The official newspaper of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod
  1. LCEF Fall Conference celebrates ministries that ‘Lead Boldly’

    This year’s Lutheran Church Extension Fund (LCEF) Fall Leadership Conference, Nov. 16–18 in San Diego, continued its decades-long tradition of presenting the Gospel-inspired results and benefits of LCEF’s work.
  2. LCMS presidential voter registration proceeds under new bylaws

    Receipt of presidential election voter registration forms began on Oct. 25 and will continue until March 24, 2019.
  3. Concordia University System schools develop new programs, partnerships

    Several CUS schools are also reporting upturns in fall enrollment.
  4. Year-end ‘Together as Synod’ gifts offer flexibility, cost-effectiveness

    An undesignated “Together as Synod” gift to the LCMS enhances domestic and international efforts to witness and show mercy to others, and to live life together as children of God.
  5. Movie review: ‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’

    “Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald,” the second Harry Potter prequel in the Fantastic Beasts series, attempts but ultimately fails to conjure the magic of the original Harry Potter series.