International

National, international mission boards examine missiology

The Synod’s two mission boards review a draft of “A Theological Statement for Mission in the 21st Century,” a document mandated by the 2013 Synod convention.

Convention elects Nazareth native fifth vice-president

“We are so busy writing programs and doing this and doing that, but we need to be about doing the business of the Church,” says the Rev. Nabil Nour.

Delegates debate church-fellowship procedures, theology-related resolutions

In their first convention appearance, the Theology and Church Relations floor committee presents six resolutions — five of which are adopted.

Going the Distance from Missouri to India

From its earliest days, the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod has been a church of missions. Our first overseas missionaries were sent to India. Learn how the seeds planted through their 19th century missionary efforts continue to blossom today.