Illinois Volunteer Team Shares God’s Love in Uganda
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Illinois Volunteer Team Shares God’s Love in Uganda

“More than a total makeover!” This was how Lutheran Hour Ministries—Uganda Director Rebecca Kyomuhendo summarized the impact of the work of an LHM International Volunteer Team from Immanuel Lutheran Church in Waterloo, Ill. The group of eight, which included LHM—St. Louis staff members Curt Wittbracht and Adam Eggemeyer, left January 12 and spent a week … Continue reading

Holistic Eyeglass Outreach Opens Doors for Vietnam Ministry Center
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Holistic Eyeglass Outreach Opens Doors for Vietnam Ministry Center

“The first time in history” is a strong phrase to use in describing an event. But it’s the phrase that Lutheran Hour Ministries—Vietnam Director Mr. Dinh Hai Au uses in writing about the ministry center’s Christmas show in the community of Thuan My on December 17. It began months earlier—with an eyeglass clinic outreach. “We … Continue reading

Free Lutheran Hour Ministries Materials in Malawi Impact Outreach in Zambia
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Free Lutheran Hour Ministries Materials in Malawi Impact Outreach in Zambia

During August 2013, Rev. Elifasi Lugowo traveled from Lusaka, Zambia to Lilongwe, Malawi with his colleague, Senior Pastor Rev. Alfred Chana. The two pastors from the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Zambia came to take part in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Malawi’s Church Assembly and 30th Anniversary celebrations. They would return to Zambia freshly equipped … Continue reading

On the Road with International Ministries Director Douglas Rutt
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On the Road with International Ministries Director Douglas Rutt

Lutheran Hour Ministries International Director Dr. Douglas Rutt is sending updates as he travels to ministry centers in Asia. Having arrived safely in Indonesia, Rutt recounted that his experiences in a car in Jakarta traffic had a tremendous impact on his prayer life. “It was a good day, though,” he says. “We were able to … Continue reading

Hands-on Ministry: Cambodia Volunteer Team Wrap-up
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Hands-on Ministry: Cambodia Volunteer Team Wrap-up

Our Lutheran Hour Ministries International Volunteer Team from St. Paul Lutheran Church, Mt. Prospect, Ill., concludes the journal of their trip to participate in the ministry of our Cambodia ministry center. It is hard to believe this was our last day in Prich Village. Today’s task was to haul rocks and clay to build a … Continue reading

Lutheran Hour Ministries – Kenya Calls Conference to Manage Responses to Medical Outreach
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Lutheran Hour Ministries – Kenya Calls Conference to Manage Responses to Medical Outreach

Nuru Media Ministry, our Lutheran Hour Ministries center in Kenya, provides evangelism and follow-up support in a multi-partner program to reach out through medical clinics—particularly in the eastern region of Kenya, near the coast. Nuru’s partners include The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Medical Mission, LCMS congregations in the United States and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in … Continue reading

Hands-on Ministry: Cambodia Volunteer Team Day 5
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Hands-on Ministry: Cambodia Volunteer Team Day 5

Our Lutheran Hour Ministries International Volunteer Team from St. Paul Lutheran Church, Mt. Prospect, Ill., continues the journal of their trip to participate in the work of our Cambodia ministry center. The Cambodian construction crew had just finished laying the first row of bricks on one side of the building when we arrived early this … Continue reading