Monthly Archives: January 2013

The Easter Story Children’s Booklets — A Great Resource for Outreach!

Share the message of Christ’s resurrection with children in your neighbourhood using The Easter Story children’s booklet available from Lutheran Hour Ministries.    The cost is $5.00 for a pack of 25 booklets. Use the coupon code LMEA 13 at www.lhm.org/easterstory … Continue reading

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Martin Luther: A Local “Missionary” with a Global Impact

Dr. Glenn Schaeffer says, “The other missionaries we focused on in this Quest course were traveling missionaries but Martin Luther never traveled further than Rome.  Yet, I would suggest that he was a “local missionary” who had (has!) a global … Continue reading

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At Your Name by Phil Wickham

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Returning to the “Cannibals”: The Story of the Peace Child … 50 Years Later

The Sawi were headhunters and cannibals when a young couple named Don and Carol Richardson arrived in their village carrying their seven-month-old boy Steve – and a message that would change the tribe forever.  The year was 1962, and Steve … Continue reading

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Statistics Regarding Younger Unchurched Adults in Canada

Ed Stetzer, of Lifeway Research, has released his findings concerning the differences between younger unchurched adults in Canada and the United States. Here is a sample of his findings: 1. God, a higher or supreme being, actually exists.  78% of … Continue reading

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“I Am Not Ashamed of the Gospel, it is the POWER!”

God is clear. His life-creating Word is packed into His written Word.  God’s Word – the Bible – is a LIGHT unto our feet. God’s Word is the POWER that creates faith in dead hearts.  God’s Word KILLS the “Old … Continue reading

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Canadian Foodgrains Bank celebrates 30 years

The following story comes from the CLWR News Briefs email. Thirty years ago, a unique and amazing effort was launched to help end global hunger – and Lutherans in Canada were there. In 1983 CLWR was one of the founding … Continue reading

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Matteo Ricci and Roberto DeNobili: Accommodationalists – The Wave of the Future

Sherwood G. Lingenfelter, in his book, Ministering Cross-Culturally (Second Edition) says of the missionary task, “[We are to] love the people to whom we minister so much that we are willing to enter their culture as children, to learn how … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Israel

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

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Cannons — Phil Wickham

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