The issue also includes a wrap-up of the 67th Regular Convention of the LCMS.
Two resolutions from the 2019 LCMS convention — Res. 11–04A (“To Affirm the Common Humanity of All People and Ethnicities”) and Res. 11–05A (“To Encourage Responsible Citizenship and Compassion Toward Neighbors Who Are Immigrants Among Us”) — are available in both English and Spanish. See both versions below.
The Summer 2019 issue features stories from California, Texas, Kansas and Georgia.
At the heart of the issue is a “Meet the Candidates” section that includes an in-depth Q&A in which each of the candidates shares his perspective on key issues and challenges facing the LCMS.
In Papua New Guinea and around the world, God brings His people together to confess Christ and bear mercy for their neighbors in His name.
The Lent/Easter issue features a walk through St. Matthew’s account of the Passion and an in-depth examination of “apologetics under the cross.”
The March issue of The Lutheran Witness explores the theme “Life Together, Set Apart.”
The module offers both written and video resources and encourages pastors to spend time together in discussion and practice.
Other newly available documents from the CTCR are a discussion guide and Bible study to accompany the 2018 report on the royal priesthood and a Spanish-language version of the Bible study for the 2012 report on immigration.
The issue explores how Lutherans show God’s love by working to meet the physical and spiritual needs of those around them.
The issue follows God’s people as they serve those in need in Kenyan refugee camps, immigrant communities and disaster zones.
Lutheran Television: Glory Years, by the Rev. Dr. Ardon Albrecht, chronicles the history of Lutheran Television and its flagship show, “This is the Life.”
“The Pastor’s Life of Prayer” is the newest resource from Post-Seminary Applied Learning and Support, or PALS.
Among other topics, the issue considers how Christians’ observance of Christmas may sometimes serve to distract rather than enrich their celebration of Christ’s birth.
LCMS Urban & Inner-City Mission offers helpful resources to assist in caring for the marginalized, including the homeless and others in need.