In March, pastors from throughout Iowa gathered in Des Moines to meet with their state legislators.
Among other items, the COP discussed the Concordia University System, and the BOD reviewed the Synod’s financial position.
LCMS missionaries in Uruguay work with pastors of the Lutheran Church of Uruguay and the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brazil to bring the Gospel to the Uruguayan people.
From July 27 to 30, more than 240 people, including 63 children, gathered at Trinity Lutheran Church in Mobile, Ala., under the theme “Empowering the Next Generation.”
On May 27, three pastors and 12 deaconesses graduated from Concordia the Reformer Seminary and Mercy Center in Palmar Arriba, Dominican Republic.
The budget includes total revenue of just over $82 million and total spending of $81.4 million.
On March 30, the Helsinki District Court in Finland issued its decision to acquit both the Rev. Dr. Juhana Pohjola and Dr. Päivi Räsänen.
The LCMS Office of International Mission continues to work with the Rev. Serge Maschewski, bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ukraine, to offer assistance where it is needed.
The actions of a Lutheran in Romania bear witness to the love of God in Christ Jesus.
The LCMS Office of International Mission is currently working with five partner churches to help refugees from this conflict.