Visit of Deaconess Grace Rao

Grace Rao, deaconess of Lutheran Church Missouri Synod Human Care & World Relief, has been on an eight-day visit to Lithuania (27 April to 4 May). The main objective of her visit was to gather first-hand information about the Lithuanian Lutheran Church and social work carried out by the Church. Dcs. Grace Rao was especially interested in projects run by the Church aimed at helping women and children.

Lutheran Heritage Problems Examined at Round Table Discussion

Problems related to Lutheran cultural heritage in western Lithuania have been an open secret for a long time, yet nothing had been done to resolve them. While carrying out a recent educational project on Lutheran heritage, partly financed by the department of cultural heritage, these problems became blindingly obvious.