Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Great Commission Network: What a Resource for Sharing God’s Gospel with the Nations of the World!

The creators of The Great Commission Network website have developed an amazing resource that can be used around the world to proclaim the message of God’s love for the world in Jesus Christ. The Great Commission Network website has embedded … Continue reading

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A Progeny of a Theological and Missiological Union: The House Church

A PROGENY OF A THEOLOGICAL AND MISSIOLOGICAL UNION: HOUSE CHURCHES (Part 2) Glenn E. Schaeffer There is another theological reason for the birthing of the house church. New Testament Christians thought of God as their “Father” and of each other … Continue reading

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God Hides, Go Seek and Find — Isaiah 55:6-9

Isaiah 55:6-9 “God Hides, Go Seek and Find” Dr. Glenn Schaeffer “Seek the LORD while he may be found; call upon him while he is near.  Let the wicked forsake his way and the evil man his thoughts.  Let him … Continue reading

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30 Simple Ways to be Missional in Your Workplace

Many times it’s difficult to find practical ways to be a blessing in your workplace. Rapid pace, mounting deadlines, or co-worker conflict can often derail even the best of intentions to say and show the love of Jesus at work. … Continue reading

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Mission Friends Curriculum For Children

The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod has produced a mission curriculum for children. Mission Friends is a free magazine for children packed with information, activities, games, songs, and ways kids can get involved with God’s Mission in countries around the world. … Continue reading

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Reggie McNeal Interview: Missional Communities

In this funny and insightful interview, Stew from Verge Network talks with Reggie McNeal, the bestselling author of The Present Future and Missional Renaissance, about his newest book called Missional Communities: The Rise of the Post-Congregational Church. Missional Communities is … Continue reading

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A Progeny of A Theological and Missiological Union: House Churches (Part 1)

A PROGENY OF A THEOLOGICAL AND MISSIOLOGICAL UNION: HOUSE CHURCHES (Part 1) Rev. Dr. Glenn E. Schaeffer Note: This paper was first presented at a Mission Convocation held at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, IN, on 23 February 1994. It … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Video from Ukraine

LCC Missionary Aleksey Navrotskyy and the video team at Alpha & Omega Student Society produced a 12-minute Thanksgiving video for Lutheran Church-Canada. The video includes highlights from the visit of a team from Grace Lutheran Church in Drumheller, A&O summer … Continue reading

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Now Thank We All Our God!

Happy Canadian Thanksgiving Weekend Everyone! I pray you will take a moment to offer up a prayer of thanksgiving to God for all His marvelous gifts. The hymn, “Now Thank We All Our God” was written by Rev. Martin Rinkart. … Continue reading

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One Week to Go to ROC — Vancouver

It’s not too late register for ROC-Vancouver which will take place at the Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Downtown Hotel on October 14-15.  Inspirational worship will be led by Gary Brucker.  Rev. Gregory Seltz, Speaker of The Lutheran Hour, and Dr. Robert … Continue reading

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