Inspired by a Thrivent Financial initiative, Trinity Lutheran Church and its members have sought to pay it forward over the last 100 days through mini-grants and projects. Read more about the creativity and excitement built within the church and the charities benefiting from the Pay It Forward project.
In March 2012, Rev. Alexander Furs, pastor at St. John’s Lutheran Congregation (ELCIR) in Saratov, Russia, was invited by a regional governmental ministry to participate in a festival of sacred music in connection with Lent.
Eurasia stretches from the shores of Portugal to the east, into places such as Siberia, Russia. As in the United States, Lutherans gathered to celebrate the Resurrection of our Lord, Jesus on Easter. Check out the photos of Easter celebrations across the Eurasia region.
Rev. David Mahsman, director of special assignments in Eurasia, has been working on the Wittenberg Project, particularly focused around Wittenberg’s “Old Latin School”. Check out his update on the project!