“May the Lord bless you in this period of repentance with joy, knowing that Jesus loves sinners,” says the Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, in his Lenten message to the church.
In this video, get to know the St. Louis-based Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, a biblical, confessional, witness-oriented Christian denomination with 2.2 million members in 6,200 congregations in the U.S. and Canada. Through acts of witness and mercy, the church carries out its mission worldwide to make known the love of Jesus Christ.
Find LCMS Servant Event resources or sign up for an event at www.lcms.org/servantevents. “Make a joyful news to the Lord, all the earth! Serve the Lord with gladness! Come into his presence with singing!” Psalm 100:1-2
The February 2014 new missionary orientation culminated in a special Service of Sending Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) International Center in St. Louis. During the service, the new missionaries received certificates of completion for LCMS Missionary Orientation, and they, their spouses and families were prayed for.