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Church mulitiplication in action Woodbury Lutheran Church • Woodbury, Minnesota
Talking about church multiplication The Lutheran Foundation’s Dennis Goff and Peter Meier of the Center for US Missions preview the upcoming Mobilizing the Mission seminar and discuss what it really means to plant a Lutheran church in 2017
From the battlefied to the mission field Just as you’d expect from a military man, Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.) Steven Hokana doesn’t mince words. “There are 22 million veterans in America,” says Hokana, who served as an active-duty Army chaplain for 28 years. “That’s an extensive population that we think we should be reaching out to and seeking to connect them with the church.” Hokana is assistant director of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod’s Ministry…
Comfort Dogs help hurting school heal Jacob Pennekamp, the principal at Emmanuel – St. Michael Lutheran School in Fort Wayne, knew about Lutheran Church Charities’ Comfort Dogs ministry, but didn’t consider it something he would ever utilize. Then he met Luther. The dog came to The Lutheran Foundation with Lutheran Church Charities president Tim Hetzner for his presentation on the program at our grant workshops in January. “My mind immediately went towards all the different…
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