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SUPER STAR MISSIONARY FROM THE DOMINICAN REPUBLIC ARRIVES AT MISSION CENTRAL!

It was one of the very, very special days on the 27th of September when the Honorable Super Star Missionary Tirzah Krey arrived at the world-famous Lord’s Mission Central. Missionary Nurse Tirzah Krey gave an excellent report on her “calling” in the area of Latin America, where she works in the Dominican Republic and Puerto Rico.  She is reaching out to…

FATHER KELLY BRINGS SPECIAL FRIENDS FOR A DAY TOUR AT MISSION CENTRAL

What a blessing to welcome to the Lord’s Mission Central a very, very special group of people from Estherville, Iowa. We have known Father Kelly for about 5 years ago, when he came for the first time to Mission Central. On Tuesday the 20th of September Father Kelly brought another Catholic Priest and 3 other friends so that they could…

KLAUS FAMILY COMES TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing to welcome some long, long-time friends from Sioux City, Iowa and Moville, Iowa on Monday the 12th of September for a special personal tour of Mission Central. Yes, this brother and sister team came for a special tour because they had never been to the world-famous Mission Central.  Missionary Gary had known the Klaus family from Ute, Iowa…

THE LUTHERAN SCHOOL FROM TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH IN MADISON, NEBRASKA COME FOR SPECIAL VISIT AND TOUR!

  What a JOY to welcome all of the students from Trinity Lutheran School from Madison, Nebraska to the world-famous Lord’s Mission Central! This special event happened on September 8th, 2022! These young students were “officially sworn in as missionaries for the rest of their lives” in the Lord’s Creation Theater! They will never forget this special event, and when…

PEOPLE ARE TRULY SENT AT JUST THE RIGHT TIME!

With our busy schedule each and every day, we are just absolutely “swamped” with people here at Mission Central all the time… HOWEVER, the Lord knows all about our schedule, and HE is the one in charge at this MIRACLE PLACE.  That was the case here on the 8th of September!  The Lord sent very, very special people “at just the…

THE WORLD-FAMOUS EUCHRE CHAMPIONSHIP HELD AT MISSION CENTRAL ON AUGUST 26TH, 2022!!!

The world can talk about the World Series in Baseball, or about the Super Bowl in football, BUT NOTHING COMPARES TO THE WORLD FAMOUS “EUCHERE CHAMPIONSHIP” at Mission Central. This year was super special, because it was held in connection with Old Missionary Gary’s 80th Birthday!  Never in the history of this world wide event has there been the shouting, yelling,…

SPECIAL 91 YEAR OLD MISSIONARY COMES TO MISSION CENTRAL!

Each day at the Lord’s Mission Central is a true MIRACLE!  Stop for a moment and ask yourself….”What 91 year old lady would come from Hampton, Nebraska and travel all the way to a place in the hills of Western Iowa to an old set of farm buildings in the middle of nowhere to spend an afternoon…when walking is such…

A REAL “MIRACLE MOM” COMES TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

There are many people who can’t figure out what goes on at this “miracle place” called the Lord’s Mission Central!  In fact a man in Mapleton, Iowa, just 2 miles West of Mission Central, when asked by visitors from Michigan said, “Hey, what goes on there at this place out there at Mission Central?”….and the man said, “Don’t you folks…

MISSIONARY TEACHER BRITT ODEMBA AND FAMILY COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL

On August 21st, 2022, it was truly a blessing to welcome Britt Odemba, her husband Michael and their children to Mission Central for a special Sunday morning event. Britt Odemba is working with our 8 Lutheran Schools in Kenya in East Africa, and she gave a great presentation on how the Lord is using her and her family in a…

LUTHERAN HIGH NORTHEAST COMES FOR SPECIAL DAY TOUR!

What a blessing to welcome the Honorable Principal Dr. Perry Miller and all of his Senior Students at the Lutheran High Northeast from Norfolk, Nebraska!  It was such a blessing to have them all come and spend the day at the world-famous Mission Central. These Senior Students were some of the finest young missionaries that we have had the privilege…

WONDERFUL VETERAN MISSIONARIES BRING THEIR PASTOR TO MISSION CENTRAL!

It was a Sunday afternoon on August 14th, 2022 a little after 1:00PM, when the members of Bethel Lutheran Church of Sutherland, Iowa brought their pastor, the Honorable Missionary Pastor Britt Witmer to see the Lord’s Mission Central for the very first time. These “mission minded” members arranged to come again to Mission Central and they wanted to make sure…

BREUNING FAMILY FROM NEWCASTLE COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL

Here you see the Richard and Rita Breuning Family that brought their family from Newcastle, Nebraska in front of our sign at the world-famous Mission Central. These special friends came to spend the day on August 15th, 2022.  These long, long time friends were so excited to see this MIRACLE place and spend the day!  They had NOT had the…

NORTH WISCONSIN LWML COME FOR DAY TOUR AT MISSION CENTRAL!

When the HUGE motor coach from Wausau, Wisconsin rolled into the Lord’s Mission Central on August 10th, 2022 at 10:00AM, it was truly a full day that we will never forget here at this MIRACLE PLACE. The tour of the entire facilities, the time spent in the Barn Museum, the Lord’s Creation Theater and a very, very special presentation after…

WHY IS MISSION CENTRAL ABLE TO CONTINUE DAY AFTER DAY?

The answer to that question is very, very simple!  It is because the Lord sends very, very, very special NOT NORMAL people like the family of Tim and Jacquelyn Moser and their family.  What an absolute blessing to provide a full tour of the entire facilities here at the Lord’s Mission Central that included the offices, the Ministry Center, the…

SPECIAL COUPLE FROM FAITH LUTHERAN IN YORK, NEBRASKA COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL

What a JOY and blessing to welcome the Honorable Missionaries, dear Tim and Jennifer Dibbern all the way from York, Nebraska, who came for a special family tour with their daughter and her family. These dear friends are members of Faith Lutheran in York, Nebraska and they wanted their family and grandchildren to see this MIRACLE PLACE called Mission Central….

AMAZING COUPLES COME FROM ESTHERVILLE, IOWA AND NORFOLK, NEBRASKA!

It was such a blessing to welcome two very, very NOT NORMAL couples that came for a day tour at the Lord’s Mission Central.  These folks are pictured in front of our altar in the Barn Museum on August 2nd, 2022! Here you see Dale and Tammy Schlote from Norfolk, Nebraska on the left and Jerry and Kathrine Wilson from…

VOLUNTEERS BILL & BONNIE BEGEMAN COME TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

July 30th, 2022 was a special day when we welcomed some of our dear volunteers for our annual volunteer meal and report of the Lord’s work for our fiscal year July 1st, 2021 to June 30th, 2022! Some of our KEY Volunteers are the Honorable Missionaries from Norfolk, Nebraska, Bill and Bonnie Begeman.  Bonnie serves as our Volunteer Advance Publicity…

DARWIN & SHARON HAMANN VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

The only reason we can continue the work of the Lord’s Mission Central is because God sends special people at “just the right time”!!  We have over 100 volunteers that God has called to help continue the work here at this MIRACLE PLACE! On July 30th, 2022 at our annual volunteer meeting we were so blessed to have Darwin and…

CLYDE AND LENN BRENNER ENJOY THE ANNUAL MEETING!

Our God calls all kinds of special friends to be a part of HIS kingdom work here at HIS Mission Central. What a blessing to have our dear long, long, long time friends Clyde and Lenn Brenner of rural Mapleton, Iowa be a part of our volunteers to help with the Lord’s work!  They were special guests on July 30th,…

JULY 30TH, 2022 – THE ANNUAL VOLUNTEER MEAL AND MEETING!

What a JOY and BLESSING to welcome our special volunteers that God has sent to help with the work at Mission Central!  On Saturday the 30th of July! Yes, it was a special day and because of our over 100 volunteers the Lord has blessed the work of HIS Mission Central!  On this day a large group of our volunteers…

SPECIAL NOT NORMAL COUPLE FROM RIVERSIDE, IOWA VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

It was one of those “MIRACLE DAYS” when the Lord sends truly NOT NORMAL people who come at “just the right time”. On July 26th, 2022, we were so blessed to have our dear friends in Christ, Vaughn and Cheryll Davisson all the way from Riverside, Iowa come to visit the Lord’s Mission Central.  They drove over for a special…

ANDREW AND NOEL SCHAFF FROM TAIWAN VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing to welcome our dear missionary teachers, Andrew and Noel Schaff who came to visit Mission Central on July 26th, 2022. For 18 years the Schaff family has served at Concordia Middle School in Taiwan.  What a special family, and at their calling, they are able to tell all of their students about our Savior Jesus.  Yes, there…

SPECIAL SENDING OF 3 MISSIONARY FAMILIES AT MISSION CENTRAL!

Yes, it was one of those very special days that we will long remember here at the Lord’s Mission Central.  On July 23rd, 2022, we had the honor and privilege of welcoming not one, but THREE wonderful missionaries from around the world! Here you see seated from left to right Rev. Jerry Lawson, Alexander and Patty from Riga, Latvia, and…

SUPER STARS OF EAST AFRICA ARRIVE AT MISSION CENTRAL!

Here at Mission Central we have the privilege of welcoming some of the most important people in the entire world!  Yes, our dear missionaries from around the world come to this MIRACLE place to share what God is doing in the world. On July 23rd, 2022, we had the privilege of welcoming the Honorable Missionaries from the Matongo Seminary in…

AMAZING LAWSON FAMILY COMES TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

What an absolute blessing to welcome Rev. Jerry Lawson, his dear wife Patty and their super star son, Missionary Alexander Lawson from Riga, Latvia on July 23rd, 2022. Here you see this special family in the Ministry Center at the world-famous Mission Central. They gave a wonderful presentation of the work that Rev. Lawson and his family have been called…

FIRST TIME TRIP FOR REV. JONATHAN & CHERYL NAUMANN TO MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing to welcome Rev. Johnathan and Cheryl Naumann from the Dominican Republic for their very first visit to Mission Central on July 23rd, 2022! Rev. Naumann and his wife are doing EXCELLENT work at their calling in this land of darkness.  Here you see this special couple at Mission Central, and attached is a photo of what Rev….

SPECIAL GROUP FROM NEBRASKA TRAVEL TO MISSION CENTRAL FOR A DAY TOUR!

When a group of folks from the area of Grand Island and Juniata, Nebraska and several other towns in that area are willing to come and visit the Lord’s Mission Central on a Thursday, they have to be special NOT NORMAL people! That was the case on July 14th, 2022, when this special group traveled all the way from their…

LARGE MOTORCOACH COMES FROM ZION LUTHERAN IN PIERCE, NEBRASKA FOR A SPECIAL VISIT!

Many years ago the friendship of Rev. Gordon Bruce and Old Missionary Gary was firmly established at Zion Lutheran Church at Pierce, Nebraska!  Immediately it was obvious that this congregation was truly NOT NORMAL.  They had such a love for the Lord’s mission work, starting with their school, their members and the leadership of this special congregation. On Tuesday the…

TRIPLE HEADER SENDING AT MISSION CENTRAL ON JULY 9TH, 2022!

We have amazing MIRACLES happen here at the Lord’s Mission Central!  That certainly was the case on Saturday the 9th of July when the Lord sent not one, but THREE missionaries to report on their work at their callings. Yes, Barbara Rebentisch from Taiwan came to report on her important work in this land of darkness.  Barb is such a HUGE…

NEWEST LCMS MISSIONARY COMES TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL!

What a blessing to welcome Missionary Rebecca Bartelt from Lincoln, Nebraska on July 5th, 2022.  Becky has accepted the appointment as a special missionary to Taiwan and will be traveling in the mid-west region telling her story and asking for prayers and support for this new calling. She has been teaching at Lincoln Lutheran High School and using her musical…

FIRST TIME GROUP COMES TO VISIT MISSION CENTRAL FROM NORFOLK, NEBRASKA!

What a special blessing to welcome a wonderful group of VERY NOT NORMAL PEOPLE from Our Savior Lutheran Church in Norfolk, Nebraska.  It was indeed a “first time visit” for some of this special group from Our Savior Lutheran. Here you can see some of the people that arrived on the “Forklift” express.  Because of the size of the group…