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Immigrant

“This is how God is going to speak to people!”

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Watching the terrifying scenes from Afghanistan unfolding, Yvette began to mentally prepare. Soon there would be a flood of Afghan families arriving in her area, and she needed to be ready to speak their language. So she contacted the Lutheran Heritage Foundation. As the Washington D.C. area director of a Christian mission organization – one … Read More

Uniting the Ethiopian Lutheran Diaspora

Monday, May 17, 2021

diaspora /dahy-as-per-uh/ noun: any group that has been dispersed outside its traditional homeland Have you noticed African immigrants in your community? Do you know where they came from? And most importantly, do you know whether they know Jesus Christ? One large group of immigrants in America have traveled here from Ethiopia, a country of about … Read More

Books Needed to Share Gospel with Vietnamese Friends

Monday, April 5, 2021

Hello, I am looking for books in Vietnamese. My husband and I have become good friends with the owner of a restaurant in our area who has been in the United States for 30 years. He and his wife are not Christian. We don’t know if they practice any religion. What books do you have … Read More

District LWML Grants Share Gospel With Immigrants

Friday, January 22, 2021

The United States has always welcomed people from around the world to her shores. “While these immigrants and refugees come for a new life in a new country, we also recognize that many of them need one more thing: a new life in Christ,” said Rev. Matthew Heise, LHF executive director. In 2020, a dozen … Read More

Coming to Faith in an I.C.E. Detention Center

Friday, March 20, 2020

“’I was in prison, and you came to me.’ Then the righteous will answer him, saying, ‘Lord, when did we see you…in prison and visit you?’ and the King will answer them, ‘Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.’” … Read More