Confessional Lutheran church leaders from every continent except Antarctica discussed burgeoning churches in the Global South and East, as well as challenges in the West, during the International Conference on Confessional Leadership in the 21st Century held in Wittenberg, Germany, in early May of 2015.
This May, join us in focusing on seminary formation, which takes seriously our Lord’s bidding to “Feed my lambs!” When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.” (John 21:15 ESV)
The LCMS launched an education and awareness initiative called “Religious Liberty: Free to be Faithful” in September 2012 to protect American citizens’ freedom of religion, to maintain the rights afforded in the Constitution for future generations, and to respond to increasing intrusions by government in the realm of the church.
Are we a nation that exists to care for the suffering or to eliminate the sufferer? Learn more about assisted suicide from Wesley Smith, senior fellow at the Discovery Institute’s Center on Human Exceptionalism, one of the nation’s premier expert thinkers in bioengineering and a leading voice in speaking against the media frenzy regarding Brittany Maynard’s death.
Join the Ruesch family as they follow the Lord’s call to serve as LCMS missionaries in Puerto Rico. “Here I Am,” the first episode of the series, begins with the need for a pastor in Puerto Rico and the Rueschs’ willingness to serve. Accompany them to Puerto Rico with upcoming weekly episodes.