LHM Partnership Helps Chilean Pastors Connect with Fire Survivors
Church Partnership / Latin America

LHM Partnership Helps Chilean Pastors Connect with Fire Survivors

Last spring, the city of Valparaiso, Chile was devastated by a wildfire that began on April 12 and raged out of control for four days. The fire took fifteen lives and destroyed nearly 3,000 houses, leaving more than 11,000 people homeless. The Confessional Lutheran Church of Chile (IELCHI), already busy providing comfort and assistance to … Continue reading

Members of 2014 Michigan Volunteer Team to Guatemala Offer Final Reflections
Church Partnership / Latin America / Mission Trips

Members of 2014 Michigan Volunteer Team to Guatemala Offer Final Reflections

Our Volunteer Team from Faith Lutheran Church, Grand Blanc, Mich. has returned safely home. In today’s post they offer some final thoughts on their mission experience. We give thanks for their service, their mission hearts and God’s protection and great blessings during their trip. “I came not really knowing what to expect. Then I arrived … Continue reading

Michigan Volunteer Team Wraps Up Week of Service in Guatemala
Church Partnership / Latin America / Mission Trips

Michigan Volunteer Team Wraps Up Week of Service in Guatemala

Our volunteer team from Faith Lutheran Church, Grand Blanc, Mich. concluded its service in Guatemala over the past weekend by dedicating newly-covered classroom space and bidding goodbye to the friends they made in the Santiago Zamora area. Team member Karter Huber offers some final thoughts. As the week came to an end, we were called … Continue reading

Florida Volunteer Team Wraps Up Week of Service in Panama
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Florida Volunteer Team Wraps Up Week of Service in Panama

Our International Volunteer Team from Florida has returned safely from a productive and inspiring trip to Panama! As with so many of our teams, the team from Christ Lutheran Church in Brooksville was moved by the power of the Holy Spirit as He works through Lutheran Hour Ministries—Panama. Here are excerpts from team leader Linda Meseke’s … Continue reading

Monday is a Full Day for Florida Volunteer Team in Panama
Church Partnership / Latin America / Mission Trips

Monday is a Full Day for Florida Volunteer Team in Panama

Our International Volunteer Team from Florida is posting updates about their work in Panama—and we’re excited to pass them along to you! Team lead Linda Meseke recounts a successful day of painting for a local congregation on Monday, June 16. The itinerary for today showed that we would be painting—and paint we did! We started … Continue reading

Florida Volunteer Team Begins Work in Panama
Church Partnership / Latin America / Mission Trips

Florida Volunteer Team Begins Work in Panama

On Saturday, June 14, a seven-member team from Christ Lutheran Church in Brooksville, Florida landed in Panama City for a nine-day mission adventure of sharing the love God and the Good News about Jesus together with Lutheran Hour Ministries’ Panama ministry center. Team leader Linda Meseke notes that in the 50 years of Christ Lutheran’s … Continue reading