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Month: October 2019

Illinois vicar needs Spanish Bibles

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Hello LHF, Thank you for all that you do in providing Lutheran resources for the sharing of God’s word! I was a LCMS GEO Missionary in Mexico and the Dominican Republic, and I have always appreciated the RVC Softcover Spanish Bible with Luther’s Small Catechism. Now I am a CTSFW Vicar working in Beardstown, IL … Read More

Missionary to Kenya needs Swahili books

Tuesday, October 29, 2019

Dear LHF, I am a called missionary of the LCMS. We anticipate deploying to Kenya, where I will teach at Neema Lutheran College Matongo. As we are completing support raising and preparing to go, we are also working on Kiswahili. It would be of great advantage to have two books as we prepare. Would it … Read More

LHF board of directors member educates African immigrants

Monday, October 7, 2019

Rev. Zerit Yohannes, a member of the LHF board of directors, is working with the LCMS Michigan District to help better educate pastors from Africa who have immigrated with their people to the United States. Before starting new lives in the United States, many of these pastors lived in refugee camps to escape civil war, … Read More

New translation in Nigeria

Monday, October 7, 2019

LHF is beginning work in a new language of Nigeria, Hausa. Hausa is spoken by about 67 million Nigerians, including Muslims in the northern region of the country. Translation will likely begin with an LHF publication called Guidelines for Sharing the Faith With Your Muslim Friend, as well as the Small Catechism. “The Hausa-speaking people are … Read More