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Kelvin Krieger,
Program Coordinator, Mission in the World
Phone 204.984.9164
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E-mail vim@elcic.ca
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News and Reports 2005

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JOAN NABERT'S LIFE AND DEATH
Joan Nabert, who served as a missionary of the ELCIC and its predecessor bodies from 1956 to 1992, died quietly with family at her side on November 20, 2005 at age of 77.
ELCIC MISSIONARY IN CHIANG MAI PROVIDES UPDATE ON FLOOD CONDITIONS IN THAILAND
Winnipeg, August 18, 2005 (ELCIC) - Last December as the Tsunami raged in Asia, Lori Endress, a short-term Missionary for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada (ELCIC), reported that due to being stationed just north of Thailand in Chiang Mai she thankfully only experienced the tremors from the devastating earthquake. Last Sunday, as floodwaters swirled across the northern provinces of Thailand, Lori experienced what is being called the worst flooding of the area in 11 years.
MISSION IN THE WORLD REPORT TO THE 2005 ELCIC CONVENTION
ELCIC MISSION IN THE WORLD DIRECTED GIVING-2004 ANNUAL REPORT
ATTACK ON SALVADORAN LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY
Winnipeg, February 3, 2005 (ELCIC)--Referring to an attack last Saturday on Salvadoran Lutheran University, ELCIC Missionary Rev. Brian Rude wrote: "The Beatitudes (Sunday's Gospel reading, taken from Matthew 5:1-12) take on special significance this week for Salvadoran Lutherans and friends.
ELCIC MISSIONARIES IN THAILAND ARE SAFE
Winnipeg, January 13, 2005 (ELCIC)--Following the Tsunami in Asia, many people expressed concerns about the ELCIC missionaries in Thailand, Lori Endress and Elvira Sentes. Since both Lori and Elvira stayed at home in Chiang Mai for the Christmas break, they were out of harm’s way. Chiang Mai is a city in the north of Thailand where only the tremors from the earthquake were felt.
GHDA ISSUES APPEAL TO ASSIST VICTIMS OF FLOODING IN GUYANA
ELCIC UPDATE ON PRISON CONDITIONS IN EL SALVADOR
Winnipeg, December 21, 2004 (ELCIC)--Last September ELCIC Information forwarded a request from Christians for Peace in El Salvador (CRISPAZ) which asked for support in the way of letters to Salvadoran President Antonio Saca. At that time, conditions throughout El Salvador's prison system were critical and required urgent attention to prevent further violence.
ELCIC MISSION IN THE WORLD DIRECTED GIVING-2003 ANNUAL REPORT
MISSIONARY SPONSORSHIP APPEAL : LORI ENDRESS
While in Chiang Mai, Thailand last fall, Kelvin Krieger, Program coordinator for ELCIC Mission in the World, was struck by the outpouring of admiration for Lori Endress and her work as an ELCIC Short-term Missionary at Payap University in Thailand
ELCIC MISSIONARY BRIAN RUDE TO RECEIVE AWARD
NEW DAUGHTER FOR ETIENNE AND JEANNE FOMGBAMI
June 19, 2003, Winnipeg - Etienne and Jeanne Fomgbami welcomed their sixth child and third daughter into the world today.
PRAYERS FOR FOMGBAMI FAMILY
Winnipeg, May 5, 2003 (ELCIC) Etienne Fomgbami's younger brother, MAGALIE Robert, died suddenly on Saturday, May 3, 2003 of an apparent heart attack while playing soccer.
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