Publications

LCMS Black Ministry – ‘TimeLine’ Newsletter – Summer 2021

The LCMS Black Ministry newsletter celebrates the work of present and past ministry giants who have shared the Lutheran faith.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: July 2021 newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter encourages readers to remain steadfast in their teaching and preaching as they enter the mission field.

‘Sharing’ newsletter – July 2021

The July 2021 issue highlights how Lutherans are bearing the burdens of fellow believers around the world to encourage them in the work that God has given them to do.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: June 2021 newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter encourages readers to meet the ever-changing world head on, proclaiming the clear message of the Gospel.

LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces – Third Quarter 2021 Newsletter

The LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces newsletter encourages readers to reflect on their journey — and on the mission and purpose we have as we walk with Jesus.

Recognized Service Organizations – June 2021 Newsletter

The LCMS Recognized Service Organizations newsletter features information about Humanitri and its work to reach out and aid families experiencing homelessness.

Life Together with President Harrison – June 2021

In this Life Together Digest, the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, reflects on the work of the 1,885 LCMS schools across the country and their 21,222 teachers to bring faithful instruction to over 200,000 students over the course of the past school year, even amid the ongoing challenges of hybrid learning and other pandemic-related measures.

LCMS Life Ministry — Spring 2021 newsletter

The Spring 2021 issue of LCMS Life Ministry’s News and Notes newsletter focuses on human trafficking, which affects people around the world, even some in our own congregations and communities.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: May 2021 newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter provides encouragement for us to continue to boldly proclaim the love of God in Christ Jesus.

Life Together with President Harrison – May 2021

In this Life Together Digest, the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, discusses the Finnish government’s harassment of the Evangelical Lutheran Mission Diocese of Finland, a partner church of the LCMS, over its biblical teachings on sexuality and marriage.

‘Sharing’ newsletter – May 2021

Thanks to generous donors like you, the LCMS is able to share Christ’s mercy and message with people all around the world, including the developmentally disabled, those in crisis and those suffering from the travails of our sinful condition.

LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission: April 2021 newsletter

The LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission newsletter highlights the importance of strategic planning for congregations.

Life Together with President Harrison – April 2021

In this Life Together Digest, the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), discusses the Synod’s celebration of the 500 year anniversary of Luther’s “Here I Stand” speech at the Diet of Worms, as well as the approaching 175th anniversary of the founding of the LCMS (in 2022).

LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces – Second Quarter 2021 Newsletter

The LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces newsletter reflects on the importance of water in our lives and on how Jesus alone is the fount of life-giving water that saves us from the thirst of our sin.

‘Sharing’ newsletter – March 2021

Jesus Christ is our perfect example of love, and Lutherans show that love to others through their words and deeds.

Life Together with President Harrison – March 2021

In this month’s Life Together Digest, the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, discusses Luther’s assertion that “the Christian life is a discipleship of suffering.”