Funds for the grants came from the Soldiers of the Cross—Amplified program.
Video: ‘Caring for Pastors’
In this video presentation, Chaplain (Army Lt. Col.) Steven C. Hokana shares a word of encouragement for pastors who are struggling through the current coronavirus pandemic. The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod loves you and cares deeply about you.
LCMS President Harrison video: Much cause to rejoice and give thanks
The Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, brings a message of encouragement and joy to the church during the coronavirus pandemic.
A message from LCMS President Matthew C. Harrison amid the coronavirus pandemic
“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble” (Ps. 46:1).
LCMS president’s message and resources for coronavirus pandemic
Tips and encouragement for LCMS congregations and individuals as they respond to COVID-19.
LCMS convention reaffirms stances on life and marriage
Two resolutions — affirming the LCMS stances on beginning-of-life issues and biblical marriage — passed by wide margins on Sunday.
Parish Nurse Video Lecture: ‘Exercise in the Congregation’
Helpful information on how to start an exercise program in the congregation.
Parish Nurse Video Lecture: ‘Reaching out and caring for veterans’
The Rev. Dr. Steven Hokana, chaplain, Lt. Col., USA (Ret.), D. Min., BCC, assistant director for the LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces, presents “Reaching Out and Caring for Veterans.”
Fear, Anxiety and Wellness: Journey to a Heart at Peace
Dr. John Eckrich, a retired practicing physician and the founder of Grace Place Wellness Ministries, teaches on “Fear, Anxiety, and Wellness: Journey to a Heart at Peace.”
‘Our Way Home: A Journey through the Lord’s Prayer’
The Rev. Dr. Daniel Paavola uses his book Our Way Home: A Journey through the Lord’s Prayer to explain how parish nurses can use each petition of the Lord’s Prayer to connect with the people they serve.
Jennie Johnson, RN-BC, Ph.D., parish nurse at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church in Rathdrum, Idaho, will present helpful information on the current understanding of how heart attacks and strokes develop and the connection with dementia during the February video lecture for parish nurses.
Confidentiality, Prov. 11:13b
The Rev. Dan P. Gilbert, president of the LCMS Northern Illinois District, takes a look at confidentiality, what God teaches in His Word about it and how parish nurses should handle this issue.
The Blessing of Synergy in Team Ministry
Muench’s presentation will discuss the value of working as a team.
Supporting people and families experiencing developmental disabilities
This presentation will explore how the presence of developmental disabilities affects everyone in the family unit.
Taking Spiritual Vitals
This presentation will provide parish nurses with an overview of spiritual assessments as well as some simple-to-use guidelines for holistic care.