Category Archives: Social Ministry

Looking for Last Minute Christmas Gifts?

Why not consider a Gift from the Heart? The items in the Canadian Lutheran World Relief catalogue symbolize the development and relief work Canadian Lutherans support overseas. Honour your loved ones with a gift that changes lives! Please click here to see … Continue reading

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Four Ways to Serve This Christmas Season (That Helps All Year Long)

Verge shared an article by For The City Network in which they discuss how Christian service can have an impact now, and all year long.  The four acts of service they recommend are: 1. Providing a Christmas for foster care children and families … Continue reading

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Call for Support for Iraq Humanitarian Crisis

Canadian Lutheran World Relief continues to support the needs of Iraqi Christians living in refugee camps. The Canadian Lutheran World News Brief (October 2014) reports: Maryam is an Iraqi Christian sheltering at a church in Jordan, where she’s receiving support from Lutheran World Federation. She … Continue reading

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Canadian Lutheran World Relief Responds to the Ebola Outbreak

Canadian Lutheran World Relief is supporting their partner World Renew and the Christian Health Association of Liberia (CHAL) in their response to the Ebola outbreak in Liberia. Donations will help provide much-needed medicines and medical supplies to treat Ebola patients. CHAL has … Continue reading

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Your Support Sends Refugee Children to School

Do you want to do something constructive to help people living in refugee camps?  Canadian Lutheran World Relief has initiated a Back to School fundraising appeal. Education is critical for every child, yet funding for schools for refugees is often badly … Continue reading

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Start Your Own Life Team in Your Church

The following three videos will assist you to develop a Life Team in your congregation.  The videos address the questions: 1. What is a Life Team? 2. What does a Life Team Do? and 3. How can we build a … Continue reading

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Participate in the Servolution Revolution!

“Servolution” is a church revolution by serving people in your community. This movement is rumbling throughout the body of Christ – a revolutionary army of people ready to take up this mandate. “Servolutionists” are pursuing the lost, the forgotten, and … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day is Friday, June 20. What are you doing to recognise it?

Friday, June 20 is World Refugee Day. What are you planning to do to recognize the plight of refugees? Are you planning to have a Refugee Sunday? If so, you will want to utilize the Canadian Lutheran World Relief worship resources found at: Refugee Sunday. You might also … Continue reading

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World Refugee Day Worship Resources and Webinar

Canadian Lutheran World Relief (CLWR) is preparing worship resources and a webinar in preparatio for World Refugee Day. A news release from the CLWR News Brief reports: Helping refugees is part of CLWR’s DNA. After all, we were founded in … Continue reading

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Reserve Saturday, April 26, for the Second Men’s NetWork Work Day

On April 26 you can make a difference in somebody’s life. That’s the date for this year’s Men’s NetWork WORK DAY. The objective is simple: get guys everywhere to join in and give their communities and neighborhoods a helping hand, all on … Continue reading

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