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Thai

Reformation Embraced by Thousands in Thailand

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Over 2,000 people attended Lutheran Reformation celebrations held this past November in Thailand and Cambodia – a significant event given that these Southeast Asian countries are less than one percent Christian. Organized by LHF’s coordinator for Southeast Asian projects Rev. Ted NaThalang and Rev. Niran Temsakun (another pastor in the Thailand Concordia Lutheran Church), Christians … Read More

25 Years in Mission: Asia

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Thailand Rev. Ted Na Thalang LHF Coordinator for Southeast Asian projects In general, it’s part of Thai culture that to be a good Thai, you have to be a Buddhist. Growing up in Thailand, I was taught to appease the spirits and try to do good works so good things would happen to me. Thai … Read More

Thai teens gather for Catechism and fun

Sunday, May 1, 2016

It may be a universal experience for teenagers to feel different from everyone around them. But this is particularly true for Lutheran teens in Buddhist Thailand, where only 1 person in 35,000 shares their faith. That’s why the youth gathering of the Concordia Lutheran Church in Thailand (CLCT) in May was particularly important to 60 … Read More

LHF materials distributed at Thai eyeglass clinic

Sunday, March 1, 2015

“For my eyes have seen Your salvation, which You have prepared in the sight of all people, a light for revelation to the Gentiles…” Luke 2:30-32 In the northern province of Nong Khai in Thailand, more than 800 people came to an eyeglass clinic sponsored by Lutheran Hour Ministries (LHM), hoping that the medical staff and … Read More