Monthly Archives: June 2012

“Go!” is One Year Old Today!

“Go!” was birthed one year ago today!  During the past 365 days “Go!” has presented mission theology from a variety of denominational perspectives; highlighted websites dedicated to evangelism resources and training; featured congregations and individuals involved in “Going!” in North … Continue reading

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Operation World: An Organization Dedicated to Praying for the Peoples/Nations of the World

“Is it not written: ‘My house will be called a house of prayer for all nations’?” (Mark 11:17 NIV) Operation World is an organization that is dedicated to providing resources to assist Christians in praying for fellow Christians and for … Continue reading

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Prince of Peace, Calgary: Not Your Average Lutheran School!

Prince of Peace Lutheran School in Calgary is not your “normal” Lutheran school.  For one thing, Prince of Peace is a school within the Rocky View Public School board.  More importantly, Prince of Peace is a school where 1/3rd of … Continue reading

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Filling in the Blanks on “Witness”: God Raised Jesus from the Dead

Jeffrey Gibbs, in the Concordia Journal (Spring 2012:112-214), comments on the word “witness” in light of evidence that he uncovers in the Book of Acts.  Gibbs notes that much of the preaching that he hears from Lutheran pulpits lacks focus … Continue reading

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There is a Hope — Stuart Townend

If you want to sing along, the lyrics are printed below. There is a hope that burns within my heart, That gives me strength for ev’ry passing day; a glimpse of glory now revealed in meager part, Yet drives all … Continue reading

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Are You Interested in Serving as a Short-Term Missionary? Being a GEO might be for you!

Have you thought about serving as a missionary in another country? Are you interested in a short term missionary opportunity of 1-2 weeks or 1-6 months, 10-months to 2 years or 5 years or more? GEO missionaries are globally engaged … Continue reading

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Effective Evangelism Training: Your One Stop Location for Evangelism Resources

The Effective Evangelism Training website features… * A Step by Step Plan for Sharing the Gospel with your friends and family * An explanation of what Evangelism is, and what it is not, in order for you to stay focused … Continue reading

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Messianic Outreach to Jews: A Free Webinar

Join MISSION U School of Witnessing on Saturday, August 18th, as they kick off the 2012-2013 year with a live web broadcast on Messianic Outreach. Reverend Jim Weist of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Shaker Heights, Ohio, will talk about how … Continue reading

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America’s God or Israel’s God

Note: Over the past number of months, the Monday postings have been dedicated to the discussion of house churches.  Today, we begin a new focus with the Monday postings.  Monday’s postings will highlight Lutheran missiology.  ————-   In his article … Continue reading

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O the Deep, Deep Love of Jesus

St. Paul encourages, “Speak to one another with psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs. Sing and make music in your heart to the Lord.” (Ephesians 5:19) One of the best ways to “Go!” and make disciples is through music. Saturdays on … Continue reading

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