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Russia

Fire damages Russian warehouse

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

A late-August fire at a storage facility in Martyshkino, Russia has partially destroyed LHF’s supply of Russian-language Lutheran books housed there. “According to neighbors, about 20-30 youth were goofing around the area about a half-hour before the fire. The fire was started accidentally by [those] youth drinking and smoking on the wooden stairs of the … Read More

Rev. James Fandrey’s Eurasian Tour

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

May 2012 – Over the course of 18 days in April and May, LHF’s former executive director, Rev. James Fandrey*, traveled the world to help distribute books to men, women and children seeking to know more about Jesus Christ. “It was very exciting – and such a gift from God! – to see with my … Read More

New Distribution Channels Open in Russia

Sunday, January 1, 2012

January 2012 – Twenty years ago, Rev. Robert Rahn was excitedly brainstorming ways to take advantage of an incredible opportunity that had arisen. Communism had fallen in Soviet Russia, and for the first time in generations, doors were opening to sharing the Gospel with people behind the Soviet bloc. Thus the Lutheran Heritage Foundation was … Read More