TODAY – Thailand/Vietnam October 26,2016

From the Field October 26, 2016 You might want to pray about this independent mission work. “I have been invited to teach church leaders in both Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) in Vietnam. I will teach in Nan Province in Thailand first. Following Thailand, I will teach for a week in Hanoi and Read More

Like a Mighty Army…

From the Field October 3, 2016 Like a Mighty Army Moves the Church of God The Commander of the Armies of the Lord gave victory to Joshua and Israel at Jericho. It was by earthly military standards a bizarre strategy to gain victory; marching around the city(not assailing it), blowing on rams’ horns(not sending flights Read More

From Victory…

From the Field September 22, 2016 From Victory unto Victory His Army Shall He Lead…This Day the Noise of Battle, The Next the Victor’s Song The Anglican clergyman, Michael Green, has written many books in his 89 years. Among the many are quite a number on evangelism one of which is “Evangelism in the Early Read More

Websites for Outreach

From the Field September 8, 2016 We live in a modern world that our ancestors one hundred years ago could not have imagined. The modern means of transportation and communication we want to use for the sake of spreading the Word of God. With the airplane we can whisk off to any part of the Read More

What is in a name?

What is in a name?‏ From the Field August 22, 2016 When you hear the name ‘Lutheran’ what do you think of? In the USA when that name is used likely people who read the news think of the large Lutheran church (ELCA) and how they tolerate homosexuality among other things. When I tell people Read More

France and Meetings on the Word and Confessional Lutheranism

France and Meetings on the Word and Confessional Lutheranism‏ From the Field August 9, 2016 I recently during July had the pleasure of sitting down with a man in France for three days who is interested in confessional Lutheranism. I will not use his name in this report for several reasons. These meetings were with Read More

Missionary Quotes #3

From the Field July 29, ’16 “Missions is the overflow of our delight in God because missions is the overflow of God’s delight in being God.” –John Piper “To belong to Jesus is to embrace the nations with Him.” –John Piper “Go, send, or disobey.” –John Piper “All the money needed to send and support Read More

Missionary Quotes and Slogans 2

“He is no fool who gives up what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose.” –Jim Elliot, missionary martyr who lost his life in the late 1950’s trying to reach the Auca Indians of Ecuador. “In the vast plain to the north I have sometimes seen, in the morning sun, the smoke Read More

Missionary Responsibility

MARTIN LUTHER ON MISSIONARY RESPONSIBILITY – “A Christian does not only have the right and the power to teach the Word of God, but he has an obligation to do so, unless he is willing to forfeit his soul and bring upon himself God’s wrath…And when he is in a place where there are no Read More

Thailand 2016

From the Field June 12, ’16 This is part of a report from Mark Bohde on his recent (March) trip to Thailand. While the CLC no longer is doing outreach in Thailand, we are interested as we did previously work there. Mark is doing independent mission work. The most recent development beyond his report is Read More