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Year: 2020

I ask God to allow me to sing my faith in Christ

Thursday, December 10, 2020

What is Christmas without the beloved hymns of our faith…“Silent Night,” “Joy to the World,” “Away In a Manger,” and of course Mary’s “Magnificat”? Yet, many Spanish-speaking churches around the world either have no hymnals, or those that they do have are very worn or incomplete. Thanks to the faithful support of countless LHF donors … Read More

LHF Board of Directors President Passes Away

Monday, October 5, 2020

Richard Hallgren, a founding member of the Lutheran Heritage Foundation’s Board of Directors, has been called to his eternal reward. Hallgren, 91, had served as the president of LHF’s Board of Directors since its founding in 1992. “Richard’s footprints are deeply imbedded and clearly identifiable in the history of Lutheran Heritage Foundation,” said Rev. Robert … Read More

100 Years Later, LHF Follows Russian Bishop’s Trail

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Almost 100 years ago, Bishop Theophil Meyer of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Russia traveled across Siberia in order to reconnect with Lutherans that had fallen away from the Faith or were “sheep stolen” by Evangelical Baptist groups. The Bolshevik Revolution had wreaked havoc upon the land and the Church struggled mightily to respond to … Read More

In Tanzania, LHF Books Fight Against Islam and the Witch Doctor

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

IN TANZANIA, THERE ARE 2,000 PARISHIONERS FOR EVERY LUTHERAN PASTOR. Rev. Jonathan Clausing (left), LCMS missionary and theological educator, is helping to address that imbalance by training up new pastors at St. Peter Lutheran Seminary in Himo (Moshi), Tanzania. Whether teaching Luther’s Small Catechism to new seminary students or leading continuing education seminars for pastors … Read More