Monthly Archives: July 2013

Children of the Heavenly Father — St. Olaf Choir

Children of the heav’nly Father Safely in His bosom gather; Nestling bird nor star in Heaven Such a refuge e’er was given. God His own doth tend and nourish; In His holy courts they flourish; From all evil things He … Continue reading

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Impressions and Experiences of a Missionary Adjusting to a New Culture

Have you thought about being a missionary in another land? Have you wondered how you might respond to living in a new culture? In the following video, Dineke, who serves with Wycliffe Bible Translators, is living in a new world, … Continue reading

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Former Abortion Doctor Describes A Second Trimester Abortion

Dr. Levatino testified before the US Congress regarding the realities of abortion. His description is difficult to listen to, but we need to know what is really going on. Watch to the end. He ends with comments on the topic … Continue reading

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Get Out the Popcorn for an Evangelistic Movie Night!

A good way to present the Good News of Jesus to others is to host a gathering in your home or church for a special movie night. Evangelists consider the presentation of the animated film (DVD-90 minutes in length), Jesus: … Continue reading

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Fuelled to be Useful

Rev. Kurt Marquart, former professor at Concordia Theological Seminary (Fort Wayne, IN), now residing in the Church Triumphant, speaks to the importance of God’s people being fueled by God’s Word so that they might live productive lives in their vocations. … Continue reading

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We Praise You, O God — St. Olaf Choir

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Iraq: The Shrinking,Yet Advancing Church

The Voice of the Martyrs has produced an 18 minute video about the Christian church in Iraq. Greg Musselman writes, “On the surface, it appears that the church in Iraq is on the verge of extinction as in other Middle … Continue reading

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Miss[ion]ing Kids: Speaker: Craig S. Oldenburg, D.Min., M.S., D.C.E

On the average 20-30% of USA town populations are children & youth under the age of 18. Are these kids in your mission and ministry plans? What would it look like if your congregation sees Children’s Ministry as mission and … Continue reading

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Calling “Servolutionists” of all ages!

Almost anyone, anywhere can be a “Servolutionist”.  As you plan for “Servolution,” which will be from September 21-29, recruit children, teens, young adults, middle agers, and seniors to be “Servolutionists” in the neighbourhood around your church building. “Servolution” is a … Continue reading

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Rural and Small Town Mission Conference – October 31 to November 2, 2013

Plan now to attend the 2013 conference in Kansas City, Mo.  This Rural and small town conference is being organized by the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod. Plenary speakers for this year’s conference will include: Dr. Paul Maier, the Rev. … Continue reading

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