The resources, developed by LCMS Life Ministry, utilize age-appropriate content and activities to teach about God’s development of a child in the womb from conception to birth.
The curriculum, titled “Jesus Frees Us,” uses Old Testament stories to show how Jesus frees His people and how they can respond in love.
The Synod in convention adopted eight wide-ranging resolutions related to pastoral ministry and formation.
The Rev. Dr. Lawrence Rast Jr. and the Rev. Dr. Thomas Egger commended residential seminary education to the Synod as the historical and faithful model for training servants for ministry to the church and world.
All five university presidents support Res. 7-04B, “To Revise Bylaws to Revisit and Renew Relationship of Colleges and Universities with the Synod.”
The resolution calls Concordia University Texas to repentance for seeking to separate itself from Synod governance.
“Christ sustains you and makes you what you should be,” said LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison.
The pre-convention work of assembling overtures, reports and nominations for the 2023 LCMS convention is well underway,
The International Lutheran Council (ILC) is an association of confessional Lutheran church bodies.
Early reports from LAC missionaries confirm the impact of this storm on communities struggling to recover from previous storms.
LCMS Life Ministry has developed resources to aid viewers interested in further study and discussion of the issues raised in the movie.