Monthly Archives: July 2017

Charlie Gard by Rev. Michael W. Salemink (Lutherans for Life)

Charlie Gard turned eleven months old on Independence Day. He may not make it to twelve months. Charlie has a terminal diagnosis. Medical experts believe infantile-onset encephalomyopathic mitochondrial DNA depletion syndrome (MDDS) will end his life. This rare condition remains … Continue reading

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Clean by Natalie Grant

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Register for 2017 International LCMS Disaster Response Conference

The 2017 International LCMS Disaster Response Conference will be Sept. 26-28, 2017 at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind., under the theme “Lutherans in the Midst of Disaster.” Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, will make … Continue reading

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The Invisible Leadership Virus — Rev. Scott Gress

Rev. Scott Gress discusses the leadership virus that is spreading throughout churches and how to overcome this virus in the following blog post: There’s a leadership virus going on in churches. It spreads some damagingly false information about what leadership is and what leadership … Continue reading

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Lutheran Mission Matters — A Journal Worth Reading

The current issue of Lutheran Mission Matters presents a variety of viewpoints on contextualization. The authors include Lutheran Missionaries who served at the grassroots nationally and worldwide. They include well experienced theological educators, mission executives, area directors, practitioners and mission … Continue reading

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