Category Archives: Lutheran Church of Nicaragua

You Care for Communities in Nicaragua

Canadian Lutheran World Relief reports in CLWR News Brief (May/June 2015): Our generous We Care donors have made it possible to send almost $200,000 worth of quilts, kits and more to Iglesia Luterano Sínodo de Nicaragua. These shipments support the … Continue reading

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Martin Luther as Missionary

This paper has been published previously on “Go!” But, I have had requests to publish it again. Over the next number of Mondays, an adapted version of a paper I presented on Martin Luther will be posted.  The topic of … Continue reading

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The Changing Face of World Lutheranism

For the past two weeks, an article by Dr. Douglas Rutt, “Martin Luthers’s Platzregen in Action: The Changing Face of Global Christianity” in the Concordia Journal (Summer 2014 pages 225-238) has been featured in “Go!”  Dr. Rutt has described the … Continue reading

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Pray for the People of Nicaragua

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Check out the Debut Issue of the Journal of Lutheran Mission

If you are interested in reflecting on the work of Christ through His Church globally from a Lutheran perspective, you will want to check out the debut issue of the Journal of Lutheran Mission.  The debut issue of the journal features papers … Continue reading

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God’s Word Moves Us to Speak — Martin Luther

There is a vital connection between missionary proclamation and the power of God’s Word.  God does not simply “zap” Christians with faith apart from the means of grace; nor does God transport Christians from place to place via a “Star … Continue reading

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“I send you into the world as My Father Sent Me” — Jesus

Martin Luther reminds us that Jesus calls and sends all His followers as His missionary people so that other people may come to believe in Him. The Lord wants to say: You have received enough from Me – peace and joy and … Continue reading

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The Greatest Work of a Follower of Christ? “With My Mouth Confessing Christ so that Others Might Believe” (Martin Luther)

Martin Luther says the first priority of a follower of Christ is to speak of our Saviour to other people so that they might come to saving faith in Jesus Christ: Nothing but faith is needed to be saved, to give God … Continue reading

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Preach Them into Hell Before You Preach Them Into Heaven!

I see preachers kneeling in the starting blocks preparing for a mad dash.   “Get ready, get set,…”  Here are some timely words from C.F.W. Walther, a seasoned preaching practitioner, as you prepare to undertake the Holy Week preaching task! We must … Continue reading

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Nicaraguan Communities Benefit from Your Support

Canadian Lutheran World Relief, working in partnership with Lutheran Church — Canada, is working with Lutheran congregations in Nicaragua to improve the living conditions of children and adults in some of the poorest communities in Nicaragua.  In the March 2014 CLWR … Continue reading

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