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LHF Christmas Ornaments

Nov 7, 2023 Comments Off on LHF Christmas Ornaments
June 23 @ 3:56 am

Your Giving Tree can point the way to Jesus Every day, LHF receives far more requests for the books of our Lutheran faith, translated into the languages of the people, than we can answer. This Christmas season, there are a variety of projects still awaiting funding to print. Pass Along…

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Reuniting families in Kenya

Sep 27, 2023 Comments Off on Reuniting families in Kenya
June 23 @ 3:56 am

Night was falling, and young Kitwana was nervous. Where would he sleep tonight, his first night on his own? He rubbed his eyes, recalling the ugly scene where his mother’s new husband pushed him out of the house. If only his father hadn’t died…A few miles away, 12-year-old Baraka huddled…

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Convention Connections

Sep 27, 2023 Comments Off on Convention Connections
June 23 @ 3:56 am

What an uplifting experience the national LWML and LCMS conventions were this summer! Many, many connections were made with LHF’s faithful supporters, LCMS leadership and international church partners. Check out some of the visitors to LHF’s exhibit booths below:

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Kids’ Offerings Provide Bible Storybooks in War-Torn Ukraine

Jul 28, 2023 Comments Off on Kids’ Offerings Provide Bible Storybooks in War-Torn Ukraine
June 23 @ 3:56 am

Throughout the 2022-2023 school year, the students’ mission offerings added up. Fifty cents here, a few dollars there… and soon the gifts from dozens of LCMS day schools and Sunday schools from across the United States became enough to print 3,000 copies of the Ukrainian A Child’s Garden of Bible…

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Transforming Kids’ Lives in Vietnam

Jul 28, 2023 Comments Off on Transforming Kids’ Lives in Vietnam
June 23 @ 3:56 am

In Vietnam (where more than 85% of the people say they have no religion), a Lutheran volunteer named Mr. Ten is taking LHF books to children and teens in the highlands, Mr. Ten writes: “Thank God for this opportunity to serve Him! I would like to say thank you to…

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Teaching Translators in Sierra Leone

Jul 28, 2023 Comments Off on Teaching Translators in Sierra Leone
June 23 @ 3:56 am

LHF translation work isn’t simple. Aside from knowing basic vocabulary and grammar, translators need to thoroughly understand the Lutheran meaning and teaching behind the theological terms. Even more challenging, when in a country where Lutheranism is new to the people, translators may need to create new vocabulary for Christian concepts…

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“This seminar put our spirit on fire!”

Jul 28, 2023 Comments Off on “This seminar put our spirit on fire!”
June 23 @ 3:56 am

Dear brethren at LHF, It is with great joy and pleasure for me to write and express my sincere thanks and appreciation to this great and wonderful organization. We held a wonderful three-day seminar from May 16-18 with Rev. Dr. Dinku Bato and Rev. Mark Moss [from LHF]. This seminar…

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Proclaiming Jesus to the Mayans

Jun 1, 2023 Comments Off on Proclaiming Jesus to the Mayans
June 23 @ 3:56 am

Did you know there are still hundreds of thousands of Mayan people in Mexico and the United States? They need to hear the Word spoken in Mayan. LHF is here to help with “Jesus Never Fails.”

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LHF to Print New French Hymnal for Africa and Haiti

Jun 1, 2023 Comments Off on LHF to Print New French Hymnal for Africa and Haiti
June 23 @ 3:56 am

More than 97 million people in 29 countries speak French as their first language and have established Lutheran churches. What they don’t have is a common Lutheran hymnal – until now!

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Lutherans in Sudan Flee Fierce Fighting

Jun 1, 2023 Comments Off on Lutherans in Sudan Flee Fierce Fighting
June 23 @ 3:56 am

As two rival generals vie for control in Sudan, war has broken out in the capital city of Khartoum. Hundreds are dead, and church members need prayers for protection.

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