An Immigrant’s Journey: From War-Torn Sudan to LCMS Pastor1 min read

Living Word, Lansing’s Pastor, Rev. Moses Dangba, shares his incredible life story: from the beginning in South Sudan, to his time as a student in Sudan when Civil War broke out and he was forced to fight, to being recently installed at Living Word.


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Living Word Lutheran Church | 501 W Saginaw St Lansing MI 48933-1043 | 517.372.1631

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Services at Living Word take place Sundays at 4 p.m.

To contact Rev. Dangba via email 

Find out more about the Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology (EIIT) at



Robert Rahn - January 8, 2024

Currently there are 15 Sudanese men serving their vicarages in South Sudan/Sudan for the Ev. Lutheran Church of South Sudan/Sudan and receivng their seminarytraining at the church’s seminary in Yambio, South Sudan, the Concordia Institute for the Holy Ministry, that is celebrating it’s 30th anniversary.
Currently there are two men from South Sudan getting their doctorates at the St. Louis seminary and the Archbishop getting his doctorate at Fort Wayne.