod celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this year. (LCMS/Frank Kohn)

Celebrating the Reformation’s 500th across the Synod

Here’s a list of events planned by LCMS congregations, districts and schools to celebrate the special observance.

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Members of the first-place team from Concordia University Texas in the 2017 Lutheran Church Extension Fund National Student Marketing Competition are (from left) team adviser Lee Pils and students Carlos Munoz, Race Mellman, Taylor Schmidt and Jacqueline Knell. (LCEF/Corey Woodruff)

Texas team takes top honor at LCEF marketing competition

The sixth annual Lutheran Church Extension Fund Student Marketing Competition takes place April 7 in St. Louis.

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Black convocation to offer ‘inspiring, helpful’ sessions

Registration is open for the 2017 LCMS Lutherans in Black Ministry Family Convocation, set for July 12-16 in Birmingham, Ala.

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LCMS college, university enrollment dips by 1,590 students

The combined 2016 fall enrollment of 35,717 for the Synod’s 10 colleges and universities falls for the first time in 24 years.

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Board’s top challenge: helping God’s people marshal kingdom resources

“Finances are first and foremost on everyone’s heart,” LCMS Board of Directors Chairman Rev. Dr. Michael L. Kumm says during the Board’s Nov. 17-18 meeting in Schaumburg, Ill.

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