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.

Stewardship Bulletin Sentences and Newsletter Article – February 2017

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

False Parenting Guilt

The culture says never to discipline children from a place of anger. But when they break God’s commands, is true anger over sin warranted?

Reaching Rural America for Christ — January 2017 Newsletter

The January 2017 newsletter from LCMS Rural and Small Town Mission provides guidance on how to teach the faith to the youth of a congregation.

Lutheran Witness: January 2017

This month, we’re looking at life issues—from the moment of conception to the instant of natural death.

Christ Becomes the Greatest Sinner . . . for You!

Jesus comes to [John the Baptist] at the Jordan from Galilee and desires to be baptized [Matt. 3:13]. How marvelously backward this is!

Congregational Anniversaries (January 2017)

Announcements featuring special church anniversaries

In Memoriam (January 2017)

Obituaries for ordained and commissioned ministers.