Mission Matters is the Ohio District LCMS newsletter that helps congregations bring effective witness of the Gospel to their communities and the world.

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Current Mission Matters

Ohio District LCMS                                                                                                                            July 1, 2017
Mission Ministry


Stewardship
Read the LCMS most recent  StewardCAST article entitled "Disciplines of a Godly Steward"
Youth Ministry
Check out the Ohio District Youth Ministry theme for 2017-2018 

Charitable Giving
Read the July 2017 Gift Planning Newsletter Article entitled, "Relational Stewardship"

All around the world, people are gearing up to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this fall. The LCMS is making available several new resources to help congregations, groups and individuals celebrate this momentous event.  CLICK HERE to read more 
 
Read the most recent article from Reaching Rural America for Christ, with the article entitled, "Teaching the Faith - College Students and Young Adults" HERE

Check out the article from Jennifer Freudenburg, Project Manager Concordia Center for the Family, entitled, "Created in His Image" HERE
Lutheran Hour Speaker Rev. Dr. Gregory P. Seltz accepts the call to be the first executive director of the Synod's new Lutheran Center for Religious Liberty in Washington, D.C.  Read article  HERE
 
Concordia Theological Seminary-Fort Wayne, (CTSFW),
is expanding their communication's team to include a marketing specialist. If you're a creative thinker, engaging storyteller, with strong social media skills, then CTSFW wants to talk about how you might join the team.
Excellent candidates will have strong social media skills and a vision for the future of digital communication.
For more info or to submit resume, contact Jayne Sheafer, CTSFW Director of Seminary Relations, at .

American Christianity teaches the centrality of the individual - my will, my experiences, my decision, my heart, my work, and my dedication. Yet we couldn't be more unaware that Christ and His saving and comforting work are being lost. Our minds and hearts are captivated in some way by those who often preach the Christian instead of Christ. Read more HERE