Deaconess Grace Rao, Director of Deaconess Ministry with the LCMS Office of International Mission, joins Andy and Sarah to talk about deaconess formation around the world. Learn more about deaconess formation in the LCMS and in our International Partner Churches at lcms.org/deaconess.
Photo: Deaconess Amy Rast, associate director of deaconess formation at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind., teaches deaconess students at the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tanzania – South-East of Lake Victoria Diocese (ELCT-SELVD) Bishop Emmanuel Makala Training Center on Friday, March 13, 2015, in Shinyanga, Tanzania. LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford
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