The official newspaper of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod
  1. Life Ministry has new director

    Deaconess Tiffany Manor has accepted a call from the LCMS Office of National Mission to serve as director of LCMS Life Ministry.
  2. Encouragement and resources for reopening churches

    LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison encourages and suggests resources for congregations as they begin or plan for resuming in-person worship.
  3. BOD adopts first-quarter budget for FY21

    Due to near-term COVID-related challenges, the Board in April had endorsed a proposal from the Operations Team to prepare spending forecasts through the end of the current fiscal year and abbreviated budget proposals for just the first quarter of the next.  
  4. From the mission field – Coronavirus awareness in Madagascar

    The Malagasy Lutheran Church requested and received support from the LCMS to help spread awareness about the COVID-19 virus.
  5. COVID-19 and the church: A different phase and a different response

    As governors, mayors and councilmen provide guidelines to meet the impact of COVID-19 within their jurisdictions, heightened concerns about government overreach and infringement of constitutional rights are being raised in many sectors of society.