Tim and Beth Heiney now ask for prayer for the family of Moses, the Lutheran clinic worker who was missing in Guinea, West Africa. They update that authorities have discovered the bodies of Moses and other clinic personnel tragically murdered in the depraved chaos which arose out of the spreading panic from ebola.
The Heineys request prayer especially for two of their Lutheran coworkers who represent the thousands of people suffering in Guinea and neighboring countries. Pastor Koffeh from Conakry has lost several family members. And a Lutheran clinic worker, Moses, has disappeared in the panic from misinformation of a conspiracy to spread the disease. Read More
Jim and Liisa Tino are counting down to their departure for Chile in 3 weeks as their funding level has just recently surpassed the target needed for deployment. They are grateful to God and to so many mission-minded donors from all over the U.S. who are joining with them to uphold the mission work in Chile. Jim will continue as Director of GLO even as he and Liisa join Read More
As the Funkes complete their initial 2 year commitment, they have announced that they have decided — after much prayer and consultations — to continue for several more years their work in Tanzania. We rejoice in God’s guidance and are excited that they will be able keep on sharing their many gifts in ministry there! Read More
The Board of Directors of Global Lutheran Outreach met on Tuesday, Sept. 3, in Michigan to prayerfully review progress and challenges to fulfilling the vision of GLO: Lutheran missionary mobilization “from everywhere to everywhere“. Read More
Thanks to God’s generous supply through His grateful and mission-hearted people, Sarah Burr has reached the support threshold that gives her the green light to make final preparations to deploy for her service to the Lutheran ministry in Paraguay! Sarah’s experience demonstrates again that as God moves people to go and serve in missions, he also moves people to encourage, uphold and send them. Read More
With the array of services GLO strives to offer to make missionary service more doable, it became clear we needed someone who would be able to dedicate his/her gifts to handle financial and missionary support matters and logistics with a global scope. GLO is happy to announce that experienced Lutheran missionary Brent Friedrichs has accepted that responsibility! He began in his new role in August (2014). Read More