LCMS Worship now offers Kids in the Divine Service bulletin inserts for the Lutheran Service Book.
Worship Planning Resources – Unwrapping the Gifts
LCMS Worship: Suggestions for 2017 midweek Lenten services
The LCMS suggests 2017 Lenten Midweek Propers, which pair selections from Isaiah’s Servant Songs with the Passion reading from St. Matthew.
Brief Advent Table Devotions: 2016
LCMS Worship suggests the following Advent devotions for use at home. Family members may take turns reading the prophesy for each day from Nov. 27 to Christmas Eve.
Hymn Suggestions: Series A (2016-17)
LCMS Worship provides Series A hymn suggestions for the 2016-17 church year.
Prayer for all who suffer after Hurricane Matthew
The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod offers the following prayer for all those who suffer in the aftermath of Hurricane Matthew. Pastors may use the prayer in congregations, and all are invited to include these victims in personal prayers.
Luther Sermon Excerpts
LCMS Worship has compiled excerpts from sermons preached by the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther. Congregations may use the sermon selections in weekly bulletins during the 2016-17 church year in preparation for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
Advent Midweek Suggestions (2016)
LCMS Worship provides suggestions for liturgy, psalms, readings, hymns and collects to use during 2016 midweek Advent services.
Hymn Suggestions: One-Year Series (2016-17)
LCMS Worship provides hymn suggestions for the One-Year Series during the 2016-17 church year.
Prayers for flood, wildfire victims
LCMS Worship offers the following prayers for flood victims in Louisiana and wildfire victims in Southern California. Pastors may use these prayers in congregations, and all are invited to include these victims in personal prayers.
The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ, According to Luke
LCMS Worship provides a script of the Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ, according to Luke 22-23.
Table Prayers for the Season of Easter
LCMS Worship offers brief table devotions during the Easter season.
LCMS Worship: Suggestions for 2016 midweek Lenten services
It is a worthy practice to devote time during the season of Lent to meditate extensively upon the Passion of our Lord. The following suggestions are framed around the reading of the Passion according to St. Luke, combined with an Old Testament reading emphasis upon God’s vindication of “the innocent sufferer.”
Table Devotions for Lent
LCMS Worship offers the following as brief table devotions during the Lenten season.
A Brief Advent Devotion for the Family Table
LCMS Worship suggests the following Advent Devotion for use at home. Family members may take turns reading the prophesy for each day from Nov. 29 to Christmas Eve.
Thanksgiving Day Litany and Grace
LCMS Worship suggests the following Thanksgiving Day Litany and Grace for blessing the Thanksgiving table at home. Download the litany and grace below, and you may print a copy for each place setting.
Letter from Rev. Weedon: A Radical Christmas!
Rev. William Weedon, Director of LCMS Worship, offers a rad idea: Why not do the liturgy in the hymnal with all the Propers this Christmas?