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Assisted Suicide/Euthanasia

Euthanasia, commonly known as assisted suicide, is the decision to intentionally cause the death of a person who is ill. Christians care for everyone and provide mercy throughout all of life including during illness and suffering.

Supporting LCMS Mission

At the LCMS there are many ways to make a lasting impact whether through prayer, acts of kindness, volunteering, or financial blessings.

Vacation Bible School

Vacation Bible School (VBS) is a specialized Christian education program that’s an opportunity for children, parents and volunteers to study God’s Word together and grow as disciples of Jesus.

Outreach Ideas

Outreach today calls for us to be innovative and creative. A congregation can determine outreach ideas that might be effective in their context.

Outreach Process and Tools

There are many ways a congregation can plan outreach efforts. Whichever process is used, it should be clear, concise, and take the perspective of nonchurched people into consideration.

Witness & Outreach

“Witness” and “Outreach” are two aspects of evangelism. “Witness” is what we do individually, and “Outreach” is our congregation’s collective effort.

Resources for Educators

The LCMS School Ministry office provides Lutheran educational ministries with resources to assist with the mission of sharing the Gospel in schools and their communities.

Home Schooling

Homeschooling is another option for parents/guardians to consider for the education of their children, incorporating family values and religious education at home.

Teacher Resources

Resources are created annually to support educators who are working with students in early childhood through high school programs.

Personal Stewardship

The key to understanding your personal stewardship in a Biblical manner is to understand where stewardship belongs within the Christian message: as one aspect of the doctrine of vocation.

Basic Witnessing

“Basic Witnessing” focuses on how to witness in a general sense using an approach to witnessing that can be used in a variety of settings.