Monthly Archives: November 2014

Please Pray for the People of the Philippines

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

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Lift Up Your Head, Ye Mighty Gates

The season of Advent begins on Sunday. Advent is a season during which God’s people are prepared for Jesus’ Second Advent as Jesus fortifies their faith and nurtures an attitude of vigilance as He comes to His followers through His … Continue reading

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An Alternative to Black Friday — Help Provide Refugee Children with a School

Canadian Lutheran World Relief offers an alternative to Black Friday. It’s called, “Giving School-Day.”  Tom Brooks, CLWR Community Relations Director, writes, Dear Friends, Thank you for paying it forward. Your generous support for our Giving School-Day campaign has helped raise … Continue reading

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“Our Legacy of Faith: Relationships with God” with Dr. James Gimbel

God’s relationship with people of the past are instructive for our relationship with God today.  In a four-part Quest series, Dr. James Gimbel, the President of Concordia Lutheran Seminary (Edmonton) leads an engaging study of some prominent people in the Bible … Continue reading

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“Let’s just talk bluntly and straightly about race.” – Matt Chandler

The following sermon by Matt Chandler of the Village Church is well-worth watching in light of the rampant racism around the world and its ugly reality even in the Christian church. Although Matt Chandler focuses on racism in the United … Continue reading

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How Will They Know?

Dr. Robert Newton, the District President of the California-Nevada-Hawaii District of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod wrote the following article in Mission Moments (Sept. 26. 2008): Those of you who either read my little column or have been subjected to one … Continue reading

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Please Pray for the People of Peru

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The Mission/How Great Thou Are — ThePianoGuys

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Sharing the Love of Christ with Mormons — A Free Witness Training Webinar this Saturday

Mormons use Christian terminology, live according to a high moral code, and confess faith in Jesus. Does that make them Christians? Many Christians think so, but there is more to the story. Special guest speaker, Art Vanick, co-author of Who … Continue reading

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A Mission Blueprint for the 21st Century: How Will the Church Die?

As the Christian church loses its place of privilege in North America and local congregations grey, the question is asked, “How will we survive?” But, this is the wrong question! Christians need to ask the question, “How will I (and … Continue reading

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