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Europe

The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light!

Monday, November 29, 2021

When the Soviet Union fell 30 years ago, doors opened to telling generations of atheists about the newborn Savior. Rev. Leif Camp first went to Russia as a volunteer missionary from 1995-1997, then was called as a missionary to the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia (ELCIR) in 2000. Here, he describes what life … Read More

Those dark nights were illuminated with the glory of heaven

Monday, November 29, 2021

It did not matter whether winter was snowy or not. Back in the 1970s, Christmas could be white or rainy, and yet it was still Christmas in the western parts of Ukraine. It was also quite different from celebrations that we have now. The USSR was not just an atheistic country. The Soviet government declared … Read More

Luther returns to Rome… LHF Begins Work in Italy

Friday, July 23, 2021

For where two or three gather in My name, there am I with them. – Matthew 18:20 In most parts of the United States, finding a Lutheran church to join can be taken for granted. But imagine living where the only places to worship are high Roman Catholic cathedrals and the Kingdom Halls of the … Read More

I ask God to allow me to sing my faith in Christ

Thursday, December 10, 2020

What is Christmas without the beloved hymns of our faith…“Silent Night,” “Joy to the World,” “Away In a Manger,” and of course Mary’s “Magnificat”? Yet, many Spanish-speaking churches around the world either have no hymnals, or those that they do have are very worn or incomplete. Thanks to the faithful support of countless LHF donors … Read More

Church planter needs dogmatics books in Polish

Monday, August 31, 2020

Hi LHF, I am a seminary student and missionary in Gdańsk, Poland. I am in the process of planting a confessional Presbyterian Church in Gdańsk. A copy of Christian Dogmatics by John Theodore Mueller in Polish would be very helpful in my ministry. Soli Deo gloria, Michał Sylwestrowicz