Lutheran Hour Ministries in Nicragua is equipping a new generation of evangelists to share the gospel message in their communities. Yamilet Burcardo is one such young evangelist. Watch as she shares her story.
Nearly 41% of the world's population has not had the opportunity to hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Lutheran Hour Ministries is able to share the Gospel in many places where foreign missionaries cannot go, thanks to indigenous staff and volunteers who know the local language and understand the culture.
On December 26, 2007, news services in Panama and Western California were abuzz. A private airplane carrying a prominent US businessman, his daughter and her friend, had gone down somewhere in the mountains of Panama.
Among those who perished was the young pilot named Edwin Lasso, whose loss was deeply felt by the many people he had touched and inspired as a Lutheran Hour Ministries volunteer in Panama. His was the all-too-familiar story of a life cut short in its prime.
A tragic car accident made Jared Osoro an amputee. A Kenyan student, and son of a pastor, Jared questioned God's will for his life. What followed were a series of life-changing experiences that would prepare him for a chance meeting with the drunk driver who had caused him so much pain.