The Coffee Hour — Igreja Evangélica Luterana do Brasil: Our Sister Church in Brazil

Sarah talks with Rev. Airton Schroeder and Rev. Heder Pieper Gumz from the Igreja Evangélica Luterana do Brasil (IELB), and Christian Boehlke with LCMS International Mission.

The Coffee Hour — Short-Term Service: Missionary Kid VBS

Andy and Sarah talk with Joleen Cary and Katy Baetz-Matthews — Volunteers with LCMS International Mission, and Erin Mackenzie — LCMS Missionary in the Latin America and Caribbean region.

5 Minutes with a Missionary — LCMS International Mission: S2Ep7. The language of the heart | Rev. Walterson Siewert

Rev. Walterson Siewert (Peru) shares the importance of kisses, yerba mate, and language when connecting with people in Peru.

5 Minutes with a Missionary — LCMS International Mission: S2Ep6. Laughing in another language | Hayden Rensner

Hayden Rensner (Czech Republic) shares her experience of hearing a hilarious story without understanding any of the words spoken.

5 Minutes with a Missionary — LCMS International Mission: S2Ep5. A piece of cake | Rev. Steven Mahlburg

Rev. Steven Mahlburg (Sri Lanka) being the guest of honor at someone else’s birthday party.

5 Minutes with a Missionary — LCMS International Mission: S2Ep4. Connecting via stories | Rev. Dr. Chris Tiews

Rev. Tiews (Germany) uses the power of stories to make connections with people on trains, sidewalks, and in bible studies.

5 Minutes with a Missionary — LCMS International Mission: S2Ep2. Make a mistake and a friend | Rev. Micah Wildauer and Liza

Rev. Wildauer (Belize) and his daughter Liza talk about the challenge of finding pork and asking questions.

5 Minutes with a Missionary — LCMS International Mission: S2Ep1. The friend formula | Kali Wood

Kali Wood (Indonesia) describes how sometimes questions that feel uncomfortable to Americans can help you get to know people faster.

The Coffee Hour — Growing Relationships for International Ministry

Andy and Sarah talk with Rev. Luke Timm — pastor of Living Faith Lutheran Church in Clive, Iowa, and Krista Young — Partnership Coordinator for LCMS Africa Region with LCMS International Mission.