A new edition of Missions Unpacked for Kids, produced by The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s (LCMS) Short-Term Mission unit, is now available.
The Aug. 18 event recognized alumni missionaries and sent first-time missionaries to the mission field.
LCMS missionary Chelsea Irwin recently began teaching English to preschool students in the Czech Republic.
The Day of Thanksgiving took place May 5 at the LCMS International Center in St. Louis.
The LCMS Office of International Mission worked with Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, to create a curriculum dedicated to providing pastors in Africa with advanced leadership training.
The Rev. James Krikava previously served as the regional director for the Synod’s work in Eurasia.
Among other items, the COP discussed the Concordia University System, and the BOD reviewed the Synod’s financial position.
Krista Miller and Ross Stroh worked for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod for a combined total of 55 years.
The LCMS Boards for International and National Mission met in January and February in St. Louis.
Recipients of the scholarship must be studying to become Lutheran pastors, deaconesses or Christian evangelists serving in Africa LCMS partner churches.
On Aug. 26, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod recognized the service of eight missionaries and missionary families who are retiring or leaving the field and welcomed one new missionary.