Monthly Archives: November 2011

An Update Concerning the Weber’s Mission Work in Cameroon

The information is gleaned from Martin and Joan Weber’s November 2011 LBTC Newsletter. ——— Dear Partners with us in ministry to the Kwanjas, Most of our work here has been in “preparing the seed”: translating the Kwanja New Testament, recording … Continue reading

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The House Church and Its Relevance for Starting New Churches

Note: Over the next number of Mondays, I am posting portions of my doctoral dissertation which I wrote in 1995 and 1996. Much of the material is still relevant for the missio Dei today.  The focus of my dissertation was … Continue reading

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How Great Is Our God (World Edition) — Chris Tomlin

“After this I looked and there before me was a great multitude that no one could count, from every nation, tribe, people and language, standing before the throne and in front of the Lamb … They cried out in a … Continue reading

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“A Mission Trip to Our Own Neighborhood:” — DECEMBER 3rd!

September’s postponed webinar, A Mission Trip to Our Own Neighborhood, has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 3rd. You won’t want to miss it! This free webinar will help participants learn to navigate as missionaries within their neighborhoods. Pastor Finke, Executive … Continue reading

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Hospitality in Your Personal Life*

How hospitable are you?  Webster’s Dictionary describes the word “hospitable” as: “given to generous and cordial reception of guests” and “offering a pleasant or sustaining environment.” Hospitality is a biblical concept.  In the New Testament the word for “hospitality” is … Continue reading

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The “Jesus Christ Lizard” Provides Witnessing Opportunity in Macau

The following story comes from: The Official Mission Blog of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod.   This story was shared by Alissa Asmus, who serves as a GEO* missionary in Macau. You can download Alissa’s prayer card at the LCMS … Continue reading

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Mission Work Continues in Mozambique: The Kapasseni Project

The Administrator of the Blog: The Kapasseni Project was started by the members of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Victoria, BC over 9 years ago.  Working in partnership with Pastor Joseph Alfazema and his wife, Perpetua, churches and other ministries of compassion were birthed in Mozambique.  By … Continue reading

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The House Church and Its Relevance for Starting New Churches

Note: Over the next number of Mondays, I will be posting portions of my doctoral dissertation which I wrote in 1995 and 1996. Much of the material is still relevant for the missio Dei today.  The focus of my dissertation … Continue reading

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A Banquet Awaits those Who are Prepared! — Matthew 25:1-13

“At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom. 2 Five of them were foolish and five were wise. 3 The foolish ones took their lamps … Continue reading

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Glorious Day (Living He Love Me) — Casting Crowns

“For you know that it was not with perishable things such as silver or gold that you were redeemed from the empty way of life handed down to you from your forefathers, but with the precious blood of Christ, a … Continue reading

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