Salem Lutheran Ministries (Springdale, AR) Written by Pastor Brandon Martin Each summer, Salem Lutheran Ministries (Springdale, Arkansas) develops a summer experience for teens and young adults called Leaders In Training (LIT). The purpose is to motivate and equip youth to follow Jesus, serve others, and become leaders in our community. This year we offered two […]
District News - Congregations
Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana Thanks be to God — Christ Academy High School was greatly blessed this year! From June 20th through July 3rd, thirty-nine young men and twenty-six young women participated in the 22nd annual Christ Academy: Timothy and Phoebe School at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana. This is […]
Contributed By—Rev. Paul Hass, Senior Pastor, Bella Vista Lutheran, Bella Vista, Ark. On June 13, 2021, the Mid-South District welcomed Rev. Mark C. Hass. Rev. Hass received his Call to serve as Chaplain at Mercy Hospital, Fort Smith, Ark., through both the Mid-South District and the Board for National Mission under its authority to place […]
The installation of Rev. Thomas Bartzsch took place at River Valley Grace Lutheran Church in Lamar, Arkansas, on Sunday June 20, 2021.
President Emeritus Rev. Norman Groteluschen Rev. Norman L. Groteluschen was called to his heavenly home on July 23, 2021. A dear friend and faithful servant, “Pastor G,” as he was known to many, was a driving force in shaping the mission-minded character and heart of the Mid-South District. Rev. Groteluschen was part of the district’s […]
Learn About Health Plan Updates for 2022 The Mid-South District and Concordia Plans are inviting you to a Town Hall Zoom call to discuss everything you need to know about the 2022 Concordia Health Plans, along with other important programs, in advance of the 2022 Employer Election Period. This meeting will cover: 2022 CHP Plans […]
On June 26, 2021, Anna Young, daughter of Pastor Philip Young, Redeemer Lutheran, Nashville, won the National Right To Life Pro-Life Oratory Contest for High School Students, After winning the Right to Life Pro-Life Oratory Contest at the state level on April 24, she received a cash prize for first place, and the honor of representing Tennessee […]
The Rite of Installation for the Rev. Andrew Lehman took place at All Saints Lutheran Church on Sunday, June 6.Rev. Lehman accepted the Call to become the Associate Pastor and Headmaster for All Saints Lutheran Church and School. All Saints Lutheran School is a new ministry to Jonesboro that will be a Classical Education Ministry.
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, White House, TN Mr. Ed Kramer was born in February, 1926 and Mr. Frank Jenks was born in August, 1926. Ed was born and raised in California and Frank in New York – opposite ends of the country. When America entered World War II, Frank and Ed were only 15 […]
Nov 28 – Dec 8, 2022 Limited space available reserve your spot today! This Pilgrimage to the Holy Land is the experience of a lifetime. Visit the Biblical villages, explore the center of Jesus’ ministry, Capernaum, and relax on the Sea of Galilee. That is just the beginning of the tour with your host Rev. […]