Monthly Archives: August 2013

Pastor Leonce Crump — Mission Is People Meeting Jesus

In the following message based on 1 Peter 2: 9-12, Pastor Leonce Crump debunks the popular sentiment, “Share the Gospel always and when necessary use words.”    Pastor Crump says, The only message I have ever received without words is … Continue reading

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ROC Evangelism Training Resources Available Free at Lutheran Hour Ministries

Lutheran Hour Ministries is making available their Regional Outreach Conference (ROC) evangelism training resources.  LHM has posted: Video training vingettes that can be used in a congregational setting to equip people for witnessing Video and audio presentations by engaging key note … Continue reading

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The Mission of the Church in an Age of Zombies (continued)

Paul Alms presents an intriguing perspective of the missional challenges facing the Christian church in North America in his published work, “The Mission of the Church in an Age of Zombies.”  This is the second of a number of excerpts … Continue reading

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Pray for the Christians in Egypt

Typically, Saturdays on “Go!” are reserved for Christian music. But today, you are asked to pray for our Christian brothers and sisters in Egypt who are being attacked by Muslims who are determined to make Egypt an Islamic state. Christian churches, … Continue reading

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Iran: Christian sentenced to ten years in prison on political charges

Source: Christian Solidarity Worldwide (07/08/2013) http://dynamic.csw.org.uk/article.asp?t=press&id=1559 Mostafa Bordbar, a Christian convert, has been sentenced to ten years in prison for being part of an “anti-security organisation” and “gathering with intent to commit crimes against Iranian national security”. The verdict was … Continue reading

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Christianity and the Movies: Free Online Quest Course begins in September

The Canadian Lutheran, an online magazine of Lutheran Church – Canada has announced that Concordia Lutheran Seminary will be offering another free online Quest course.  Here is the announcement: Discernment, or the ability to distinguish and test things, is held … Continue reading

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William Carey’s “An Enquiry into the Obligations of Christians to Use Means for the Conversion of the Heathens” – A Free Audio Book Available from Christianaudio

It started with a question: is Christ’s call in Matthew 28, to make disciples of all the world, for all Christians for all time? In 1792, William Carey, known as the Father of the Protestant Missionary Movement, had noticed that … Continue reading

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Miss[ion]ing Kids: A Free Webinar this Saturday, August 17th

Join Lutheran Hour Ministries on Saturday, August 17th at 10 a.m. (Central time) for the MISSION U Webinar, Miss[ion]ing Kids. The guest speaker, Craig Oldenburg, will discuss what it would be like if congregations understood Children’s Ministry as mission and their … Continue reading

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The Mission of the Church in an Age of Zombies (continued)

Paul Alms presents an intriguing perspective of the missional challenges facing the Christian church in North America in his published work, “The Mission of the Church in an Age of Zombies.”  This is the second of a number of excerpts … Continue reading

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Please Pray for the People of Spain

To learn more about the prayer needs of the people of Spain, visit: Spain.

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