Monthly Archives: November 2012

The Missionary Luther

The Canadian Lutheran features an article on Martin Luther as missionary.  Here’s an excerpt from the article written by Glenn Schaeffer (who happens to be the blogger of “Go!”):  John Warwick Montgomery, writing almost 40 years ago, says, “A current … Continue reading

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Please Pray for the People of Greece

To learn more about the prayer needs of the people in Greece, click on: Greece.

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Everything to Me — Mark Schultz

The 7th Annual Love Life conference is today at Concordia University College of Alberta.  The theme of the conference is “Conceived with Purpose.”  In God’s sight every child that is conceived is precious in His sight (Psalm 139:13-14).  Mark Schultz … Continue reading

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The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia (ELCIR)

The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia has about 80 congregations with about 18,000 members.  Centred in St. Petersburg, they are beginning to organize new churches among the Finno-Ugri communities located in south central and Siberian Russia. The ELCIR is … Continue reading

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Neil Cole: The “Silver Bullet” to Multiplication

God’s first words to humankind were, “Multiply!” says Neil Cole.  “We’ve got to learn how to multiply.”  In this 17 minute address Cole speaks of the differences between “addition growth” and “multiplication growth.”    Neil Cole is author of numerous books … Continue reading

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Outreach Kit Available from Concordia Publishing House

Here’s a great way to reach out to the homes in the areas surrounding your congregation. Concordia Publishing House has an “Outreach Kit” with very basic and easy to distribute materials. Each kit contains materials to leave at 50 houses, … Continue reading

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What is the Mission of the Church? Making Sense of Social Justice, Shalom, and the Great Commission by Kevin DeYoung and Greg Gilbert

Christianaudio is making available an audio version of the book, What is the Mission of the Church? free of charge during the month of November. A summary of the book on Amazon.com says, Christians today define mission more broadly and … Continue reading

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God’s Mission Is Urgent!

God’s mission is urgent because the time is short. For in just a very little while, “He who is coming will come and will not delay” (Hebrews 10:37 NIV).  He who testifies to these things says, “Surely I am coming soon” … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Ghana

To learn more about the prayer needs of Ghana, click on: Ghana.

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Ain’t Got Time to Die — The Concordia Choir in Moorhead, MN

The Concordia Choir with Christopher Kenney as soloist performs Hall Johnson’s arrangement of “Ain’t Got Time To Die.” Concordia College is located in Moorhead MN. The lyrics for this African American spiritual are below: 1 Lord I keep so busy … Continue reading

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