We thank God for Concordia the Reformer Mercy Center, which has organized and facilitated several theological conferences across Latin America this year.
The first ever vacation Bible school was held last week in Palmar Arriba, Dominican Republic. Missionaries, pastors, deaconesses, seminarians and others assisted with stories about Bible heroes, crafts, and songs.
Thanks to Jamaica’s first OIM short-term team, DOWN came a wall in the sanctuary and UP went a drop ceiling in the apartment. Five individuals from Our Redeemer Lutheran Church in Wichita Falls, Texas, labored alongside local plumbers, electricians, and carpenters to bring the multifaceted vision for the building ever closer to reality.
On Trinity Sunday, seven new adult confirmands were brought into membership at Lamb of God Lutheran Church in Licey, Dominican Republic. Missionary Pastor Sergio Fritzler, from Argentina, serves the congregation part-time, in addition to his duties as a seminary professor at Concordia the Reformer Seminary. Recent seminary graduate, Yban Navarro, assisted with the service.
This new church in Liwonde will enable the community to have better place for worship and will also be used as place for the community.
Gretchen Trinklein joins the podcast today to discuss the differences in hospitality between the American Midwest and South Korea.
A story about Vicar Changlong Chen, the hope he found in the Gospel, and his desire to share it.
Dr. Martin Dicke, LCMS Missionary to Papua New Guinea shares story about ministry work in the Papaki circuit.
The Thailand Concordia Lutheran Church is celebrating the Reformation.
The Rev. Dr. Thomas Aadland serves communion to members of Gambella Lutheran Church in Kalobeyei, Kenya