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Chad

December 3 Pray for good health for Nathanael and Carrie and their children. Pray that they will be lights for Christ in a community divided by local political conflict. Pray for peace, that they might find ways to speak God’s Word to all sides.

Taiwan

December 2 Pray for the salvation of Mr. L who recently lost his job and has been coming to church. Pray that as Ethan and Sandy Christofferson and others from Enlin LBC reach out to him, God would give him a hunger for God’s Word and prepare his heart for the gospel.

Chad

December 1 Let us praise God with Paul and Teresa for the open door and formal invitation by a chief of one of the Arab villages they have been visiting, to come and make their home in his village.

Japan

November 30 Last year on this date, Dean and Linda Bengtson received the keys to House of Hope. Year one was full of ministry activity and God’s provisions. Pray for wisdom and his ongoing leading and blessings in year two.

Japan

November 30 Last year on this date, Dean and Linda Bengtson received the keys to House of Hope. Year one was full of ministry activity and God’s provisions. Pray for wisdom and his ongoing leading and blessings in year two.

Pastoral Care for our Missionaries

We praise God that Randy and Betsy Mortenson have accepted the call as the Pastoral Care Team to Japan and Taiwan and Joel and Marybeth Nordtvedt to Chad. This ministry is part-time in addition to their full-time ministry. Randy and Betsy have lived in Mayville, ND, since October 2006. Randy serves as pastor at Ebenezer

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House of Hope

Ishinomaki, Japan   “Let them give thanks to the Lord for his unfailing love and his wonderful deeds for mankind, for he breaks down gates of bronze and cuts through bars of iron… Psalm 107:15-16   Following is a general timeline of activities leading up to God’s provision of this house and unexpected parking facilities.

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Pastoral Care Team to Retire

Rev. John and Kathryn Wile have served the Church of the Lutheran Brethren as our pastoral care team for our Lutheran Brethren International Mission missionaries for over twenty years. Their ministry on behalf of the church to our missionaries has been invaluable and critical to the success and the spiritual health of those who serve with

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With Grateful Hearts

We welcome and thank God for Samuel Anthony, born April 2nd. Samuel joins his family Danny and Mandy, Zeke (5), Theo (3) and Jonah (2). With grateful hearts we join the individuals and congregations of the Church of the Lutheran Brethren in praising God for the financial provision for Lutheran Brethren International Mission for this

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Glimpse Project 2.0

November 10-21, 2014 LBIM has provided the Glimpse Project to give individuals and congregations a glimpse into life and ministry in the countries and people groups where we serve. A team, that includes Dan, Micah and Troy, will travel to Chad to film the next installment. We hope to have the finished product in the

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