Month: May 2017

Albania: Extended interview with Rev. Jimmy Svenfelt 

Monday, May 1, 2017

Rev. Jimmy Svenfelt, a young Lutheran pastor from Finland, has been called to share the Gospel in Albania, a tiny European country just north of Greece. To assist the growth of a new Lutheran church in Albania, LHF recently published Luther’s Small Catechism in the Albanian language. What is your personal background? What brought you … Read More

Ethiopia: A Child’s Garden of Bible Stories published

Monday, May 1, 2017

It’s time for religion class, and a Lutheran school teacher walks into her classroom of 50 first graders. As she meets their expectant gazes, she sighs with frustration. How to teach them? She has no books, no materials. She’s out of ideas. For the past decade, the scenario described above has been all too common … Read More

Arabic Bible storybook now available

Monday, May 1, 2017

More than 420 million people worldwide speak Arabic, and not surprisingly, many of those Arabic-speakers are Muslim. But what might be surprising is how few Christian – and more specifically, Lutheran – resources exist for sharing the Gospel with Arabic-speakers. Now, thanks to LHF’s partnership with Lutheran Hour Ministries (LHM) and the Michigan and Carolinas LWMLs, a … Read More