The fastest-growing religious group in the United States is those who, when asked about their religious preference, mark “none.”
Reading & Study
God’s care for soul and mind: February ‘Witness’
The issue includes the story of the Rev. Michael Kasting’s journey navigating the fatigue and challenges of caring for his wife, Sue, after her diagnosis with early-onset Alzheimer’s disease.
God’s abundant grace: A sermon from Luther
A sermon of Martin Luther from April 6, 1541, is translated by LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison.
Winter ‘Engage’: Lutherans on the move
The Winter 2023 issue of Lutherans Engage the World tells stories of Lutherans around the world who know that church is “the place … to be.”
January ‘Witness’: Life after Roe
The January issue offers a broad array of articles to help you and your congregation think about pro-life opportunities.
‘Behold the Man’: December LW
The December issue of The Lutheran Witness explores how Lutheran anthropology informs and directs our lives here and in the life to come.
November ‘LW’: A blessed existence with Christ
The November issue of ‘The Lutheran Witness’ will help you understand what God’s Word says about eternal life.
Fall ‘Engage’: Sent out to serve
The Fall 2022 issue of ‘Lutherans Engage the World’ shares stories of those going into the world to proclaim God’s Word.
September ‘Witness’: 500 years of Luther’s New Testament
Luther’s translation of the Bible into the vernacular had a profound influence on the Reformation and the German language.
August ‘Witness’: The inerrancy of God’s Word
The August issue of The Lutheran Witness takes up the question of seeming contradictions in the Bible.
Abortion: Lessons from the Early Church
LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison shares excerpts of an essay by Hermann Sasse (1895–1976).
Summer edition of ‘The Lutheran Witness’ addresses topic of war
Before beginning any discussion of war, we need to fix our eyes firmly on Jesus.
May ‘Witness’: Understanding the Ascension
Ascension Day is an oft-forgotten feast, but its restoration in the life of the congregation will serve God’s people well.
Spring ‘Engage’: The Word at work
The issue highlights a few places where the Word of God is at work in the world.
April ‘Witness’: History of the LCMS
The April issue offers a small peek into the history of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.
March ‘Witness’: The deadly sin of sloth
The March issue of The Lutheran Witness digs into acedia, the Greek word for sloth, as this spiritual malady has often been called.