International Work

God Gives the Growth

As East African churches experience rapid growth, the LCMS comes alongside to help prepare new pastors and church workers for service.

‘The Word Does Everything’

Students and staff of the Luther Academy in Riga, Latvia, gather in Wittenberg, Germany, for a week of in-person learning and fellowship.

The Return to Rome

A handful of Lutherans have come together to plant the first confessional Lutheran church in Italy.

Q&A with Rev. James Krikava, Eurasia Regional Director

The Rev. James Krikava talks about what The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod is doing to assist Ukraine and displaced Ukrainians amid the current crisis.

From Mission Plant to Mission Partner

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brazil have been walking together for 120-plus years.

Music on the Mission Field

David’s Harp is supporting international outreach efforts in Latin America and Asia.

Prepared for Service in East Africa

At Matongo Lutheran Theological College in Kenya, students study to become pastors, deaconesses and evangelists.

Keeping the ‘Missionary Briquette’ Hot

A project to reach Farsi speakers energizes experts from both sides of the Atlantic.

Hope Amid the Rubble

After an earthquake, LCMS Disaster Response is working with local Lutheran ministries to offer hope and help in Haiti.

‘To Live Is Christ’

The Evangelical Lutheran Mission Diocese of Finland stands firm on the Word of God, despite opposition and persecution.

Whenever and Wherever

God is sending workers into His harvest fields through the Livonian Lutheran Project, an online program based in Latvia that provides theological education in English.

Q&A with Missionary Johanna Stinnett

LCMS missionary Johanna Stinnett talks about Ethiopia and what it has been like to live in another country during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Oriented Toward Christ

Even amid a pandemic, the church continues to walk by faith as new missionaries are trained and sent.

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