After a two-year absence, Notes for Life is back with this fall 2014 issue. In this issue, you will learn why marriage matters and why it is so essential to fight for its sanctity in our world.

You also can preview the upcoming LCMS Life Conference, which will be held Jan. 22-24, in Washington, D.C., and the Infertility Ethics Symposium, set for Nov. 8 at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis.

Lastly, you are provided updates and overviews of various conferences, activities and resources related to all sanctity of life issues.

Visit to learn more about LCMS’ Life Ministry.