Archive

Year: 2020

5 New Catechism Translations Delivered to East Africa

Friday, July 31, 2020

More than 40,000 copies of Luther’s Small Catechism, translated by LHF into 8 different languages, have arrived in Nairobi, Kenya for distribution throughout East Africa. For 5 of those groups, it is the first time they can read the catechism in their own language. “As a time-tested publication, Luther’s Small Catechism continues to teach, inspire … Read More

Confirmand Sends Gospel to Nigeria

Friday, July 31, 2020

Faithful LHF supporter Beata Raedeke writes: “Chipper is 14. He is my great-grandson. My late husband and I assumed custody of him when he was two years old. “I was directly involved with Chipper’s confirmation instruction [at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colorado] for the past two years. Parents are encouraged by Pastor Nierman … Read More

Chinese Family Needs Bible Explanation

Friday, July 24, 2020

Hi, LHF. I have been witnessing to a Chinese family who now lives in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. They were recently given a Bible. I noticed that you have a book available in Chinese called How to Read the Bible With Understanding by Rev. Lane Burgland. Is there any way I can get a copy of this … Read More

Long-time Translator and Missionary to Africa Falls Asleep in Christ

Wednesday, July 8, 2020

“I will not die but live, and will proclaim what the Lord has done.” Psalm 118:17 Today we honor the memory of Rev. Dr. Anssi Simojoki, who passed away yesterday at his home in Finland. He was 75. A respected theologian and pioneer in Lutheran missions in Africa, Rev. Simojoki was a former LHF translator … Read More

Detention Center Chaplain Needs Books to Distribute

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Remember Chaplain Cameron? His work distributing LHF materials in an ICE detention center in Louisiana was featured in the March 2020 Word at Work newsletter. Click here to read his story! Good morning, Previously LHF sent some material which has been utilized among a population of vast language diversity.  I am curious if you may … Read More