Dimitry was not a Christian. Racked with torment, unable to find peace, he pleaded his case before God. God heard his prayers and used our Bible Correspondence Courses to teach him about forgiveness.
Around 99 percent of the people in Thailand have not heard of Jesus. Ngam, a 25-year-old mother of two, was one of these souls.
Ed Ellerman still draws upon a piece of wisdom that his father passed along to him as a child: "As the twig is bent, so grows the tree."
Recently, we had the chance to speak with retired Air Force Major Benjamin 'Ken' Vieth. The 88-year-old lives in Amarillo, Texas, with his wife of 65 years, Mabel. Growing up, he lived in the tiny town of Lone Elm, in central Missouri. We wanted to know a little bit about his life, his career, and what made him a long-time supporter of The Lutheran Hour and Lutheran Hour Ministries.
"I helped destroy some of that country, and now I'm hoping we can rebuild some of that destruction spiritually," says Tom Blessman.