Month: July 2020

5 New Catechism Translations Delivered to East Africa

Jul 31, 2020 Comments Off on 5 New Catechism Translations Delivered to East Africa
February 25 @ 1:48 am

More than 40,000 copies of Luther’s Small Catechism, translated by LHF into 8 different languages, have arrived in Nairobi, Kenya for distribution throughout East Africa. For 5 of those groups, it is the first time they can read the catechism in their own language. “As a time-tested publication, Luther’s Small…

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Confirmand Sends Gospel to Nigeria

Jul 31, 2020 Comments Off on Confirmand Sends Gospel to Nigeria
February 25 @ 1:48 am

Faithful LHF supporter Beata Raedeke writes: “Chipper is 14. He is my great-grandson. My late husband and I assumed custody of him when he was two years old. “I was directly involved with Chipper’s confirmation instruction [at Mt. Olive Lutheran Church in Loveland, Colorado] for the past two years. Parents…

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Long-time Translator and Missionary to Africa Falls Asleep in Christ

Jul 8, 2020 Comments Off on Long-time Translator and Missionary to Africa Falls Asleep in Christ
February 25 @ 1:48 am

“I will not die but live, and will proclaim what the Lord has done.” Psalm 118:17 Today we honor the memory of Rev. Dr. Anssi Simojoki, who passed away yesterday at his home in Finland. He was 75. A respected theologian and pioneer in Lutheran missions in Africa, Rev. Simojoki…

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