Worship, Prayer and Study

LCMS National Convention   •   July 20-25, 2019   •   Tampa, Florida


Worship and prayer resources are available for the 67th Regular Convention of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, scheduled for July 20-25, 2019, in Tampa, Fla.


Bible Study

The “Joy:fully Lutheran” Bible study is based on the 2019 convention theme verse:

“Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus” (1 Thess. 5:16-18 ESV).

Leader, participant study guides

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Essayists

Four essayists are scheduled to address LCMS Convention attendees July 21–24.

10:30 a.m. Sunday

“Joy:fully Lutheran — Rejoice. Pray. Give Thanks.”

Rev. Dr. Herbert C. Mueller Jr.
LCMS First Vice-President


10:20 a.m. Monday

“Joy:fully Lutheran — Rejoice”

Rev. Dr. Thomas J. Egger
Professor of Old Testament, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis


9:55 a.m. Tuesday

“Joy:fully Lutheran — Pray”

Rev. Josemon T. Hoem
LCMS Board of Directors
Pastor, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Murphysboro, Ill.


10:05 a.m. Wednesday

“Joy:fully Lutheran — Give Thanks”

Rev. Dr. Gottfried Martens
Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Berlin-Steglitz, Germany

Biographies: Essayists

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Preachers

Pastors from across the LCMS will preach during worship services at the convention July 21–25.


8 a.m. Sunday

Reading: Luke 10:38–42

Preacher: Rev. Christopher Esget — Sixth Vice-President, East-Southeast Region


1:30 p.m. Sunday

Reading: Colossians 1:21–29

Preacher: Rev. Robert Zagore — Executive Director, Office of National Mission


5:30 p.m. Sunday

Reading: Genesis 18:1–14

Liturgist: Rev. William Weedon


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8 a.m. Monday

Reading: Zephaniah 3:14–20

Preacher: Rev. Dr. Daniel Preus — Fifth Vice-President, Central Region


1:30 p.m. Monday

Reading: John 3:25-30

Preacher: Rev. Dr. Gregory P. Seltz — Executive Director, Lutheran Center for Religious Liberty


5:45 p.m. Monday

Reading: Philippians 4:4–7

Liturgist: Rev. William Weedon


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8 a.m. Tuesday

Reading: Luke 18:1–8

Preacher: Rev. Nabil Nour — Third Vice-President, Great Plains Region


1:30 p.m. Tuesday

Reading: Ephesians 6:10–20

Preacher: Rev. Prof. Laokouxang (Kou) Seying — Assistant Professor, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis


5:45 p.m. Tuesday

Reading: Romans 12:9–13

Liturgist: Rev. William Weedon


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8 a.m. Wednesday

Reading: Isaiah 12

Preacher: Rev. Dr. John C. Wohlrabe Jr. — Fourth Vice-President, Great Lakes Region


1:30 p.m. Wednesday

Commemoration of the Faithful Departed

Reading: Hebrews 13:7–16

Preacher: Rev. Peter K. Lange — President, LCMS Kansas District


5:45 p.m. Wednesday

Reading: Revelation 5:6–14

Liturgist: Rev. William Weedon


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8 a.m. Thursday

Reading: Mark 10:35–45

Preacher: Rev. Dr. Scott R. Murray — Second Vice-President, West-Southwest Region

Biographies: Preachers

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Chaplains

Chaplain: Rev. William Weedon — LCMS Director of Worship and International Center Chaplain

Assistant Chaplain: To be determined.

Biographies: Chaplains

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