From the Field…by David Koenig, Missionary Emeritus

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Written on: Friday, 9th August 2019
In the CLC one of our chief goals in working in other countries is to train and help in training pastors. We have consistently worked with our sister churches in this area. Below you have a rundown on the progress in establishing and maintaining seminaries and Bible institutes for this formal training.Nigeria - The Lutheran Bible Institute was . . . read more
In the CLC one of our chief goals in working in other countries is to train and help in training pastors. We have consistently worked with our sister churches in this area. Below you have a rundown on the progress in establishing and maintaining seminaries and Bible institutes for this formal training.Nigeria – The Lutheran Bible Read More . . . read more

CLC Mission Opportunities Prayer List – August 2019

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Written on: Thursday, 1st August 2019
August 2019 Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run swiftly and be glorified, just as it is with you...2 Thessalonians 3:1 (NKJV)India – South India, where many of our brothers and sisters in Christ live, is again experiencing extremeheat and severe drought. Many of our brothers and sisters in Christ are . . . read more

Out of the mouth of infants…

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Written on: Wednesday, 24th July 2019
“Out of the mouth of infants and nursing babies you have prepared praise” – Matthew 21:16 Our church in the US often have a special service at the end of VBS where the children perform songs and recite Bible passages. Here in Lomé, Togo, they have a similar Sunday, but at the end of the (Sunday) school year. The children . . . read more
Just as at Pentecost we want all to hear in their own native languages of the wonderful work of God. On our website lutheranmissions.org we have a large amount of material in English. Beyond that we have material in twenty languages: Burmese, Chin, Chinese, Hmong, Efik, French, German, Hindi, Kisii, Korean, Mandarin, Nepali, Oriya, Russian, Read . . . read more

Rain Delay

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Written on: Thursday, 4th July 2019
Today durning class with the pastoral students we had a torrential rain. No big deal in the US, but when you are in a tin-roofed church, a heavy rain drowns out any class (you think the gym at ILC is bad during a storm!). When the rain started, the students moved up closer to the lecture and I moved closer to them and we tried shouting over the . . . read more

CLC Mission Opportunities Prayer List…July 2019

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Written on: Sunday, 30th June 2019
Finally, brethren, pray for us, that the word of the Lord may run swiftly and be glorified, just as it is with you...2 Thessalonians 3:1 (NKJV) 1.    India – South India, where many of our brothers and sisters in Christ live, is again experiencing extremeheat . . . read more

Pray for India…

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Written on: Friday, 28th June 2019
This post is adapted from a recent email newsletter sent out by Missionary David Koenig...The following comes from a recent report on India from the \"Voice of the Martyrs\"Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is leading a push to make India a purely Hindu nation, just won a second term. Under his first five-year term, Christians experienced an . . . read more

Connected!

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I finally got the new apartment wired for internet. I’ve had access on my phone, but it has been difficult to do much, especially since my hotspot wouldn’t work. But this past Wednesday Togo Telecom finally came and ran fibre to the apartment and installed the Nokia modem and I’m back on-line. We had been waiting on the . . . read more
The following is a recent report on India from the “Voice of the Martyrs”Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is leading a push to make India a purely Hindu nation, just won a second term. Under his first five-year term, Christians experienced an increase in persecution. More believers… were arrested on false charges of . . . read more

Missionaries with Journals:

Peter Evensen

Missionary Peter Evensen is currently serving as a resident missionary in Lomé, Togo, West Africa

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Michael Gurath

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Dave Koenig

Missionary David Koenig served his Lord for many years in numerous overseas locations including Nigeria and India. Now semi-retired he continues to serve with regular overseas trips to Myanmar.

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Nathanael Mayhew

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Todd Ohlmann

Missionary Ohlmann serves as the full-time visiting missionary for the Church of the Lutheran Confession.

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Matthew Ude

Pastor Matthew Ude serves as missionary in India, as well as periodically visiting Nepal and Nigeria.

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