Life Sunday Resources

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod offers the following worship and education resources to help plan your congregation’s observance of the Sanctity of Human Life. Downloadable resources are provided in PDF format.


Bible Study for Life Sunday


Bulletin Inserts for Life Sunday


Hymn Suggestions for Life Sunday

(LW=Lutheran Worship; TLH=The Lutheran Hymnal; LSB=Lutheran Service Book)

  • Shepherd of Tender Youth — (LW 471; TLH 628; LSB 864)
  • Lord Jesus Christ, the Children’s Friend — (LW 470; LSB 866)
  • Our Father, by Whose Name — (LW 465; LSB 863)
  • God Brought Me to This Time and Place — (LW 456)
  • My Soul, Now Praise Your Maker — (LW 453; LSB 820)
  • I Will Sing My Maker’s Praises — (LW 439)
  • Jesus, I Live to Thee — (TLH 591)
  • Almighty Lord, before Thy Throne — (TLH 579)
  • Let Children Hear the Mighty Deeds — (TLH 629; LSB 867)


Educational Resources

The LCMS Life Library contains a compilation of helpful books, Bible studies and magazines for both adults and youth that instruct on a variety of life issues such as abortion, adoption, cloning, homosexuality and family life. Many are available as free downloads.

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Lutherans Engage the World

Lutheran Engage the WorldEngaging the Church in the work of witness and mercy across the globe in our life together.

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The Lutheran Witness

The Lutheran WitnessInterpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective

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