This devotion follows the memory of two saints each week through these next 40 days of Lent so that we may learn from their example of faith and good works.
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Shutdowns have afforded many families time at home to study God’s Word. Here are tips on starting (and maintaining) the habit of doing family devotions.
This Bible study walks through what the church can and can’t do to help those who are suffering with depression in the midst of the pandemic.
It can be difficult to find the right words to say when providing spiritual care. Scripture passages, hymns, and prayers are a solid foundation.
This Bible Study explores what Scripture and the Lutheran Confessions tell us about anger at a time when there is so much anger in our world.
The Rev. Heath Curtis discusses action items to serve members and the community and how to show the value of the church’s mission in times of need.
This Bible study discusses the courage and comfort we find in Christ, even in a time of uncertainty and fear in the world around us and in our own hearts.
This resource covers topics of basic preparations for communication, worship, pastoral care, leadership and community outreach.
LCMS Worship provides Collects and Propers for the pandemic that can be used in Corporate Worship and individual or family life.
Disaster can strike at any time. When it does, church workers are called upon to respond to the needs of their congregations and surrounding communities.
This Bible study by The Rev. David Fleming discusses difficult decision-making as the Body of Christ, using Scripture as an example and guide.
In this Bible study, congregations discuss the past, present and future of their congregations after the coronavirus pandemic through the lens of Scripture.
The Rev. Heath Curtis, Coordinator for LCMS Stewardship Ministry, addresses what your church can do to respond at the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Rev. Heath Curtis explores Biblical stewardship in the church. Understanding this basis, pastors can help congregations move forward in a godly way.
The Rev. Heath Curtis, Coordinator for LCMS Stewardship Ministry, shares Biblical insight on setting aside a tithe, especially during difficult seasons.
These resources will help educators and LCMS churches with schools navigate crisis management and leadership in the school setting.
In this Bible study, The Rev. Michael Moreno addresses how church leaders should handle conflict within their congregations.
Visible stewardship is an integral part of the liturgy, which is why the offering is a function of the Divine Service. Has does not physically passing the offering plate affect the stewardship mindset?
In every season, we remain faithful that those in whom God is at work through the Gospel will respond in good works of faithful stewardship.
This resource answers “why” and “how” a church should respond in love with Christ’s mercy during times of disaster.