Category Archives: Alberta — British Columbia DIstrict (LCC)

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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Fort McMurray Wildfire Appeal — Canadian Lutheran World Relief

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), Lutheran Church-Canada (LCC) and Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) issue an appeal for prayers and financial support for all those suffering loss due to the wildfires striking northern Alberta and the city of … Continue reading

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Support Syrian Refugee Relief through Canadian Lutheran World Relief

CLWR, through The Lutheran World Federation (LWF), is providing support to Syrian refugees living in urban areas in northern Jordan and in the Za’atari refugee camp. Many refugees have witnessed intensifying violence, are enduring the loss of homes, jobs, and … Continue reading

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Bring Lutheran Hour Ministry’s Personal Witnessing Program to Your Church

When it comes to workshops that work, MISSION U delivers. Participant interaction, story-sharing, hearing how others have grown in their faith, and gaining confidence in talking to people about God are all powerful takeaways attendees receive from their MISSION U … Continue reading

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How Long Before the Gospel Leaves Us? — Martin Luther

Commenting on Matthew 24:14,  Martin Luther writes, Before Judgment Day comes, the rule of the church and of the Christian faith must move over the whole world, just as the Lord Christ also said before in an earlier chapter that … Continue reading

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Expand Your Outreach with Project Connect

Bring welcome hope to your community through Project Connect — an indispensable, on-site, booklet ministry resource that uses display racks of pocket-sized, topical booklets to promote outreach. There are also some booklets for equipping your congregation’s members to share their … Continue reading

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BC Mission Boat — “Connecting people in coastal British Columbian Communities with God’s love.”

It’s that time of year when the BC Mission Boat is excited to present their Fall Edition of The Compass! In this Seasonal Impact Edition, there are a collection of their mission trip recaps to give you a taste of the colourful summer season of … Continue reading

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“Remorse and Confusion in a Sexualized World” — Love Life Conference, October 31st

The 10th Annual Love Life Conference is scheduled for Saturday, October 31 at Concordia University of Edmonton from 9:30 a.m. (registration begins at 9:00 a.m.) to 3:00 p.m. The theme for this year’s conference is, “Remorse and Confusion in a … Continue reading

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Life Sunday Resources Available through Lutherans for Life

The “official” Life Sunday is January 17, 2016. However, Lutherans for Life materials may be used anytime during the year. Click below for new resources for 2016 including bulletin inserts, Bible study, children’s message, worship service, and sermons. Our culture says … Continue reading

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Canadian Lutherans respond to Syrian refugee crisis with sponsorship and aid

The following report was released by Canadian Lutheran World Relief: As the conflict enters into fifth year people growing increasingly desperate, need for assistance heightens A heartbreaking photo of a little boy, Aylan Kurdi, who drowned when the boat he … Continue reading

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