Mucking Out, Chainsaws, and Trailers — 2019/06/14

Rev. Dr. Ross Johnson, Director of LCMS Disaster Response, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about the floods and tornadoes in the Midwest, new Disaster Response Trailers being deployed now, and the upcoming Disaster Response Conference happening this Fall. Find details about volunteering for disaster relief in Nebraska and registration for the Conference at

Changing the Conversation About “No-Casserole Illnesses” — 2019/06/14

Rev. Dr. Dennis Goff—Director of Ministry Programs at The Lutheran Foundation in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and Amy Gerdts—Coordinator of LCMS Rural & Small Town Mission, join Andy and Sarah to talk about what a “no-casserole illness” is, why we treat mental illness so differently than other illnesses, and how we can reduce the stigma surrounding mental illness in order to better care for each other.

This will be the topic for the August 2019 RSTM webinar, which you can view live on August 22, 1:00-2:00 p.m. CT at Find the webinar schedule and view archived webinars at, and follow RSTM on Facebook at