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Sunday, December 09, 2018
Bringing God's Care

Global Missions

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Bethany International – Asia

Training local missionaries to reach their many unevangelized people groups. Contact information can be requested at missions@ualc.org; www.bethanyinternational.org.
 

Health Gives Hope

Creating long-term relationships with communities in developing nations to provide health through holistic programs that cultivate a hopeful future. The center of activities is the Hidota Health Center in Bora, Ethiopia, a rural, agricultural village in the mountains of southern Ethiopia. Mission trip opportunities for medical and non-medical volunteers are available every April and November. Contact Dan Clark, Strategic Director, PO Box 567, Dublin, OH 43017; (844)2-GIVE-HOPE; dan@healthgiveshope.org; www.healthgiveshope.org.
 

Heart to Honduras/Sister Church

A holistic, Christ-centered ministry in Central America, providing food, clothing, housing, healing and hope for the hopeless. We encourage our sister church, Church of the Open Arms, in Caliche, Honduras, a remote village of 350 people. We support them through prayer, by financial donations, and with an annual medical/construction mission. Contact ggarrett@hth.org, PO Box 38, Xenia, OH 45385; 937-372-3503, www.hth.org.
 

International Friendships, Inc. – Richard Mendola

God uses this international student ministry to reach the nations with the gospel. IFI volunteers and staff have served and helped over 1,000 new international students a year. Several have come to Christ (over 55 in 2012); many return to their homeland with the Gospel. Complete the training and then offer hospitality to an incoming international student this summer, through airport pick-up, temporary housing, welcome events or by donating used furniture. Contact Richard Mendola, International Friendships, 2500 N. High St., Columbus, OH 43202; 614-294-2434; www.ifipartners.org. UALC contact: Jerry Cable, jerry66.cable@gmail.com.
 

Pastor Kheng – Cambodia

In the Cambodian village there is much poverty, drug use, and trafficking. The goal is to preach Christ to families by reaching children through music and sports. Pastor Kheng is the father of Seyla Clemmons of the UALC community.
 

Lutheran Bible Translators – Nathan and Sarah Esala

Translating the texts of Scripture to be used in Likɔɔnl (aka Komba) speaking churches and homes in Ghana. Contact Nathan and Sarah Esala, c/o Lutheran Bible Translators, 303 N. Lake St. Aurora, IL 60507. 
 

Lutheran Church of South Sudan – Gambela, Ethiopia

The ministry of the LCSS is principally to the South Sudanese who are living in exile on the western edge of Ethiopia while their home country is in disorder. We support the training of new pastors for the hundreds of thousands of refugees.
 

Tom Seipel – Nicaragua

Teaching the children of Nicaragua about the saving love of Jesus Christ through prayers, songs and Bible stories while offering tutoring and healthy food. Contact Tom Seipel, 8 Treutien Ln, Savannah, GA 31411; www.onlyinnica.wordpress.com.
 

Tim and Diane Sonnenberg – Tanzania

Teaching college courses at the Makumira Lutheran Seminary and University in Usa River, Tanzania. Contact Tim and Diane Sonnenberg, 3019 State Route 108, Wauseon, Ohio 43567.
 

United World Mission – Callie Wulf

Partnering with local Christians in 42 nations to form leaders, reproduce churches, and empower the poor and vulnerable. Contact Callie Wulf, United World Mission, 205 Regency Executive Park Dr., Ste 430, Charlotte, NC 28217; 800-825-5896; callie.fulton@uwm.org; www.uwm.org. 
 
Mission Trips

Mission Trips

Find out how you can participate nearby or across the globe. Or join the home team. Pray for safe travel, offer support and correspond with missionaries. 

 

Domestic Missions

Domestic Missions

Sometimes the mission field is right in our backyard.

 

Global Missions

Global Missions

We all are bridge builders, called to cross boundaries for the sake of God's Kingdom. 

 

Student Missions

Student Missions

College campuses are "fields ripe for harvest."