Archive

Year: 2019

LHF begins work in a new region of the world: Eritrea

Thursday, August 1, 2019

Less than 400 miles up the coast from Somalia in east Africa, there is a small country called Eritrea. Though there is much greater freedom of religion in Eritrea than in Somalia (half the population is Christian, and the other half Sunni Muslim), Eritreans are leaving their country in droves. At a rate of 3,000 … Read More

In Somalia, Books Go Where Missionaries Cannot

Wednesday, July 31, 2019

Somalia, in northeast Africa, is one of the world’s most dangerous places to be a Christian. Over 99 percent of the country’s population identifies as Muslim, and it’s not hard to see why. Sharia law is enshrined in Somalia’s constitution, and anyone who expresses doubt about Islam or even curiosity about another religion faces intense … Read More

Chinese Seminary Needs Catechisms

Monday, July 15, 2019

Dear LHF, This message is from the China Lutheran Seminary in Hsinchu, Taiwan. I would like to request 20 volumes of Small Catechism with Explanation for our associates morning devotion to study. Thank you! Anna

Mission Trip Needs Spanish Bible Storybooks

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Dear LHF, Please send me 5 copies of A Child’s Garden of Bible Stories (Spanish). We are going on a mission trip to Guatemala July 20th and would like to give the orphanage we are serving at copies. Thanks, Darlene L.

Woman needs Small Catechisms

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Greetings! We are interested in seeing if you have Luther’s Small Catechism available in the Vietnamese and Korean languages. Great if you can please let us know. Thanks much. Joy W.