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Outreach to People with Mental Illness

Outreach to People with Mental Illness

See the information sheet that has resources on ministering to people with mental illness and to their families.
He Knows Our Pain

He Knows Our Pain

God’s grace is sufficient, even for the sadness of a stillbirth.
Comfort for Women Who Had a Miscarriage

Comfort for Women Who Had a Miscarriage

Writing with pastoral concern, (Rev. Dr. Martin) Luther points out that a miscarriage — where it is not due to deliberate carelessness ...
From Healing to Relief of Suffering

From Healing to Relief of Suffering

The Christian response to medical ethics today is to speak the Word of truth to empty lives that believe lies that say there is no ...
You’re Already Dead

You’re Already Dead

Our culture wants to talk about death as just another step in life’s journey, a natural and even beautiful transition to “a better ...
What About … Death and Dying?

What About … Death and Dying?

A reprint of a tract from The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s “What About …” series, this resource is intended to help us face ...
We Believe in the Resurrection of the Body

We Believe in the Resurrection of the Body

My grandmother was created body and soul, every member lovingly created out of divine goodness and mercy by God our Father who took ...
Waiting for the Resurrection

Waiting for the Resurrection

Our thoughts as Christians are centered on what has been revealed in Scripture about our Lord’s return.
Waiting for Death, Waiting for Christ

Waiting for Death, Waiting for Christ

“And just as it is appointed for man to die once, andafter that comes judgment, so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins ...
Unchanging Identities

Unchanging Identities

 No matter what vocations the Lord grants you, your identity in Christ provides comfort, even during the pain of miscarriage.
Simple Promises

Simple Promises

There are practical ways you can talk to your children about death. When a loved one dies, children should hear simple truths.
Prepared for Death

Prepared for Death

When we enter the working world in early adulthood, we begin to save for retirement, though it’s 50 years away. If we can be so ...