Month: March 2018

Chinese visitors to a church need Luther’s Catechism

Thursday, March 29, 2018

Greetings LHF! I have two individuals attending my church who are from China. They want to learn more about the Lutheran faith and I was wondering if I could receive two of Luther’s Small Catechism in Mandarin Chinese. Do you have any copies available? Thanks! Pastor Drew G. Michigan

Swahili books needed for evangelism

Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Dear LHF, In my recent visit to Mwanza, a GLO missionary indicated his interest in obtaining copies of the Book of Concord in Swahili for pastoral care as well as for evangelist students.I would like to also ask about Luther’s Small Catechism and God’s No and God’s Yes, as those could be of potential need/interest. … Read More

Translator Spotlight: Ex-Muslim spreads Gospel through catechism

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

As a teen, Hesham Shehab took his gun and prowled the streets of Lebanon by night, stalking his Christian enemies. Today, he is a Lutheran pastor and translator/editor for LHF’s Arabic materials. It’s an amazing story of God’s ability to transform a dark soul. In 1960, Rev. Shehab was born to a Lebanese Muslim family … Read More

The Holy Spirit works through the Small Catechism in Haiti

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

For over 15 years, Sue Gross has led the Haitian Lutheran Mission Project (HLMP) in its many short-term mission trips to Haiti, where they have provided a great deal of physical care for the people, including eyeglasses and meals for Lutheran school children. Then one day, Sue had an epiphany. “Our mission society had been … Read More

Thanks from the Del Institute of Technology

Monday, March 19, 2018

In today’s morning mailbox…a word of thanks from Indonesia for LHF’s Bahasa translation of the Small Catechism. Your prayers and support help this happen! “Good morning. By this email, I am represented Del Institute Of Technology especially Engineering Management 2016 would like to thank for giving the free books for us so that it can … Read More