Links

Resources and Contacts for Latino Ministry:

Lutheran Hispanic Missionary Institute – www.missionaryinstitute.org
Richard Schlak, executive director rschlak@missionaryinstitute.org

 

www.cph.org Concordia Publishing House: Lutheran Spanish (and bilingual) resources, including bilingual Catechisms and the Book of Concord in Spanish. Unfortunately there is still only a little in the way of practical ideas for cross-cultural ministry.

www.centerforusmissions.org  Center for U. S. Missions: Courses and coaching for planting churches in general in the U.S. Directly pertains to Anglo church planting, many of the ideas work also for Hispanic ministry.

www.ethnicharvest.org  Ethnic Harvest: Statistics, ministry resources, ideas and links for culture-specific ministry.

www.hispanicstudies.org Center for Hispanic Studies at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, MO. Advanced theology courses in Spanish for leaders who seek to serve as ordained pastors or consecrated deaconesses in the LCMS.

www.joyfullheart.com/church/share.htm Ralph Williams’ site with ideas for developing a covenant between two ethnic groups sharing facilities.

www.linchouston.org Lutheran Inter-City Network Coalition: They have a lot of good ideas, but the web site is mostly talking about their ministry events without a lot of resources to help you. There is contact information, however…

www.missionaryinstitute.org Lutheran Hispanic Missionary Institute: Online courses for Hispanic ministry leaders in English and Spanish, bilingual worship resources, Spanish catechism helps, prayer chain for Hispanic outreach.

www.paraelcamino.com Lutheran Hour Ministries’ Spanish Web Site: Excellent resources including booklets in Spanish, videos with Spanish subtitles, and free Spanish devotionals online.