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Then & Now: The Nature of Spiritual Conversations — A Free Online Course Offered by Lutheran Hour Ministries

Lutheran Hour Ministries has developed a new free course in witnessing.  The most recent course is: Then and Now: The Nature of Spiritual Conversations. Spiritual conversations have changed in America in the past few decades. Navigating these changes can be … Continue reading

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Join Scott Gress on “The Coaching Leader Podcast”

The Coaching Leader Podcast is about coaching, leadership and leading through coaching. We interview coaches, leaders and thought leaders and present material that will help leaders make a difference for their organizations in order to live into their preferred future.  … Continue reading

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Lift Them Up: A James 1:27 Ministry Committed to Supporting Orphans and Widows in Rwanda

Lift Them Up: A James 1:27 Ministry is an organization dedicated to supporting the needs of orphans and widows in Rwanda.  Kendra Willard, the Executive Director of Lift Them Up recently returned from Rwanda and reports: During the 30 days … Continue reading

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Three Hazardous Assumptions About Making Disciples — Scott Gress

Rev. Scott Gress discusses three faulty assumptions church leaders often make when it comes to engaging Jesus’ followers in their spiritual growth. In a blog post, he observes: We make a lot of assumptions about what we do and how … Continue reading

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“The Gifts Christ Freely Gives” — Lutheran Service Book #602

The Gifts Christ Freely Gives , written by Richard Resch, is a magnificent hymn that describes that gifts the Lord gives to His Bride. The words of the hymn are printed below the video so that you can singalong with … Continue reading

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We Are Invited to Send Instructors to Rwanda! Learn How You Can Make This Invitation a Reality!

Concordia Lutheran Mission Society has adopted a Mission Project so that two instructors can be sent to Rwanda to teach the pastors, elders and deacons of Beth Ammi Christian Fellowship Church. Watch the video. Pray for Christian churches in Rwanda. … Continue reading

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Euthanasia is Rising Dramatically in Canada

The CLC National News, the monthly newsletter of Campaign Life Coalition Canada, reports, The legislatively mandated “Third Interim Report on Medical Assistance in Dying” reports that there was a 30% increase in euthanasia deaths in the second half of 2017 … Continue reading

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Faith Alone — Stands at the Heart of the Lutheran Teaching of the Gospel.

It is taught among us that we cannot obtain forgiveness of sin and righteousness before God through our merit, work, and satisfactions, but that we receive forgiveness of sins and become righteous before God out of grace for Christ’s sake … Continue reading

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Fatal Flaws: Legalizing Assisted Death — Purchase the Film and show it this Fall to your Congregation and Community

Over the past three years, filmmaker Kevin Dunn has travelled throughout Europe and North America to ask one of the most fundamental philosophical questions of our time: should we be giving doctors the right in law to end the life … Continue reading

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Spiritual Conversations in the Digital Age

Evangelism has changed in the past quarter century. The ways Christians share, how often they engage in spiritual conversations and their goals for sharing faith are different. And in a culture where relativism is the norm and fewer believe in … Continue reading

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