Satan tried to stop the Gospel from spreading among the Hispanic population of rural Sheboygan, Wis., but thanks be to God, he failed.
In his quest to reach Mexicans far from the border, Missionary-at-Large and Vicar David Blas shares his faith throughout Sheboygan County, Wis.
The Synod establishes a fund for donations from those who want to help with LCMS mercy ministry and human-care efforts for refugees.
The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod held a “Service of Sending” for its new missionaries on Friday, July 2, at the International Center in St. Louis. Twenty missionaries and their 40 family members attended a two-week orientation to prepare for service abroad.
Those who receive calls will attend orientation events March 2-14 and July 12-24, 2015, in St. Louis.
The latest class of missionaries — laypeople and teachers, as well as pastors and deaconesses — will serve in 15 countries.