Category Archives: World Missions

Online Mission Trips is now Gospel Adventures! from Lutheran Hour Ministries

What is Gospel Adventures? Much of the church’s enthusiasm today for evangelism and mission involvement is fueled by opportunities for “hands-on” service and learning with Christians around the world. Parishioners travel across the globe to meet, work with, and witness … Continue reading

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30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World — May 15-June 14, 2018

You are invited to spend the next month praying for your Muslim neighbour, friend, family member, co-worker and classmate. 30 Days of Prayer is an annual worldwide call for prayer for Muslims.  There is an unprecedented number of Muslims who … Continue reading

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Are You Planning A Short-term Mission Trip? Have You Purchased Travel Insurance for Your Team?

As you make plans to send a team on a short-term mission trip, have you purchased travel and liability insurance?  If not, you should talk with the insurance provider for your congregation. If your congregation is a member of the … Continue reading

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Help Send Two Instructors to Rwanda to Provide Theological Education and Training for Rwandan Church Workers

Beth Ammi Christian Fellowship Church has invited Lutheran Church – Canada to help them train pastors, elders, and deacons/deaconesses through theological education and mentorship. Concordia Lutheran Mission Society has set up a special opportunity for you to make a financial … Continue reading

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Pray for and Support the Lutheran Bible Translastor’s Missionary Work of Rev. David and Valerie Federwitz

Missionaries Rev. David and Valerie Federwitz have been serving in Africa since 2003. David’s focus is to help people to read and use the Holy Scripture in their own languages. He worked in Ghana with Komba-speaking people to develop a … Continue reading

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What’s the Purpose of Your Existence as a Person … as a Christian Church?

Have you seen the TED talk featuring Simon Sinnek, “Start with Why: How Great Leaders Inspire Every One to Take Action”? His point is that businesses/organizations need to be clear about the “Why” if they hope to grow their company, … Continue reading

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Rwanda: A Country Undergoing Healing

In 1994, Rwanda experienced a genocide. In one hundred days, one million Rwandans (mostly Tutsis and some moderate Hutus) were slaughtered by Hutus. Almost two and half decades later, Rwandans are still impacted by the fallout of the genocide in … Continue reading

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Lutheran Bible Translators Serving in Cameroon

There are two missionary families serving as Lutheran Bible Translators in Cameroon. Rev. Mike and Kara Kuhn have been Lutheran Bible Translators of Canada (LBTC) missionaries since 2012. The Kuhns come to LBTC from Calgary, where Pastor Mike was serving … Continue reading

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Retreating with Lutheran Bible Translators in Cameroon — What a Privilege!

I was privileged to travel to Cameroon to be the Bible study leader for missionaries serving in West African countries for Lutheran Bible Translators. The retreat was five days and there were forty people that attended. The LBT(C) missionaries are … Continue reading

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God Carries Out His Mission Through Global Migration — Dr. Douglas Rutt

Dr. Douglas Rutt, the director of International Ministries for Lutheran Hour Ministries writes in an article, “God Carries Out His Mission Through Global Migration” (The Lutheran Layman, November-December 2017 p. 16), ‘Migration’ in many ways defines the 21st Century. A … Continue reading

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