Category Archives: Cross cultural

Pass the Eyeballs, Please!

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to live in another culture, especially one contrasting your own in almost every way? Ever imagined the new sights, sounds, tastes and ways of relating you would encounter on a daily … Continue reading

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Overcoming the Language Barrier to Share the Gospel

In every Canadian province or territory, in every city, there are people for whom English or French isn’t their first language. According to the most recent census information, the foreign born population in Canada surged to a reported 6.8 million people.  … Continue reading

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Making an Impact in Asia Pacific

The following video tells how God is working through Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) career missionary the Rev. Joel Scheiwe and his wife, Iantha, a career humanitarian worker. Joel shares about joys of the collaborative outreach of the Lutheran Church—Hong Kong … Continue reading

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July 2 is the Registration Deadline for Reach Out Canada!

Are you still wondering what to do with some of your summer vacation?  Are you passionate about sharing God’s Gospel with people who do not yet believe in Jesus as their Saviour?  If you answered “Yes!” to these two questions … Continue reading

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The Church in a Post-Church Context – Dr. Robert Newton (Part 1)

The Post-Church context is a complex combination of the previous two [pre-church and churched context]. In short: The larger community around the Church has become increasingly unchurched, more and more reflecting a Pre-Church context of ministry. At the same point, … Continue reading

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Serve Together in God’s Mission — 2013 Volunteer Opportunities

Lutheran Hour Ministries provides many short-term mission trip opportunties.  In 2013, they are planning to send teams to: Cambodia (Medical) Cameroon (Women’s Ministry) Ethiopia (Outreach wokshop) India (Construction) Ghana (Construction) Indonesia (English Language Project) Jamaica (Construction) Korea (Bible Camp) Malawi … Continue reading

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Mission Work: The Lutheran Way – What is the MISSION?

The following thoughts are reproduced from an article by Eugene W. Bunkowske in Missio Apostolica (Vol. III, No. 2, 1995).  Check out the Lutheran Society for Missiology website.  Among many resources, you will find the most recent copy of Missio … Continue reading

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New Missionary Launch to Singapore: Meet Missionary Thomas Chryst of the Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod

Please pray for missionary Chryst and his family as they raise financial support and make plans to move to Singapore in order to help the Christian church that is already in Singapore share the Gospel with those who do not … Continue reading

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Missions Fest Alberta 2013 – Reaching a World in Crisis

If you live in Alberta, Canada you  are invited to attend Missions Fest 2013 which will be held at the Shaw Conference Centre in Edmonton.  This Evangelical conference is scheduled for February 22-24.  Registration is FREE. For information: www.mfest.ab.ca. This … Continue reading

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Mission Work: The Lutheran Way

The following thoughts are reproduced from an article by Eugene W. Bunkowske in Missio Apostolica (Vol. III, No. 2, 1995).  Check out the Lutheran Society for Missiology website.  Among many resources, you will find the most recent copy of Missio … Continue reading

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