Month: September 2018

River of Life Makes Big Splash in Poland

Monday, September 17, 2018

This summer, a Lutheran school teacher, a military supply chain manager and a 12-year-old girl and her father shared the Gospel with children in Poland using LHF’s “River of Life” VBS curriculum. For the past 10 years, the LCMS Office of International Ministry (OIM) has coordinated short-term mission volunteers to run summertime English as a … Read More

God’s Word: the Best Weapon to Combat Witchcraft

Monday, September 17, 2018

by LCMS missionary Michael Ritzman You may have heard about the Day of Repentance worship service we had in Papua New Guinea (PNG) on Aug. 27. If not, then briefly, the day is a government holiday, but we missionaries decided to use this opportunity to gather bishops, pastors, evangelists and anyone else who wanted to … Read More

Japanese woman needs Catechism in her language

Monday, September 17, 2018

Dear LHF, Thank you for your work! I am presently teaching the faith to a young Japanese woman, however, language is a measurable barrier. I have heard of your work with the Japanese translation of Luther’s Small Catechism and am excited about the potential it offers for situations like my present. Is this a resource … Read More

Church needs A Child’s Garden for Halloween giveaway

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Dear LHF, Every year our church throws a large community Trunk or Treat for Halloween. We are located in El Cajon, CA., which is the second largest Arabic speaking community in the US and has a majority immigrant and refugee population. I was wondering if it would be possible to get a large number of … Read More

Spanish-speaking family needs to learn the Catechism

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Dear LHF, We have a new family that only speaks Spanish and I have someone who wants to take them through the Catechism.  By chance do you have material that would work to take adults through the Catechism? Thanks! Pastor Mark H. Michigan