Monthly Archives: December 2012

Handel’s Messiah — For Unto Us a Child Is Given

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Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod Mission Strategy In Latin America

Posted in Christian church, Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brazil, Evangelism, Iglesia Luterana Sínodo de Nicaragua, Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod, Lutheran Church in Latin America, Lutheran Church of Nicaragua, missio Dei, Missional, Missional Leadership, Missionary, Short Term Mission, Short-term Mission trips, Social Ministry, Witness, World Missions | Comments Off on Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod Mission Strategy In Latin America

Lutherans for Life is Pleased to Announce Y4Life – An Initiative for Youth and Young Adults

Y4Life is an initiative designed to reach out to the youth and young adults of our church and equip them, in their own unique context, to be Gospel-motivated voices For Life. Through educational materials, programs, and service training, Y4Life will … Continue reading

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The Art of Neighboring: Building Genuine Relationships Right Outside Your Door

Jay Pathak and David Runyon have authored The Art of Neighboring that answers the question, “What is the most loving thing I can do for the people who live on my street or in my apartment building?” In our time … Continue reading

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A Magical Afternoon Celebrating the Birth of Jesus — A Neighbourhood Outreach Event

“And there were horses and giggling children abiding in the fields” surrounding John D. Bracco School (Edmonton) on December 9th as a multitude of followers of Christ from The Olive Branch announced the birth of Jesus, “For unto you is … Continue reading

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Reflections On The Life Of The Royal Priesthood: Vocation And Evangelism (continued)

The pastor serves the royal priesthood by preaching Christ’s Word and administered His sacraments. The royal priesthood, in turns, serves the neighbor just as Christ has served us. This service is not only in the Christian congregation where the royal … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of India

To learn more about the prayer needs of India, please click on: Pray for the Conversion of India to faith in the triune God.

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Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus

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Why NOT? Plan a Short-Term International Mission Trip into Your Winter or Summer Travels

Maybe you are searching Expedia.ca for a winter get-a-way to a warmer climate.  Maybe you are beginning to make your plans for a summer vacation.    Might I suggest you consider going on a short-term international mission trip? If you are … Continue reading

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A Missionary in Times of Disaster – A Free Lutheran Hour Ministries Webinar

Lutheran Hour Ministries has scheduled another free webinar for January 19, 2013. The one hour webinar begins at 10 a.m. (Central time).   Dr. Lou Jander will speak about being “A Missionary in Times of Disaster.” Disasters are times of chaos…times … Continue reading

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