Mozambique: Building up a Lutheran Church

Wednesday, January 19, 2022

Rev. Abel Sifa (pictured above), LHF translator and a pastor in the Christian Lutheran Church of Concord in Mozambique (ICCM), reports that LHF’s Small Catechism in the Sena language is making a big impact in his part of Africa: “We thank God for the Lutheran Heritage Foundation for being our visionary and tireless partner, chosen … Read More

In Mozambique: A Translator Comes to Faith

Thursday, October 5, 2017

By Rev. Dr. Carlos Winterle Missionary to Mozambique from the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Brazil Mozambique people are bound to their fears and sins by their traditional religions (ancestors’ cult) and also by Pentecostal churches. But now the peace and freedom by grace through faith in Jesus that Luther experienced in the 16th century are … Read More

Catechism provides foundation for growth of Mozambique churches

Monday, August 1, 2016

Rev. Carlos Winterle remembers well a Sunday morning when he was the visiting pastor at a congregation in Mozambique (a country on the east coast of Africa, just above South Africa). Like the worshippers in the pews, Rev. Winterle had seen the large advertisement for a local witch doctor, who promised health and healing. As … Read More