The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod


With President Harrison

December 2016

Update from President Harrison
December 2016 update from President Harrison. View video | Download video
Video of the month

Video of the Month

All life is sacred — from conception to natural death. Join us in metro Washington, D.C., in January as we take a stand for life at all stages. Learn how you can make a difference in a culture that is going the opposite direction. View video

Photo of the Month

Photo of the Month 

Meet Jennifer, a survivor of human trafficking and prostitution. By sharing her story through the #eyesoflife campaign, she is giving voice to what millions of others believe as well: that all life is sacred, valued and a gift from God. View photo & read story

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Reporter Online Story

Providing spiritual care after deadly Tennessee fires

From: Reporter Online
St. Paul Lutheran Church in Sevierville, Tenn., and its pastor use resources from LCMS Disaster Response to meet the spiritual-care needs of victims. Read more


The Lutheran Witness

How to escape the Christmas madness

From: The Lutheran Witness
Why celebrate Advent when you’re already surrounded by Christmas trees, Christmas carols and Christmas presents? The Rev. Hans Fiene reminds us of what Advent means. Read more


Lutherans Engage the World Article

Paving the way with mercy in rural Kenya

From: Lutherans Engage the World
Twelve members of the LCMS traveled across the world to provide medical care and the Gospel in Turkana, Kenya. Read more

Lutheran Advent traditions

What traditions do churches and families observe during Advent to prepare for the coming of Christ? Read more

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