Category Archives: World Missions

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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Christ’s Death is of No Avail to Us if the Word of God is Absent — Martin Luther

“Christ on the cross and all his suffering and his death do not avail, even if, as you teach, they are ‘acknowledged and meditated upon’ with the utmost ‘passion, ardor, heartfeltness.’ Something else must always be there. What is it?¬† … Continue reading

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Concordia Lutheran Mission Society Supports Mission and Ministry in Ukraine

In a recent news release, Concordia Lutheran Mission Society reported: This summer one of our board members, Pastor Roland Syens, had the opportunity to visit our brothers and sisters in Ukraine. What a blessing to be able to have his … Continue reading

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Canadian Lutheran World Relief Sunday — Materials Available Online

The CLWR Sunday 2017 theme is “Our Common Humanity”, which highlights our commonality as God’s children as we seek out ways we can work towards a world where people live in justice, peace and dignity. This year, Rev. Ted Giese, … Continue reading

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World Lutheran Deaf Outreach is Heading to Latvia

Rev. Dr. John Reinke is on his way to Latvia! He will be working to help train others who want to share Jesus with deaf people in Europe. Please keep Pastor Reinke in your prayers. To learn more about World … Continue reading

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Online Mission Trip 2018: Cambodia — It’s Time to Register!

Lutheran Hour Ministries is excited to announce that the southeast Asian nation of Cambodia is the destination of its seventh annual international Online Mission Trip. The “trip” to Cambodia will be available to Lutheran schools across North America beginning January … Continue reading

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Lutheran Mission Matters — A Journal Worth Reading

The current issue of Lutheran Mission Matters presents a variety of viewpoints on contextualization. The authors include Lutheran Missionaries who served at the grassroots nationally and worldwide. They include well experienced theological educators, mission executives, area directors, practitioners and mission … Continue reading

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Voice of Christ Media Ministries — Reach Iranian Muslims for Christ

Voice of Christ Media Ministries serves Iranians and other Persian-speaking people in many countries by bringing them into a life-changing encounter with the living Christ through the internet, satellite radio, AM broadcasts, Facebook, YouTube, and other media. We love Persians … Continue reading

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The Haiti Lutheran Mission Society — An Update

For more than thirty years the Haiti Lutheran Mission Society has been working to help the people of Haiti.¬† The Lutheran Church of Haiti has grown, with thousands of members who have joyfully received¬† God’s gift of faith through Holy … Continue reading

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What Does the Future Hold for Bible Translation and Literacy? — Rev. Dr. Jim Keller (Director of Lutheran Bible Translators of Canada)

The following excerpts are from an article written by Dr. Keller in the Messenger (Volume 44, Number 1, Fall 2016): Scripture translation has been going on around the globe since the time our Lord walked among us, and despite this, … Continue reading

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