Hundreds Attend LBT Dinners

Hundreds Attend LBT Dinners

It began with a colorful missionary procession and ended with a heartfelt prayer. More than 200 guests were moved, excited, and inspired at Lutheran Bible Translators’ kick off 50th Anniversary dinner in Lisle, Illinois. In the weeks that followed, hundreds more...
Ebola Report from Sierra Leone

Ebola Report from Sierra Leone

The Ebola virus has struck the Kailahun District of Sierra Leone—specifically Buedu, Kissi Tongi chiefdom—and church leaders and Bible translation partners are asking for our prayers. As of last Friday (June 13), 16 in this small community had died—three were literacy...
Interview with Mike Rodewald

Interview with Mike Rodewald

Mike Rodewald recently became Lutheran Bible Translators’ Executive Director. He and his family moved to Illinois, from Southern Africa. Mike has a long history with LBT and the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). He served most recently as LCMS Regional...
50 Years….and Counting!

50 Years….and Counting!

LBT was incorporated in southern California in 1964.  That’s fifty years ago!  At that time, man hadn’t landed on the moon, there were three major television networks (no cable!), everything had wires, and the concept of Facebook and blogging was decades away. But...