From the Field – Bible Translation – June 2, 2017

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A friend in Germany, Terry, sent me this news article from the Orlando Sentinel. While we don’t support Wycliffe because of the unionism they practice, we do praise God that they are working to get the Word out. And as we celebrate Pentecost still we want everyone to hear in his own language about the Read More Read More

From the Field – Open Door Pt. 2 – May 23, 2017

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OUR LORD GIVES US AN EXAMPLE OF THE OPEN DOOR As we approach the Pentecost celebration on June 4th, let us remember the ‘open door’ through which we proceed both locally and beyond. In Jn. 4:7-42 we have an exciting drama. A soul hung in the balance. It is an incident out of every day Read More Read More

From the Field – the Open Door pt. 1 – May 8, 2017

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Open Door (part 1) The Open Door “And when they arrived, they gathered the church together and declared all that God had done with them, and how He had opened a door of faith to the Gentiles.” Acts 14:27 ​ What is an open door for mission work or outreach? In Rev. 3:8 we learn Read More Read More

Liberia – From the Field – April 24, 2017

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The CLC is entering into fellowship with Grace Evangelistic Lutheran Church, Monrovia area of Liberia. Pastor Kwiwalazu in consultation with Pastor Hein has been going through the Bible’s teachings with other interested parties Pastor Kwiwalazu has reported to CLC Pastor Hein on the work in Liberia. “… As we celebrate this Read More

From the Field – Congregation Based Overseas Outreach – Ap. 3, 2017

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In the CLC we generally look at overseas outreach as in the job description of the Mission Board. Budgets also are involved in this line of approach. There is other thinking on overseas outreach that has been practiced by Christian churches over the years. For instance instead of a mission board being in charge of Read More Read More

From the Field – Outreach in Thailand on the Laos Border – March 22, 2017

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Before you read excerpts of a report below ponder and pray on these things. •In Laos with a population of 6.9 million there are perhaps 150,000 Christians. The government is against Christianity and yet there is growth of the church there. The government is still Communist. •In Vietnam 1% of the people are Protestant and Read More Read More
What a delight to read and see of the graduation lead by Pastors Kossi and Ohlmann in Lome, Togo and know these graduates will also be workers together with God! And what a further delight to learn that the CLC Bd. of Doctrine has recommended to the CLC President that fellowship be recognized with Grace Read More Read More

From the Field – Northern Nigeria Part 2 – Feb. 27, 2017

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Working with our brethren in the Nigerian Church of the Lutheran Confession we attempted to have a mission in northern Nigeria. When we lived in Nigeria the NCLC sent a missionary up to the North. But it was not easy for him. He knew Hausa, which was the language of the dominant tribe. He had Read More Read More

From the Field – Northern Nigeria – Feb. 14, 2017

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From a recent ‘Spectator’ out of England by Douglas Murray “Every week, there are more massacres, but nobody seems to mind — not even their own government Another day in northern Nigeria, another Christian village reeling from an attack by the Muslim Fulani herdsmen who used to be their neighbours — and who are now Read More Read More
This is from Mark Bohde. … Please pray for me and the Lord’s work and the students in Asia. I will be leaving the USA on January 31 for Thailand and return on February 15. I am making this trip primarily for the Laotians who will attend, although Thai have asked if they can attend Read More Read More