Ethnic Ministry

LCMS Black Ministry – ‘TimeLine’ Newsletter – Spring 2019

The power of the Gospel has greatly impacted the lives of African-American Lutherans.

LCMS Black Ministry – ‘TimeLine’ Newsletter – Fall 2018

Thanks be to God for the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) — a wonderful partner in mission work with The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS).

LCMS Black Ministry – ‘TimeLine’ Newsletter – Summer 2018

The LCMS Black Ministry summer 2018 newsletter features stories of individuals (and their congregations) that illustrate the power of faith when sharing the Gospel in this difficult world.

LCMS Black Ministry – Spring 2018 TimeLine Newsletter

Great joy exists when God’s children gather at the foot of the holy cross in unity and thanksgiving, giving praise to God for life-giving salvation through Jesus Christ.

Registration opens for Multiethnic Symposium

The event — sponsored annually by Concordia Seminary, St. Louis — is set for May 1–2.

TimeLine Newsletter – Third Quarter 2017

A great experience was had by many at the 2017 Lutherans in Black Ministry Family Convocation this summer in Birmingham, Ala. More than 500 people attended the event, coming together “All for Jesus” to worship Him in Word, in Sacrament, and with hymns and spiritual songs.

TimeLine Newsletter – Second Quarter 2017

Many LCMS pastors, deaconesses and lay leaders strongly believe in mission to their home communities around the world. Many return home to share God’s love in Christ and to enhance or begin ministry work in these places.

TimeLine Newsletter – First Quarter 2017

The TimeLine newsletter shares details about the LCMS Black Ministry Family Convocation, which is scheduled for July 12-16, 2017, at the Sheraton Birmingham Hotel, Birmingham, Ala.

Registration opens for Jan. 24-25 Multiethnic Symposium

The Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, event explores how the church should engage in ethnic ministry and what it means to become a truly multiethnic church.

TimeLine Newsletter – Fourth Quarter 2016

The fourth quarter 2016 edition of Black Ministry’s TimeLine newsletter highlights how the Gospel is shared around the world from generation to generation.

TimeLine Newsletter – Third Quarter 2016

The third quarter 2016 edition of Black Ministry’s TimeLine newsletter includes individuals’ stories that exemplify Jesus at the center of their lives and how God is glorified as a result.

US church planting: A new initiative for the LCMS

The LCMS is in the beginning stages of creating a church-planting initiative to help districts, circuits and congregations.

TimeLine Newsletter – Second Quarter 2016

The second quarter 2016 edition of Black Ministry’s TimeLine newsletter highlights opportunities for congregations and individuals to share Christ with our neighbors.

Grafting Hispanic Roots on the Lutheran Tree

Satan tried to stop the Gospel from spreading among the Hispanic population of rural Sheboygan, Wis., but thanks be to God, he failed.

TimeLine Newsletter – First Quarter 2016

The first quarter 2016 edition of Black Ministry’s TimeLine newsletter celebrates and reflects on 100-plus years of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod sharing the Gospel in Alabama.

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.