RSTM

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: August 2019 Newsletter

The August 2019 newsletter from LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission shares insight into how faith communities can minister to individuals struggling with mental health issues.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: July 2019 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter highlights what really works for stewardship in the rural parish (or in any parish, really): putting God’s Word first, finding stewardship’s place in the Christian life and in the work of pastors, and teaching how to support the Lord’s work in a faithful way.

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.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: May 2019 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter highlights Lutheran Braille Workers, which works with the elderly and those who are sight-impaired.

Thanks be to God for volunteers

Thanks to God for the selfless volunteers who provide incredible support to LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission and our congregations. 

BNM updated on licensed lay deacons, stewardship and rural ministry

The LCMS Board for National Mission met Feb. 21–22 in St. Louis.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: April 2019 Newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter provides insight into how congregations can more effectively engage the rural and small-town communities in which they exist.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: March 2019 Newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter offers insight into how congregations can more effectively mentor and empower young leaders.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: February 2019 Newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter provides insight into how congregations can more effectively involve young women in church programs and activities.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: January 2019 Newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter includes a recap of the LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission’s (RSTM) latest Rural Seminarian Immersion event.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: December 2018 Newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter includes a recap and pictures from the 2018 National RSTM Conference, which was held Nov. 8–10 in Kansas City, Mo.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: November 2018 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter highlights how worshipers can benefit when smaller congregations expand the base hymnody and liturgy.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: October 2018 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter provides information about why a congregation should undertake a ministry specifically to its inactive members.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: September 2018 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter provides information about the 2018 National RSTM Conference, which is scheduled for Nov. 8–10 in Kansas City, Mo., at the Hilton Kansas City Airport.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: August 2018 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter highlights the challenges and blessings that abound when leading churches with schools.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: July 2018 Newsletter

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission Newsletter highlights the collaborative work that has been taking place among churches in western Kansas for more than 40 years.