Resolutions deal with abuse, placement; delegates hear from LIRS president

HOUSTON — Two resolutions dealing with human care were addressed July 18 by delegates to…

International LLL President addresses convention

HOUSTON – International LLL President Jack Kidwell brought greetings to the assembled delegates during the…

Convention encourages congregations to practice close(d) communion

HOUSTON — Congregations that allow open communion were encouraged to return to “faithful communion practices…

Hewitt brings greetings from Thrivent

HOUSTON — Brad Hewitt, senior vice president of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans, brought greetings on…

Convention sets LCMS position on stem-cell research

HOUSTON — In an overwhelmingly favorable vote, delegates to the 63rd Regular Convention of The…

Delegates ask CTCR for study materials; commend service of Dr. Joersz

HOUSTON – Two resolutions calling for the Commission on Theology and Church Relations (CTCR) to…

'Know culture,' says Bible study leader

HOUSTON — “We have to know our culture to present the truth that matters and…

LWML president brings greetings to convention

HOUSTON – Newly elected president Jan Wendorf  brought greetings from the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League…

Delegates approve three more planning-administration resolutions

HOUSTON – “The interesting work of Committee 7 is interesting only to a few because…

Delegates want annual report of 'Fan Into Flame' funds

HOUSTON — Delegates to the 63rd Regular Convention of The Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod July 17…

Convention requests 'harmony plan'; acts on program-finance resolutions

HOUSTON – Stating that division diverts energies from mission, delegates to the 63rd Regular Convention…

Convention commends military chaplains, LWML

HOUSTON –- Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod military chaplains and the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League (LWML) were…

Convention takes first actions on planning-administration proposals

HOUSTON—Delegates adopted the first three resolutions proposed by the floor committee for Planning and Administration…

CUEnet introduces 1,000th colloquy student

HOUSTON—“I’ve been stretched. I’ve been strengthened in the faith,” Dr. Mary Beth Gaertner told the…

Convention recognizes Foundation’s 50th anniversary

HOUSTON—Acknowledging the 50th anniversary of the LCMS Foundation in 2008, the 63rd Convention of The…

Delegates declare fellowship with AALC

HOUSTON – Delegates to the 63rd Regular Convention declared July 16 that The Lutheran Church—Missouri…