• Updated: Open Letter to the IELC

    Updated: Open Letter to the IELC

    Today, the Rev. Roger James, area director of South Asia for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, and Mr. Darin Storkson, associate executive director of Church Relations for The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, recently released an open letter […]

     
  • Court Rules in Favor of IELC, Pres Gambeeram

    Court Rules in Favor of IELC, Pres Gambeeram

    In 2014, a suit and an Interim Application were filed by one Mr. Baulsundar against IELC Nagercoil Synod, President Gambeeram and other officers not to interfere in the administration of the IELC. The Nagercoil Sub-court […]

     
  • IELC Church Building Destroyed

    IELC Church Building Destroyed

    A couple of weeks ago, The Deccan Herald reported that Faith Lutheran church had their church building destroyed on the evening of Thursday, May 26. Faith Lutheran Church is in Pillanna Garden. The destruction of the […]

     
  • IELC and LCMS Partner to Rebuild School Buildings

    IELC and LCMS Partner to Rebuild School Buildings

    The IELC and the LCMS partner to build new classrooms for an elementary school in Vaniyambadi. In 1917, LCMS missionaries started an elementary school in Vaniyambadi, Tamilnadu. This IELC aided elementary school is in the […]

     
  • Cows for Widows

    Cows for Widows

    Throughout the Scriptures, God gives special protection for widows. Psalm 68:5 declares, “Father of the fatherless and protector of widows is God in His holy habitation.” Or again in Psalm 146:9, “The Lord watches over […]