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Europe

In Georgia: LHF Books Help Revive Church Destroyed by Communism

Thursday, October 5, 2017

by Ruslan Tsintsadze “We are praising God for the Lutheran Heritage Foundation, because the Republic of Georgia is a post-Soviet country where atheism ruled for seven decades. Historically, we as a nation were Christians since the 4th century; we kept the faith until 1921 when the Red Army entered Georgia. For exactly 70 years we … Read More

Denmark: God’s Word for Muslim Immigrants

Thursday, September 28, 2017

by Rev. Knud Skov Lutheran pastor in Denmark As waves of refugees and migrants came in 2015, there were hundreds of Iranians and Syrians in Denmark. The Iranians (former Shia Muslims) were seeking Christian fellowship, and some of them came into our Lutheran churches. Now lately Syrians and Africans (Somali, Sudanese and from the Berber … Read More

LHF founder looks back at 25 years in mission

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

“I’m here to raise a banner for the Lord, and I’m looking for people who will stand with us on the truth of Scripture.” “It’s not something I talk about very much, but as I look back on it, it’s clear that the Lord had a path arranged for the Lutheran Heritage Foundation from the … Read More

LHF in Ukraine: “We wanted Luther to speak Ukrainian!”

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Rev. Dr. V’yacheslav Horpynchuk Bishop, Ukrainian Lutheran Church The collapse of the atheistic Soviet Union was the first great miracle of God that I had the privilege to witness. The resurrection of the Ukrainian Lutheran Church was the second great miracle. For these miracles I continue to thank our Lord. After the fall of the … Read More

Albania: Extended interview with Rev. Jimmy Svenfelt 

Monday, May 1, 2017

Rev. Jimmy Svenfelt, a young Lutheran pastor from Finland, has been called to share the Gospel in Albania, a tiny European country just north of Greece. To assist the growth of a new Lutheran church in Albania, LHF recently published Luther’s Small Catechism in the Albanian language. What is your personal background? What brought you … Read More