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Myanmar Ministry Center Responds to Flood Emergency
Asia

Myanmar Ministry Center Responds to Flood Emergency

Lutheran Hour Ministries—Myanmar is providing relief to people whose lives have been disrupted by catastrophic flooding this summer. Heavy rains that began sweeping across Myanmar on July 16 have resulted in flooding and landslides that have killed at least 106 people and affected more than 1.3 million—driving many from their homes and destroying farm crops. … Continue reading

Mexico Ministry Center Helps Two Churches with August VBS Outreach
Church Partnership / Latin America

Mexico Ministry Center Helps Two Churches with August VBS Outreach

Mexico City’s San Pablo Lutheran Church and Buen Pastor Lutheran Church reach out to their communities every summer through vacation Bible school programs. This year a team from Lutheran Hour Ministries partnered with both congregations to add a special element of holistic education. LHM—Mexico’s first contribution to the congregations’ VBS efforts was to promote the … Continue reading

LHM Volunteer Team Leads Outreach Workshop for Cambodian Youth
Asia / Mission Trips

LHM Volunteer Team Leads Outreach Workshop for Cambodian Youth

A leader team from Ongoing Ambassadors for Christ (OAFC), a Recognized Service Organization of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod for evangelism, traveled to Phnom Penh, Cambodia in late June. Their objective: to partner with the Lutheran Hour Ministries—Cambodia center and the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Cambodia in equipping Cambodian Christian youth for outreach. The eight-member team … Continue reading

LHM Volunteer Teams Serving Around the World – Update from Malawi
Africa / Mission Trips

LHM Volunteer Teams Serving Around the World – Update from Malawi

It’s the season to serve again! Lutheran Hour Ministries is sending out International Volunteer Teams around the world to work alongside our ministry centers and share God’s love in other cultures. A team from St. Paul Lutheran Church in Mt. Prospect, Ill. began working with the LHM center in Malawi on June 21 to build a … Continue reading

LHM – Cameroon Ministers to Cameroonians Displaced by Extremist Violence
Africa

LHM – Cameroon Ministers to Cameroonians Displaced by Extremist Violence

There is famine in the Far North region of Cameroon, a country in West Africa that borders Nigeria and Chad. Following incursions from northeastern Nigeria by forces of the Islamic extremist group Boko Haram last year, many Cameroonian farmers abandoned their fields, markets closed, some 500,000 people were displaced, and the normal circulation of goods … Continue reading

Holistic Work of Lebanon Ministry Covered in Local Television, Newspapers
Middle East

Holistic Work of Lebanon Ministry Covered in Local Television, Newspapers

The compassionate outreach of Middle East Lutheran Ministry (MELM), also known as Lutheran Hour Ministries—Lebanon, is not going unnoticed! In fact, just the opposite occurred at a recent MELM distibution of holistic supplies in Beirut. When MELM opened its doors to provide food and personal care items to Iraqi Christian refugees in Beirut, five television … Continue reading