Category Archives: The Canadian Lutheran

Hands of Mercy: A Christian Reflection on Euthanasia and Physician Assisted Suicide

Physician assisted suicide and euthanasia is being debated in Canada. In fact, about one month ago, the provincial legislature in Quebec passed Bill 52 which legalizes assisted suicide and euthanasia in the province under a law that resembles closely the … Continue reading

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Sharing the Christian Faith in Turkey: An Interview with a Pastor of the Istanbul Lutheran Church

The Canadian Lutheran (Sept/Oct 2013) has an interesting interview with Rev. Ville Typpö who is a pastor in the Istanbul Lutheran Church. Rev. Typpo traces the history of the Lutheran Church’s presence in Turkey back to 1709. Reflecting on the decline … Continue reading

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Planning Your Summer Vacation???

Okay, maybe you are thinking, “Who’s thinking of summer vacation when Advent and Christmas is less than a month away?”  Well, maybe instead of dreaming of a white Christmas, you are daydreaming of a sunny summer vacation. When planning your … Continue reading

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The Missionary Luther

The Canadian Lutheran features an article on Martin Luther as missionary.  Here’s an excerpt from the article written by Glenn Schaeffer (who happens to be the blogger of “Go!”):  John Warwick Montgomery, writing almost 40 years ago, says, “A current … Continue reading

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