Stewardship Ministry

The sun sets over a cornfield on Saturday, July 8, 2017, in West Bend, Iowa. LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford

Where have all the Christians gone?

The data are clear: American Christianity is in decline, and every major church body — including the LCMS — is feeling the pinch.

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LCMS Stewardship Ministry: Bulletin Sentences and Newsletter Article – December 2017

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Stewardship Ministry creates bulletin sentences and newsletter articles each month to use in church publications.

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StewardCast Newsletter

LCMS Stewardship: October 2017 StewardCAST newsletter

LCMS Stewardship Ministry discusses how steward leaders can best communicate to their congregations’ members that stewardship is more than the church begging for more money.

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LCMS Stewardship has released a free Bible

LCMS Stewardship releases free Bible study

The eight-session study focuses on both financial and other kinds of stewardship.

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StewardCast Newsletter

LCMS Stewardship: September 2017 StewardCAST newsletter

LCMS Stewardship Ministry considers the journey for a pastor and congregation in leading stewardship. Only one standard, that of faithfulness, guides them along their way.

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Synod releases eight-part ‘Stewardship Basics’ Bible study

“Stewardship Basics,” a new eight-part Bible study from LCMS Stewardship Ministry, is available at no charge to help congregations start a discussion of whole-life stewardship.

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