Witness & Outreach
4 Places to Share God's Word with Others
I wouldn’t be writing this were it not for people who told me about Jesus: My grandparents, who taught me to give thanks before meals and helped me recite the Lord’s Prayer. My friends...
Social Media: Walk as Children of Light
The internet has always had its dark side: email money transfer and gift card scams, identity theft, catfishing, fake job offers, stalkers, social media bullying, and more. During this...
Witnessing | Lutheran Life Winter 2020
Find out the who, what, when, why and how of witnessing in this edition of Lutheran Life magazine.
Sharing the Gospel through a Storybook Bible
I grew up with one Bible in my household. It was a children’s storybook Bible. Featuring over a hundred stories from the Old and New Testaments, it was my only look at the Word of God....
You May Not Need All of Your Books, but Someone Else Does
Arch Books, The Story Bible, Follow and Do, Growing in Faith, and Portals of Prayer for Kids—all of these titles are children’s books and resources that are used to foster the knowledge...
Hoping for Significance: Sharing Meaningful Scripture
“I want to do something that matters,” Jack said as we were having coffee at the local shop. Jack is a twenty-year-old college student who began to attend our church recently. I hosted...
The Death of Conviction
This post is an adapted excerpt from Without Flesh: Why the Church Is Dying Even Though Jesus Is Still Alive by Jonathan Fisk. The Ancient Church saw martyrdom as an honor. Today, we...
Nine Reasons Why Some People Abandon Christianity (And How to Talk to Them about God)
We live in a culture that is apathetic towards religion. In America, most people at least know of Jesus, but many don’t identify as being a Christian. So how can we witness to people who willingly rej
Family-Centered Outreach through Christmas Eve Service
Over the past two decades, I have been on the hunt for a special Christmas gift to give! I happen to be a “gifts” person, and I love to receive incredible gifts just as much as I love...
Planning for Easter Outreach Events | Live Panel Discussion
Hear from three ministry leaders about the types of Easter events their churches hold. You’ll be able to discuss ideas with other attendees and ask questions, and you’ll walk away with ideas for event