Monthly Archives: November 2012

283 Children and 91 Adults Baptized in Mozambique

MOZAMBIQUE – Mission efforts in Mozambique have reached a new milestone, as theological students there have issued a call to the Igreja Evangélica Luterana do Brazil (IELB – Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brazil) for a full-time missionary pastor to come … Continue reading

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Surface to Soul Website

The workbook, Surface to Soul by Jim Ladoux, was highlighted in yesterday’s blog.  Today, “Go!” encourages you to visit the Surface to Soul website.  Ladoux very generously makes available a number of tools free of charge.  Under “Four Key Tools”, … Continue reading

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Surface to Soul by Jim Ladoux

Rev. David Dressler of Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd (Calgary) gave me a copy of Jim Ladoux’s book, Surface to Soul: Coaching Spiritual Vitality in Congregations.  Surface to Soul is a workbook for leaders who seek spiritual vitality for … Continue reading

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Beautiful Savior – A Revitalized Church, Pastor, and Community

The following good news report is from Transforming Churches Network: Forty years ago, Beautiful Savior held its first worship service in what was then a new facility in south Memphis, Tennessee. In February 2004, the congregation dedicated its current building … Continue reading

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Reflections On The Life of the Royal Priesthood: Vocation and Evangelism

Over the next number of Mondays, excerpts from a paper entitled, Reflections on the Life of the Royal Priesthood: Vocation and Evangelism by Professor John T. Pless of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne will be posted on “Go!”  This blogger … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Guatemala

In order to learn more about the prayer needs of Guatemala, click on: Guatemala.

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“The Deer’s Cry” — St. Patrick’s Breastplate

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Rev. Mike and Kara Kuhn Are Preparing to Serve as LBTC Missionaries in Cameroon

Rev. Mike and Kara Kuhn are working on developing partnerships with Lutheran congregations and individual members of congregations.  The Kuhn’s are currently preparing for their project at the Canada Institute of Linguistics in Langley, BC. They expect to start their … Continue reading

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Planning Your Summer Vacation???

Okay, maybe you are thinking, “Who’s thinking of summer vacation when Advent and Christmas is less than a month away?”  Well, maybe instead of dreaming of a white Christmas, you are daydreaming of a sunny summer vacation. When planning your … Continue reading

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Evangelism Ideas for Christmas

No doubt you are beginning to prepare for Advent and Christmas. Pastors are busy preparing Advent sermons and services.  The choir is practicing seasonal anthems. The Sunday school will soon begin practicing for the Children’s Christmas program (if you have … Continue reading

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