Category Archives: Alberta — British Columbia DIstrict (LCC)

Partnership provides life-changing support for Fort McMurray residents: Canadian Lutheran World Relief

In Fort McMurray, Alberta, the more than $527,500 raised by Canadian Lutherans and others is helping residents as they resettle and rebuild more than a year after wildfires caused widespread devastation in the region. Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) is … Continue reading

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“Two Branches of One Tree: The Fellowship of Confession and Mission” by Martin Franzmann

The following article is posted on Concordia Theology. The following op piece from one of our former professors could have been written yesterday. It was written in 1952. It seems like the either/or that we so often experience in our … Continue reading

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Concordia Lutheran Mission Society Supports Mission and Ministry in Ukraine

In a recent news release, Concordia Lutheran Mission Society reported: This summer one of our board members, Pastor Roland Syens, had the opportunity to visit our brothers and sisters in Ukraine. What a blessing to be able to have his … Continue reading

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Canadian Lutheran World Relief Sunday — Materials Available Online

The CLWR Sunday 2017 theme is “Our Common Humanity”, which highlights our commonality as God’s children as we seek out ways we can work towards a world where people live in justice, peace and dignity. This year, Rev. Ted Giese, … Continue reading

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Commemorate the 500th Anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation By Engaging in a Significant Outreach Project

People near and far need to hear the biblical truth proclaimed by the reformer, Martin Luther: “We are saved by God’s grace through faith in Jesus Christ.”  As Martin Luther says in his Large Catechism, “In short, unless God constantly … Continue reading

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Our Hearts Ache for our Alberta Neighbours

Canadian Lutheran World Relief posted the following news release (September 14, 2016) concerning the relief aid for Fort McMurray, Alberta: When God lays the needs of people facing natural disaster and dislocation on the hearts of Canadian Lutherans, the response … Continue reading

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International Volunteer Trips Available through Lutheran Hour Ministries

Are you interested in serving your Lord by being a participant on a international volunteer trip? Lutheran Hour Ministries is organizing servant mission opportunities in Argentina, Cambodia, Guatemala, Indonesia, Jamaica, Latvia, Malawi, Mongolia, Nicaragua, Panama, Russia, Thailand, Uganda, Uruguay, and … Continue reading

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The BC Mission Boat Brings God’s Word of Hope to British Columbia Coastal Communities

In The Compass, the Spring newsletter of the BC Mission Boat, BC Mission Boat Director Marcus Huff tells the story of the “Night Watchman” in the community of Klemtu. John is the “Night Watchman”. In the dark hours of the … Continue reading

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We the Church: The Priesthood of All Believers — A Video Study Resource for Congregational Study

The formation and growth of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod in the United States is examined in this video resource. It features expert commentary, instructive graphics, and details the Christ-centered mission-and potential-of the LCMS. From immigrant communities of German Christians to … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day, Monday June 20, 2016

The plight of refugees, especially those from Syria, dominated the news earlier this year. Although not currently as visible in the media, there are still 60 million refugees around the world—families who left everything behind to save themselves from war, … Continue reading

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