Established in 1847 and founded on the teachings of Martin Luther, the LCMS is a confessional Christian denomination with more than 2.3 million baptized members.
In this electronic age of overly-demanding schedules, cluttered information highways, school, part-time jobs, and a host of other extracurricular activities, it is more important than ever for children and youth to slow down and take some well-deserved quiet time for spiritual reflection and growth.
Spending time at Walcamp, away from the hustle and bustle of urban life, allows children, youth, and adults to experience God's amazing creation, re-evaluate their priorities, make new Christian friends, and continue to grow along their faith journey. It's a priceless opportunity.
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Listen to online broadcasts of the Lutheran Hour, the world's longest-running, Christian outreach radio program, currently reaching more than 800,000 people each week over 1300 radio stations across North America.
Listen to Sacred Music of the World 24/7 online or on mobile devices like an iPhone, iPad, and an Android phone.
Serving the financial needs of members, employees, and volunteers of Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod congregations, districts, and entities/agencies with checking and savings accounts, credit cards, mortgage loans, auto loans, and more.
Through the LMWL, women find guidance for their lives, encouragement in their walk with Christ, and inspiration for joyful service mission ministries.
The Men's Network is an online resource center offering easy-to-use materials to ignite and challenge the faith lives of men.
Lutheran Church Charities works throughout the United States and internationally to bring Jesus Christ to those in need.
LCMS World Relief and Human Care reaches out to those in need worldwide and shares with them Christ's mercy and compassion.
LWR works with Lutherans and partners around the world to end poverty, injustice, and human suffering.
Thrivent is a faith-based, not-for-profit membership organization that can helps meet members' financial goals with annuities, mutual funds, life insurance, disability income, long-term care insurance, and more.
The official publisher for the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, CPH offers a wide variety of books, Bibles, educational materials, music, and other print and digital resources.
The source of nutritious food, innovative feeding programs, and hope for more than 71,000 people each week. As a nonprofit organization with a goal of solving hunger in its 13-county service area, the Food Bank relies on community partners – local food pantries and feeding programs, food manufacturers and retailers, companies, foundations, and individuals to join in the vision that no one be hungry in northern Illinois.