The newsletter also offers information about ongoing Engaging Your Community (EYC) events and free monthly webinars.
Visit lcms.org/rstm to learn more about this ministry and the resources it provides. Also, mark your calendars and be praying for the following upcoming events offered through RSTM:
- Engaging Your Community (EYC) event in Columbus, Neb. — Saturday, Oct. 3, 2015, from 1 to 2 p.m. Central at Christ Lutheran Church. The LCMS Nebraska District will help with the presentations. View schedule and register online.
- “Overcoming Bad Experiences” free webinar presented by the Rev. Mark Wood, director, LCMS Witness & Outreach Ministry — Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015, from 1 to 2 p.m. Central. Visit lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.
- “Leadership: The Relationship within Churches with Schools” free webinar presented by Terry Schmidt, director, LCMS Schools Ministry — Thursday, Nov. 19, 2015, from 1 to 2 p.m. Central. Visit lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.
- “Every Pastor Needs a Pastor” free webinar presented by Dr. Mark Rockenbach, assistant professor of practical theology, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis — Thursday, Dec. 10, 2015, from 1 to 2 p.m. Central. Visit lcms.org/rstm if you are interested in participating.
- 2015 National Rural & Small Town Mission Conference in Kansas City, Mo., at the Kansas City Airport Marriott — Thursday, Nov. 5, through Saturday, Nov. 7. Keynote speakers include the Rev. Ken Klaus, speaker emeritus, “The Lutheran Hour”; Chaplain Craig Muehler, director, LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces; the Rev. Dr. Lucas Woodford, senior pastor, Zion Lutheran Church and School, Mayer, Minn.; and the Rev. Todd Kollbaum, director, RSTM. Visit lcms.org/rstm/conference for more information.