Photo: The new LCMS career and GEO missionaries at New Missionary Orientation 2012 gathered in the lobby of the LCMS International Center, St. Louis, in front of the “Great Commission” moasic by artist David von Behren of El Cajon, Calif. It is made from almost 1,600 pieces of 16 varieties of wood found throughout the [...]
The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod commissioned 34 new career and long-term missionaries and educators into global service with a special “sending service” at the LCMS International Center chapel in St. Louis, Mo., on Friday, July 15. Watch the video online!
Thirty-two new career missionaries, long-term GEO missionaries and international educators have completed the first half of their 11-day orientation in St. Louis to help prepare them for service abroad later this year.
Thirty-two new missionaries, which include career personnel, GEO personnel and international educators, have gathered at the LCMS International Center in St. Louis, Mo., for the first days of New Missionary Orientation: Launch 2011. Learn more about these missionaries and the training that they are receiving!
Twenty-nine missionaries attended LCMS World Mission New Missionary Orientation in June, which took place at Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill. Many new missionaries will leave for their fields of service in August and September. They will be serving in countries such as Uganda, the Czech Republic, Poland, Slovakia, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Panama, and [...]
“Do you think we’ve covered everything?” asked the Recruitment Services staff of LCMS World Mission. New missionaries’ heads nodded across the room in response. The missionaries had completed the first week of training and orientation. From May 31 to June 10, a group of 28 new servants gathered at Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill., [...]
Forty-six missionaries are currently attending LCMS World Mission’s annual orientation at Concordia University, St. Paul, Minn. These missionaries will work in 17 different countries around the world, such as Panama, Thailand, India, Uganda, and the Czech Republic. Lift up these missionaries in prayer as they prepare to serve the Lord in other countries. Learn more about the places where [...]