The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod


With President Harrison

June 2016

Update from President Harrison
June 2016 update from President Harrison. View video
Christ's care for refugees

Video of the Month

We are working alongside our partner church in Germany to help care for refugees coming from the Middle East. Hundreds have become Christians as a result of the work the pastors and churches are doing there. View video

Photo of the Month

Photo of the Month 

Cuban immigrants to the United States arrive May 21 at Ysleta Lutheran Mission Human Care in El Paso, Texas. Read more

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  • World Lutheran News Digest — The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom reports bad news for believers
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Reporter Online Story

Synod joins court brief for judge under fire for marriage view

From: Reporter Online
The LCMS has joined in an amicus brief as Wyoming officials seek to remove Judge Ruth Neely, an LCMS Lutheran, from the bench for her faith-based beliefs about marriage. Read more

Lutheran Witness article

Christ is our rock. Be bold!

From: The Lutheran Witness
Our house of faith is built on the Rock! Read more


Pastoral care from the pulpit

Pastoral care from the pulpit

From: Lutherans Engage the World
Preaching is just one of those things that pastors do, right? Two pastors — a younger pastor and a well-seasoned one — discuss why preaching is so vital for the hearers of the Word. Read more

Leader Blog Article

Why not just self-deploy into a disaster?

From: Leader Blog
Have you ever been struck by images of disaster so much that you just wanted to hop in your car and lend a helping hand? You may want to rethink that. Here are three reasons why self-deploying might be more harmful than helpful. Read more

Journal of Lutheran Mission

A reflection on theological education in the twentieth century

From: Journal of Lutheran Mission
The Word of God creates and forms pastors. Read more

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