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Nebraska Teacher Creates Art for Missions

Saturday, January 1, 2011

January 2011 – It takes lots of little pieces for Bill Wolfram’s artwork to come together. When the retired Concordia – Seward art teacher completes a chancel cross for a church, only the most discerning eye would spot the hundreds and hundreds of 3/4” dowel pieces that went into the finished mosaic. It’s quite a process. … Read More

Large Catechism Translated into Efik Language for Nigeria

Saturday, January 1, 2011

January 2011 – “The common people, especially in the villages, have no knowledge whatever of Christian doctrine…yet, everyone says that they are Christian, have been baptized and received Holy Sacraments, even though they cannot even recite the Lord’s Prayer or the Creed or the Ten Commandments…” Though written centuries ago in Germany, these words of Martin … Read More

Seminary Graduate Brings New Catechisms to Ghana

Saturday, January 1, 2011

January 2011 – Nicholas Salifu graduated from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Mo. this fall with a definite plan in mind: “I have asked the Lord to help me bring the Gospel to people, to train more leaders, do translation, do literacy and plant churches,” Salifu said. God has answered his prayer.  Just a few months … Read More