Cross-Cultural Ministries

Free Resources from Lutheran Heritage Foundation

The Lutheran Heritage Foundation (an LCMS recognized service organization) provides free resources to you and your church for sharing the Gospel with neighbors and friends who don’t speak English as a first language. Books like Luther’s Small Catechism, devotions and children’s Bible storybooks are available in more than 100 languages – and also make excellent gifts… Read more »

New Spanish Resources for Hispanic Ministry

If you’d like to share the Gospel with your Spanish-speaking neighbors, or if you’re heading out on a short-term mission trip to Central or South America, the Lutheran Heritage Foundation ( has translated and published two new resources for you: A Child’s Garden of Bible Stories and the Bible with Small Catechism, both in the Spanish language. Donations to… Read more »

How Ministries Connect with Students and Families

St. John Lutheran School During National Lutheran Schools Week, students across the United States learned about life in Cambodia and the work of Lutheran Hour Ministries  in reaching people with the love of Jesus. At St. John Lutheran School in Indianapolis, students participated in LHM’s online mission trip to Cambodia. Through an interactive website, students learned… Read more »

Japanese Ministry Resources

Rev. Thomas Going reaches out to Japanese people in central Indiana. He can be reached at or at 812-376-6788. International Bible studies are held at Carmel Lutheran Church, 4850 E. Main Street, Carmel, Indiana on Tuesdays from 9:00 – 10:30 followed by social time from 10:30 – 12:00 noon.  For more information email Divine Service… Read more »

Indian Outreach Resources

Rev. Udhay Raji, Pastor of Indian Missions, reaches out to Indian people in the Indianapolis, Indiana area. Divine Services are held at Calvary Lutheran, 6111 Shelby Street, on the south side of Indianapolis, on the last Sunday of each month at 5:30 pm. Home Bible Studies and ESL are held the 3rd Saturday of each month in individuals… Read more »

Burmese Outreach Resources

The Lutheran Agency for Missions to Burmese (LAMB) website can be found at Pastor Keller works with the Burmese in Fort Wayne. Rev. Jim Keller can be reached at or at 260-385-0683. Worship for the Burmese is held every Sunday at New Life Lutheran Church. The church is located at 2424 S. Coliseum Blvd in Fort Wayne…. Read more »

How Do We Grow?

Rev. Tomas Angon Pastor Angon serves at Gloria Dei Lutheran Mission in the Valparaiso area. He can be reached at 219-508-7109 or at Sunday services are held at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1700 N. Monticello Park Drive, Valparaiso at 11:00 am. This is an opportunity for adults and kids to learn more about God in their language and children learn to... Read more »