Gospel Brings Comfort to Persecuted Kachin Families

Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Imagine mortar shells exploding around your hometown. The screams of women and children being attacked fill your ears; you and your family must flee – now! – or you’ll be killed. Your elderly grandmother urges you to leave her behind, but you cannot bring yourself to leave her for dead. So your family throws together … Read More

In Burma, “I Love Jesus and Worry for Lost Souls”

Monday, May 14, 2018

My name is Thuza.* I was born in Myanmar (sometimes known as Burma), Southeast Asia, nearly 40 years ago. I grew up in Mandalay, the ancient capital city. My father, who has now passed away, was a Christian pastor and my mother is a minister, too. During our lives, we have encountered many difficulties and … Read More

Conference in Burma Brings Many to Lutheran Faith

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

September 2012 – It was a long way for many of the conference participants to come. Though some had traveled on top of a bus for 3 days and 2 nights to get to Yangon, a large city in Burma (also called Myanmar), the spiritual journey they were about to take was even more intense. … Read More