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Saturday, January 14, 2012

Delegation Arrives in Haiti

A delegation from The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod arrived in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, yesterday on 13 January 2012.

Rev. Glenn Merritt meets with security team who will escort the delegation in Haiti.

The delegation assembled at the airport to travel to the hotel for the evening.

The delegation started the trip in Port-au-Prince. On Saturday, the delegation will travel to Leogane for the dedication of a seminary building, a Lutheran guest house, and several homes constructed by the Building Homes and Hope in Haiti project of the LCMS. Approximately 100 dwellings (70 homes and two apartment complexes) have been build thus far.

Rev. Ted Krey, LCMS Regional Director for Latin America, and Rev. Glenn Merritt, LCMS Director of Disaster Response, discuss the work in Haiti.

-- Rev. Dr. Albert Collver, LCMS Director of Church Relations, Posted on 14 January 2012.

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