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Year: 2015

LHF materials distributed at Thai eyeglass clinic

Sunday, March 1, 2015

“For my eyes have seen Your salvation, which You have prepared in the sight of all people, a light for revelation to the Gentiles…” Luke 2:30-32 In the northern province of Nong Khai in Thailand, more than 800 people came to an eyeglass clinic sponsored by Lutheran Hour Ministries (LHM), hoping that the medical staff and … Read More

Vietnamese children receive Child’s Garden of Bible Stories

Sunday, March 1, 2015

March 2015 – Two thousand Bible storybooks, gone in less than two months. No, not stolen or destroyed. Instead, children and parents in Vietnam were so excited to find A Child’s Garden of Bible Stories in their own language that the books were all quickly claimed by families wanting to learn more about Jesus. For many Vietnamese … Read More

LHF translator continues work in Muslim-dominated camp

Thursday, January 1, 2015

Okach Omot Opiew lives with his wife and young children in the Dadaab Refugee Camp, located in Kenya near the Somalia border. Dadaab recently made U.S. headlines when members of Al Shabaab, al Qaeda’s affiliate in Somalia, opened fire on non-Muslims living in the camp. Unfortunately, such shootings aren’t out of the norm in Dadaab, … Read More

CLIHM seminary classes resume in South Sudan

Thursday, January 1, 2015

January 2015 – Halfway around the world, on a warm and sunny January day, eleven men returned from vicarage to begin their fourth year of seminary studies at Concordia Lutheran Institute for the Holy Ministry (CLIHM) in Yambio, South Sudan. Carved out of the jungle, the seminary is a beacon of hope to the people of … Read More

Sunday school materials for southeast Asia go into testing

Thursday, January 1, 2015

January 2015 – Imagine trying to teach a class with only one small textbook. There is no instructor’s manual, no teacher’s notes…and it’s a subject you don’t know a lot about. How well could you teach your students? Could you answer their questions? This is the situation faced by Sunday school teachers throughout Southeast Asia. Many … Read More