Children excited about their first day of school; spying a monkey in a tree; eating fresh mangoes; making amaquinas — deep-fried donuts — at a local “tuck shop,” or grocery; distributing school uniforms and shoes to students; painting a home; visiting neighbors; teaching Bible stories to young children. LCMS Missionary Ginger Taff-Lagergren shares those scenes [...]
The LCMS continues to face a dire need to recruit church workers, including missionaries — a topic of concern addressed by the Board for International Mission (BIM) at its meeting here Feb. 8-9. “We have a wonderfully large opportunity to recruit pastors and lay missionaries,” the Rev. Randall L. Golter, the new executive director of [...]
Photo: A short-term missionary talks with students at the Concordia English Center in Macau. Current service opportunity: Urgent need for English-as-a-Foreign Language teacher: June 30 – Aug. 14, 2012 Concordia English Center in Macau urgently needs short-term missionaries to serve by helping teach English classes to professional adults and students who are preparing to study [...]
Photo: Sunday school children practice a song at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Tuvalmadom, India. The LCMS region of Southern Asia includes Australia, Bangladesh, East Timor, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, New Zealand, Singapore and Sri Lanka. Click here to learn more. Service Opportunity: Business Manager The newly formed team for the region of Southern Asia [...]
Photo: Helen Kuempel serves on a Mercy Medical Team in Madagascar. Here, she visits with a Malagasy mother and child at one of the six clinics held in remote villages. Since 2006, LCMS Mercy Medical Teams have provided desperately needed healthcare to more than 25,000 patients in underserved regions around the globe. This short-term volunteer [...]
Pray for God to raise up workers to serve on a service team in the Central Asian republic of Kyrgyzstan!
Could you or someone you know serve as a relationship builder through teaching English as a Foreign Language at a Lutheran outreach center or school in Hong Kong? Read more!
Could you or someone you know serve the Lord in Vietnam on a short-term service team? Learn more about this opportunity!
Could you or someone you know serve on a short-term team in Macau?
Learn more about a need for short-term teams to serve in Hong Kong in partnership with The Lutheran Church–Hong Kong Synod, sharing the Gospel with local students in Lutheran schools.