Category Archives: Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod

“Each Christian is a missionary sent out by God into his own circle of activity to convert others to Christ” — C.F.W. Walther

C.F.W. Walther, the first President of the Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod, expresses the truth that every Christian is sent by the Lord to be a representative of Jesus: Not only, however, is this [to see another person recognize Jesus … Continue reading

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Every One His Witness Workbook by Mark Wood

The Every One His Witness workbook accompanies the DVD (included in the kit) and delves deeper into the topics discussed there. Important points are highlighted, and and references to external resources for further information are included as well. What is … Continue reading

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Where Have All the Christians Gone?

North American Christians know that North America is becoming more secular and unbelieving at a rapid rate. What’s going on?  An article, “Where Have All The Christians Gone,” by Heath R. Curtis in The Lutheran Witness (November 2017, p. 6-9)  … Continue reading

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A Man Named Luther: A Three Part Video/Bible Study Series

Lutheran Hour Ministries has produced a video/Bible study series that recounts the life and theology of Martin Luther and his impact on the Christian church. A Man Named Martin – Part 1: The Man – Promo from Lutheran Hour Ministries … Continue reading

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Every One His Witness: a New Evangelism Training Resource

Witnessing. What’s it all about? The Every One His Witness Lutheran evangelism program puts sound doctrine into practical action for sharing the faith with people in our everyday lives. Participants learn: What is witnessing? Why do we witness? And the … Continue reading

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“Two Branches of One Tree: The Fellowship of Confession and Mission” by Martin Franzmann

The following article is posted on Concordia Theology. The following op piece from one of our former professors could have been written yesterday. It was written in 1952. It seems like the either/or that we so often experience in our … Continue reading

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World Lutheran Deaf Outreach is Heading to Latvia

Rev. Dr. John Reinke is on his way to Latvia! He will be working to help train others who want to share Jesus with deaf people in Europe. Please keep Pastor Reinke in your prayers. To learn more about World … Continue reading

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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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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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LifeDate — A Journal Addressing Life Matters from Lutherans for Life

The spring 2017 edition of LifeDate will be going to press very soon. LifeDate is another way to share the For Life message with your congregation! Order LifeDate in bulk quantities at no charge. (Donations for shipping cost will gladly … Continue reading

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