Geoff Robinson

Outreach Kentucky: Almost Halfway to Goal

The Indiana District is continuing to pursue their goal of raising $150,000 for Outreach Kentucky, a new mission initiative serving the Richmond, Kentucky area. So far, $70,220 has been raised toward the goal. Once $150,000 is reached, the District can apply for an additional $100,000 through the New Ministry Initiative Matching Grant. The total amount… Read more »

Senior Ministry Task Force

It's exciting to hear that the average age of the lifespan of an American continues to rise.  As a pastor, you are most likely noticing that in your church records and the grey hair in your pews.  We quickly come to the realization that seniors offer us a unique set of opportunities for ministry.  That's... Read more »

Missionaries

Meet the Indiana District's Missionaries! Following is a list of the missionaries from the Indiana District who are serving through LCMS World Mission. Gary, Indiana Rev. Delywn and Lenita Campbell Ghana Rev. Steven and Cynthia Schumacher Read the latest newsletter here. Japan Tom and Debi Going Read the latest newsletter here. Latin America and Caribbean... Read more »

Outreach Kentucky

Updated on March 18, 2021 Support our New Mission Outreach Together We Can Make a Difference! Our Indiana District is attempting to start a new mission outreach in Richmond, Kentucky. The Board of Directors of the Indiana District has boldly stated that they will call a missionary to Richmond, Kentucky, if funding for this missionary... Read more »

Campus Ministry: North Manchester University

St. John’s Lutheran Church in Columbia City is an official affiliate of the Synod’s LCMS-U program. LCMS-U is an initiative to connect and support Lutheran students as they head off to college and face countless challenges to their biblical worldview, doctrine, ethics and practices. You can get more information about LCMS-U by visiting the LCMS… Read more »

Japanese Ministry Resources

Rev. Thomas Going reaches out to Japanese people in central Indiana. He can be reached at tagoing@comcast.net or at 812-376-6788. International Bible studies are held at Carmel Lutheran Church, 4850 E. Main Street, Carmel, Indiana on Tuesdays from 9:00 – 10:30 followed by social time from 10:30 – 12:00 noon.  For more information email indyintlfriends@gmail.com. Divine Service… Read more »

Indiana District Revitalization

The Indiana District Revitalization is a process which is: Doctrinally pure, soundly "Lutheran", with a Law/Gospel emphasis. Accountable without setting aside the congregation's bylaws. Pastor and Elders are trained and encouraged to hold each other mutually accountable. Repentance is taught and preached, leading to a Waltherian, "Day of Repentance and Prayer." Has a Biblical and... Read more »

Outreach Resources

LCMS Outreach Resources The “&” in Witness & Outreach underscores that there are two different elements to this ministry of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Witness is the work we have been given to do as the church scattered. We have opportunities to speak of Jesus with the people in our everyday lives who are our friends,… Read more »

Campus Ministry: PFW

On the PFW campus, we meet weekly for Bible studies on Mondays at 12:00 noon in the cafeteria of PFW. Bible studies are led by various Lutheran pastors in the area. All Fort Wayne college students are welcome to join us as we explore our faith and reach out to unchurched students and the community…. Read more »