Positions are available with Concordia University System schools, Hong Kong International School and Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne.
Official Notice: requests for reinstatement (June 2017)
A listing of those who have applied — and been approved — for reinstatement to LCMS rosters.
Official Notice: colloquies (June 2017)
A listing of those who have completed — or submitted applications to — teacher or pastor colloquies in the Synod.
Official Notice: updates from LCMS districts (June 2017)
Updates on church workers, congregations and schools from LCMS district presidents.
Items wanted, available (June 2017)
Available this month are hymnals, paraments and pastor stoles.
Celebrating the Reformation’s 500th across the Synod
Here’s a list of events planned by LCMS congregations, districts and schools to celebrate the special observance.
Missionaries plan visits to stateside congregations
Over the next two years, every LCMS missionary family will make home visits to share their experiences with supporters.
Reformation Relevance: Jesus sweetens even death
Read how a Christian’s death “is the beginning of life” in this excerpt from Martin Luther’s “Fourteen Consolations” of 1520.
Free study guide tackles despair of ‘13 Reasons Why’
The new LCMS resource — “Faith, Hope and Love: A Threefold Response to 13 Reasons Why” — examines the popular Netflix series about teen struggles and suicide.
‘Boards and Business’ — Council of Presidents
At its April 22-25 meeting, the council hears reports and conducts business including the placement of pastoral candidates and assignment of vicars throughout the Synod.
Seminary to host deaf-ministry Church Interpreter Training
The workshop — June 25 to July 3 at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne — is designed to improve the skills of deaf-ministry interpreters in church settings.
Partnership provides respite after disasters
LCMS Disaster Response and the Florida-Georgia District work together to provide respite, counseling and aftercare for pastors and their families following catastrophic events.
2017-18 ‘Chapel Talks’ now available
The resource contains an opening and closing service and 42 weekly chapel talks for use with students of all ages in Lutheran schools.
CPH’s ‘From Atheism to Christianity’ tells story of C.S. Lewis
The 214-page book by the Rev. Dr. Joel Heck relates how an avowed atheist became one of the world’s most famous Christians.
Photo essay: One Foundation
A new addition to a multi-use building in Santiago, Dominican Republic, will now house a regional disaster-response/mercy center.
LWML convention offers family-friendly events
The 75th Anniversary Convention of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League — June 22-25 in Albuquerque, N.M. — offers events and programs for all family members.