Resources

God Is Not Done With You

God Is Not Done With You

There are no human words that can take away the pain suffered by grieving mothers. For now, the best we can hope ...
Comfort in the Face of Death

Comfort in the Face of Death

If you want to comfort a loved one who is dying, don’t pretend everything will be OK. Our comfort begins at the ...
Christmas Mourning

Christmas Mourning

The holidays can be a time of sadness and loneliness, especially for those mourning the passing of a loved one. ...
Bold Confidence

Bold Confidence

When Lutherans are faced with death, they sing. Hymns that console us also remind us of our Baptism as we ...
Asking the Right Questions

Asking the Right Questions

When Christians face situations where they must make decisions about continued medical therapy for themselves or others, there are questions to discuss with family members, medical professionals, and their pastor. Our confidence lies not in our ability to make perfect decisions but in Jesus Christ, who holds us in His merciful hands.
Amazingly Complex

Amazingly Complex

Health care’s amazing technology also creates impossibly complex situations. Three questions that Christians can and should ask themselves can help guide decisions as life draws to its end.
All Saints’ Day 101

All Saints’ Day 101

All Saints’ Day is given to confess the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting. In the meantime, the ...
A Funeral Planning Primer

A Funeral Planning Primer

Your funeral is ultimately about Jesus and His resurrection, and all the glory in your life belongs to Him. Making ...
To Be or Not to Be … A Clone

To Be or Not to Be … A Clone

When or if cloning becomes available, Christians are reminded that procreation is God’s work given to the union of ...