Monthly Archives: July 2014

The Holy Spirit Generates Saving Faith in Us by the Power of His Word — Martin Luther

Christianity is still plagued by that age old heresy that teaches that faith is man’s contribution to his salvation.  Martin Luther reminds us in his Explanation to The Third Article of the Apostles’ Creed that the Holy Spirit generates saving faith in … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Italy

To learn about additional prayer needs for the people of Italy, visit: PRAY!

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God’s Own Child, I Gladly Say It

This hymn is sung by the young people who attended ‪‎the Higher Things Crucified‬ 2014 youth conference held at Concordia University, Mequon. The lyrics for this hymn authored by Erdmann Neumeister, can be found at: God’s Own Child.

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Interested in Serving as an Lutheran Bible Translator Missionary? IDIOM is a good place to begin!

Are you interested in learning more about becoming an Lutheran Bible Translator missionary? If so, you are invited to attend our In Depth Investigation of Mission (IDIOM) event August 6 – 9, 2014. The event is free and housing and … Continue reading

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Abstinence: the Wrong Choice?

Last week national news outlets in Canada championed the cause of a mother and daughter who complained to the Edmonton Public School board that a faith-based organization was teaching a unit of the sex education curriculum.  Despite the fact that … Continue reading

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Check out the Debut Issue of the Journal of Lutheran Mission

If you are interested in reflecting on the work of Christ through His Church globally from a Lutheran perspective, you will want to check out the debut issue of the Journal of Lutheran Mission.  The debut issue of the journal features papers … Continue reading

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30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World is Underway

The 30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World (June 28-July 27) is already into Day 18 but it’s not  too late for you to join this worldwide initiative.  There are still 12 more days and you can keep praying for … Continue reading

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Jesus: the Saviour of the world!

Martin Luther states succinctly God’s work of redemption in his Explanation to the Second Article of the Apostles’ Creed. If you haven’t already done so, it is worth memorizing! I believe that Jesus Christ, true God, begotten of the Father … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Israel

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Continuing What Began at Pentecost among the Nizaa People in Cameroon

Lutheran Bible Translators of Canada (LBTC) Missionaries Rev. Mike and Kara (nee Hautz) Kuhn, have been with LBTC since January 2012. They were deployed for the first time in March of 2013, and are currently working on a New Testament … Continue reading

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