Pressure Points, with Dr. Bruce Hartung

Q: We have a pretty tense and difficult situation in our congregation.  One of our…

February: Wanted, Available, Positions, Reinstatements

Note: Reporter cannot accept notices about items offered for sale or that people wish to…

Nominations: 2004 Synod Convention

The following are nominations for synodical offices, boards and commissions identified by synodical district.  Elections…

December 2003

Praying in Jesus’ name Regarding my decision to pray in Jesus’ name at the Los…

"Letters" February 2004

Take from districts? I write in response to “Directors adopt policy in principle to set…

Lutherans can help earthquake victims in Iran

Lutherans can help the tens of thousands of injured and homeless after the massive Dec.…

CPH releases spring catalog

Children’s, educational and devotional items — including gift books for Easter, confirmation, Mother’s Day and…

Relocated Blind Mission office still offers resources

Even though Lutheran Blind Mission has moved into its own storefront location, about five miles…

Family network forms to link workers, provide resources

A new Lutheran Family Ministry Network (LFMN) is being formed to help family-ministry practitioners stay…

LCMS e-News adds two more newsletters

Two new publications are available via the free, Web-based LCMS e-News subscription service: “Mercy Notes,”…

Kieschnick sends new memo on Benke

LCMS President Gerald Kieschnick says that continuing questions related to participation of Atlantic District President…

ALMA conference focuses on 'creating alliances'

Examples of how a successful mission “alliance” is formed — and explanations of why such…

India seminary challenges grads to start own congregations

The India Evangelical Lutheran Church (IELC) today has more than 50 new and re-established congregations…

Groh, Mehl begin work as missions directors

LCMS World Mission has filled two of its four new regional director positions.Dr. Jorge Groh…

Reddel receives chaplaincy award

Rev. Eugene L. Reddel, chief of chaplain service and clinical pastoral education supervisor for the…

European missionaries to attend U.S. institute

In their quest to make western Europe Ablaze! with the Gospel, missionaries from Lutheran church…