The Christus Magister award — Lutheran Education Association’s top honor — was awarded to Rachel Klitzing of Irvine, Calif.
The new “mercy centers” have been dubbed “CARD” for Casa de Amparo y Respuesta a Desastre (House of Refuge and Disaster Response).
Readers can join with all the saints in heaven and on earth as they travel through time and across space to celebrate Christ’s resurrection.
The LCMS was previously recognized by another watchdog, Guidestar, as a Platinum-level participant in its Exchange program.
Begun in 2007 to support Lutheran chaplains serving in the reserves, this Ministry to the Armed Forces program has evolved into a “network of care” for anyone with military connections — both within Synod churches and beyond their walls.
The Oct. 20 deadline may seem a long way off, but the time is now to submit nominations for the 74 officer, board and commission positions to be elected at the next LCMS Convention, July 20–25, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.
The missionaries will serve in the Dominican Republic, Papua New Guinea, Taiwan, the Czech Republic and Russia.
They will be held this summer in Northfield, Minn.; Carbondale, Ill.; Lawrence, Kan.; and Tacoma, Wash.
The catalog features color photos and descriptions of rare books, coins and other vintage items displayed by Concordia Historical Institute.
Preach the Word is the Synod’s ongoing program for fostering excellence in preaching.
When disaster strikes, LCMS Disaster Response comes alongside to help congregations and districts develop the most effective possible response.
The report is available for free download from the CTCR website.
The Board’s next meeting — May 18–19 in St. Louis — will focus on the FY19 budget.
The LCMS Texas District effort has changed from splintered work in response to changing needs to that of a well-coordinated operation.
The latest issues of Concordia Seminary and For the Life of the World are free to read online.