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Odenba (Kenya) Update – September 2022

Odemba_Kenya_Sept2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Mission of the Heart Dear Supporters, Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya!  We pray that you are all well in the Lord.  We have concluded our home service in the states and are now back in Kenya.  We are grateful to all of you for a wonderful visit and for your encouragement. …

Mantey (Africa) Update – July & August 2022

Mantey_Uganda_Aug2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file.   July & August, 2022 Serving the Lord in Africa News from Mark & Megan Mantey “All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness, that the man of God may be complete, equipped for every good work.”  ~ 2 Timothy…

Magness (West Africa) Update – August 2022

Magness-Newsletter-Summer-2022-Final.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file.   Here’s my latest newsletter. Heading out soon for a 37-day deployment: Ghana, Kenya, Congo. Please remember me in your prayers! Blessings to you all! In Christ, Phil

Becker (Kenya) Update 4 – August 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message Get Together Girls The Get Together Girls meet weekly to encourage each other and encourage others by mail. May God also encourage you with his presence and through other believers. Click below to open the video message Mission Central Mission Message You can financially support us with…

Becker (Kenya) Update 3 – August 2022

Becker_Kenya_Aug2022_2.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. Special Events and Special Friends We celebrated our 40th anniversary in Minnesota and a 91st birthday in Kansas, visited Mission Central in Iowa, and along the way enjoyed times with many supporters, family and friends.   You can financially…

Becker (Kenya) Update 2 – August 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message David’s Harp Using hymns to teach music can be a way to share the gospel and using hymns is a good way to teach music to those who share the gospel. Click below to open the video message Mission Central Mission Message You can financially support us with…

Becker (Kenya) – Update & Mission Message – July 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Mission Central “Mission Central,” in the middle of a field in Iowa, raises support for LCMS missionaries who are sent all over the world. Listen to Gary Thies tell about it. Click below to open the video message Mission Central Mission…

Osiro (Kenya) June 2022

Osiro_Kenya_June2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Dear friends in Christ, We pray that you all are well. Michael and I remain safe and well. We are truly thankful for your prayers, encouragement, and your generous support, which allows us to share the Good News with many. Thank you for sending us and being part of this journey…

Becker (Kenya) – Minute Mission Message

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message Personal Touch Touch screens may replace a personal touch to keep people safe here but Jesus saved us by coming in person and he sends people out to share his salvation with others. Click below to open the video message Jonah song Mission Message You can financially…

Becker (Kenya) Update 2 – July 2022

From: Vance and Linda Becker <vance.becker@lcms.org&gt; Sent: Saturday, July 9, 2022 9:52 PM To: Mission Letters <Mission.Letters@lcms.org&gt; Subject: Minute mission message Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Choir song about Jonah A deaconess intern is working with a women’s choir which sings a song about Jonah, one…

Odemba (Kenya) Update – July 2022

Odemba_Kenya_July2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Mission of the Heart Dear Supporters, Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya!  We pray that you are all well in the Lord.  Here is my latest newsletter, talking about the most recent door to door ministry as well as our home service schedule.  We will be seeing you all very soon! Click…

Becker (Kenya) Update 1 – July 2022

Becker_Kenya_July2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. M M Good We spent June in Missouri and Minnesota, starting in St. Louis, then in St. Paul, and then mostly in rural Minnesota. We are enjoying seeing old friends and new friends all along the way. You can…

Mantey (Uganda) May & June 2022

Mantey_Uganda_May-June2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. May & June, 2022 Serving the Lord in Uganda News from Mark & Megan Mantey “Beloved, it is a faithful thing you do in all your efforts for these brothers, strangers as they are, who testified to your love before the church. You will do well to send them on their journey in…

Becker (Kenya) Update 3 – June 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message LWML friends We spent a week visiting groups of the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League. They are among the women who have always been important in God’s kingdom, serving, learning and sharing about Jesus. Click below to open the video message Many Supporters Mission Message You can financially…

Becker (Kenya) Update 2 – June 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Many Supporters We are now in the U.S. and visited the St. Louis Office. Here are some of the people we talked to who support our work. Not seen here is the one who supports us in every way, Jesus. Click below…

Becker (Kenya) Update 1 – June 2022

Becker_Kenya_June2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. Scroll down for our newsletter Finishing Up and Getting Started Some have finished internship as others are getting started. We have finished some projects in Kenya and are getting started on a “Thank you” tour in the U. S….

Becker (Kenya) Update 5 – May 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser One Essential Voice Listen to a student, Pastor Benjamin, tell a story about the one voice that all animals in the desert want to hear and the one voice every person in the world needs to hear. Click below to open…

Stinnett (Ethiopia) Update – May 2022

Stinnett-Ethiopia_May2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Stinnetts in Ethiopia View this email in your browser Mekane Yesus Seminary     The Dwelling Place of Jesus Click here for our May 2022 Newsletter (Please scroll to the bottom for previous newsletters) Dear ,                                Greetings in Christ from Ethiopia! We are thankful to be sharing the news…

Becker (Kenya) Update #4 – May 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message One Essential Voice Listen to a student, Pastor Benjamin, tell a story about the one voice that all animals in the desert want to hear and the one voice every person in the world needs to hear. Click below to open the video message Essential Voice minute…

Steele (Kenya) Update – May 2022

2022-June-Prayer-Letter.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file.   Dear Friends, Please download our June Newsletter. Walter and Robyn

Becker (Kenya) Update 3 – May 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Not Empty Handed God does not send us out empty handed but supplies what we need for his work. We do not send student interns empty handed either, thanks to those who help supply resources for us to share. Click below…

Becker (Kenya) Update 2 – May 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser No need to cram for the final exam There shouldn’t be a need to cram but our students do anyway because it is most of their grade. We should not have to cram for the final exam of life because there…

Britt Odemba (Kenya) Update – May 2022

Odemba_Kenya_May2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Mission of the Heart Dear Supporters, Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya!  We pray that you are all well in the Lord.  We wanted to share our latest newsletter with you, letting you know what has been going on here in Kenya.  We are currently planning our home service and will have…

Becker (Kenya) Update – May 2022

We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. Scroll down for our newsletter Going out Students have finished classes and are going back to their churches for a few months, many as interns. We also are going to the U.S. for three months to visit supporters. Look and see where we will be. Click below to open…

Osiro (Kenya) Update 2 – February/March 2022

Osiro-February-March-2022-Monthly-Newsletter-2.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file.   Dear friends in Christ, Blessed Eastertide! We pray that you all are well. Michael and I remain safe and well. Ministry and life continue to keep us busy for which we are thankful. We are excited to share our newsletter with you. We hope that you enjoy it!  We…

Becker (Kenya) Update – April 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Prepared to share God’s word Papyrus is soaked in water and pressed to prepare it to be a medium for sharing God’s word. Our baptism and pressures we experience prepare us to be living letters from God. Click below to open…

Young (Africa Partnerships) Update – Spring 2022

Young_Mission-Moments-Africa_Spring2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Mission Moments – Africa Young Family News   Spring 2022 Volunteer opportunities slowly opening up             We praise God that many countries have opened boarders. COVID numbers are being held by vaccines and good safety practices, and volunteers are able to travel to African countries…

Mantey (Uganda) Update – April 2022

Mantey_Uganda_Mar_Apr2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. March & April, 2022 Serving the Lord in Uganda News from Mark & Megan Mantey “Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit; and there are varieties of service, but the same Lord; and there are varieties of activities, but it is the same God who empowers them all in…

Becker (Kenya) Update 3 – April 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser A Living Offering For church offerings here, some people bring produce and some of it may be alive and flapping. Jesus gave the most valuable living sacrifice for us. Click below to open the video message Living Offering minute message You…

Becker (Kenya) Update 2 – April 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Easter Confirmation Jesus’ resurrection is confirmation that Jesus’ promises are true and we are truly saved. So, it is also a good time for Peter to confirm that he has this faith. Click below to open the video message Easter Confirmation…

Becker (Kenya) Update – March/April

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Palm Sunday Procession People on Palm Sunday used what they had to honor Jesus. All we have also comes from Jesus and can be used to honor him.. Click below to open the video message Palm Sunday minute message You can…

Vance & Linda Becker (Kenya) Update – April 2022

Becker_Kenya_Apr2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. Scroll down for our newsletter Retreat and Return We learned about being reconcilers at our Africa Team Training retreat. Now are back and working hard toward the end of the semester. Click below to open the April Newsletter. April…

Steele (Kenya) Update – April2022

Steele_Kenya_Apr2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Walter & Robyn Steele serving the Lord Jesus in Matongo Kenya This month, meet our dear brother in Christ, Pastor Frank Mdindi from Tanzania. For our Easter 2022 Newsletter: Click Here! You can give direct support to this work by clicking here. Copyright © 2022 Steeles in Africa, All rights reserved. Our…

Becker (Kenya) Update 4 – March 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message Many Helpers Spreading God’s Word takes many helpers. One of them is Lutheran Heritage Foundation, an LCMS auxiliary represented here by Tuomo Simojoki. Click below to open the video message Many helpers minute message You can financially support us with a monthly recurring gift, a yearly pledge…

Stinnett (Ethiopia) Update – March 2022

Stinnett-Ethiopia_Mar2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Stinnetts in Ethiopia Mekane Yesus Seminary     The Dwelling Place of Jesus (Please scroll to the bottom for previous newsletters) Greetings in Christ from Ethiopia! We are thankful to be sharing the news of what God is doing here through us back in Ethiopia.   God’s blessings on you, your…

Becker (Kenya) Update 3 – March 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message   An enjoyable visit We have always said we are ready for guests. Our son and his wife came and enjoyed being with the students. Who is next? Click below to open the video message Family guests minute message You can financially support us with a monthly…

Odemba (Kenya) Update – March 2022

Odemba_Kenya_Mar2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Mission of the Heart Dear Supporters, Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya!  We pray that you are all well in the Lord.  Please find my attached newsletter that shares with you my most recent travels to western Kenya.  I was able to visit many of the children who are part of our…

Becker (Kenya) Update 1 – March 2022

Becker_Kenya_Mar2022_2.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. Coming and going People have been busy coming to Matongo. We also are busy with some going, taking others with us. You can financially support us with a monthly recurring gift, a yearly pledge or a start-up gift. using…

Magness (West Africa) Update – March 2022

Magness_Africa_Mar2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file.   Hello, everyone, here’s my latest update. Please remember me in your prayers as I deploy again in 10 days. Off to Ghana this time! Blessings in Christ, Phillip

Mantey (Uganda) Update – February 2022

Mantey_Uganda_Feb2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. January & February, 2022 Serving the Lord in Uganda News from Mark & Megan Mantey “Follow the pattern of the sound words that you have heard from me, in the faith and love that are in Christ Jesus. By the Holy Spirit who dwells within us, guard the good deposit entrusted to…

Osiro (Kenya) Update – January 2022

Osiro-January-2022-Monthly-Newsletter.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. From: Shara Cunningham <shara004@gmail.com&gt; Sent: Friday, March 4, 2022 3:11 AM Subject: Osiro January 2022 Newsletter Dear friends in Christ, We pray that you all are well. Michael and I remain safe and well. The year has been off to a busy start with travels in-country. Our apologies for the…

Becker (Kenya) Update 3 – February 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message Sharing the Message There are many who help us with our ministry, including Erik Lunsford, LCMS photographer, who was on our campus. Click below to open the video message Sharing the Message You can financially support us with a monthly recurring gift, a yearly pledge or a start-up…

Becker (Kenya) Update – February 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message View this email in your browser Help for disasters Rev. Dr. Ross Johnson from LCMS Disaster Response was on campus to lead a class for Deaconess students on how to help with suffering and disaster. Click below to open the video message Help with Disaster Misison Message…

Becker (Kenya) Update – February 2022

Becker_Kenya_Feb2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. We are thankful for you as a partner in the Gospel. Starting New We are back in class in this new semester with a new course, a new classroom and new books. You can financially support us with a monthly recurring gift, a yearly pledge or a start-up gift. using…

Becker (Kenya) – Special Video Message February 2022

Thank God for partners in the Gospel. Scroll down for a minute mission message   Missions Unpacked Presentation We are sharing a presentation we did a week ago as part of the LCMS Missions Unpacked program. About the first 19 minutes are us talking about pictures from here and then we answer questions. All are welcome to share it with those…

Odemba (Kenya) Update – February 2022

Odemba_Kenya_Feb2022.pdf Click icon to open, read, download or print file. Mission of the Heart Dear Supporters, Greetings from Nairobi, Kenya!  We pray that you are all well in the Lord.  Today we wish to share with you the latest events that have taken place in the last two months here in Kenya.  You will learn more about the Project 24…

Becker (Kenya) Update – February 2022

Special Message: Join us for a live on-line event this Saturday.   Missions Unpacked We will be part of “Missions Unpacked” a live presentation by LCMS international Mission this Saturday (Feb. 5). You can join us by going to international.lcms.org/missions-unpacked. Scroll down to the orange section where you see our picture and click on “Register for the live event.”  We…