Publications

Abiding in His Word

“If you abide in my word, you are truly my disciples, and you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free.” (John 8:31,32)                                                                        Everything begins with God’s Word.  The world began with God’s Word, as Scripture explains, “And God said, Let there be…”   Salvation began with God’s Word, being initiated when God… Read more »

Teacher’s Edge

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2021 Salary Guidelines

During the Board of Director Meeting on May 22nd 2020, the Board approved the use of the Concordia Plan Services (CPS) Compensation Decision Support Tool as the Indiana District Salary Guidelines beginning January 1, 2021. The Indiana District 2020 Salary Guidelines will run through the current calendar year at which time the CPS Compensation Decision… Read more »

The Image

And He said to them, “Whose image and inscription is this?” (Matthew 22:20, NKJV)                         When Jewish leaders questioned Jesus as to whether one should pay Roman taxes, He asked for a coin.  They showed him a denarius and he promptly asked them whose image was stamped into the coin.  After they answered that it… Read more »

Y4Life Trip to Washington D.C. 2021

Would you like to help your high school and college youth become Gospel-motivated voices for life? If so, involving your youth in the Y4Life in Washington, D.C. conference may be a great place to start! Y4Life, a branch of Lutherans For Life, invites you and your youth to participate in this free conference from Jan…. Read more »

Ascension Lutheran Christian School Increases Enrollment Despite Pandemic

Ascension Lutheran Christian School is the only faith-based school located in Gary, Indiana. This year ALCS saw a 40% increase in enrollment over 2019. The growth of the LUMIN schools is especially notable given the global virus pandemic. What is it about the Gary school that is gaining the confidence of local families during uncertain… Read more »

The Wedding Feast

“The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son.” (Matthew 22:2)                                                                         A foundational institution of God is marriage.  Within marriage the institution of the Church is also subsumed.  Luther identified Adam as the first pastor, to whom was given the word of law and gospel… Read more »

Christ Academy 2020 Indiana Participants

Concordia Theological Seminary’s Christ Academy: Timothy and Phoebe School program took place this summer from July 26-August 2, 2020. Christ Academy consists of three important elements: confessional catechesis, liturgical worship and a fun life together. This tradition of learning, worship, and fun provides an incredible experience for young men and women in high school, especially for those… Read more »

Special offers for our Lutheran pastors

To recognize and celebrate the service of our local Lutheran pastors during National Pastor Appreciation Month, The Lutheran Foundation has partnered with Run Hard. Rest Well. and Camp Lutherhaven to offer Lutheran pastors a free personal day away at Camp Lutherhaven. Click here for details and registration information for this free personal day away experience. The Lutheran… Read more »

District Schools Reopened Successfully

All 48 schools in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Indiana District have opened the 2020-2021 academic year with classes on campus. Schools currently offer a mix of in-person and online instruction in response to COVID-19 guidelines and parent needs. The District serves 105 counties, including all of Indiana and much of Northern Kentucky. Each school… Read more »