“Having This Ministry…” Issue No. 4, August 2021

Having This Ministry

Issue No. 4

August 2021

Digital Distribution

Distributing the Riches: LSM’s Digital Distribution Section 

For the past fifty years, our efforts have been focused on getting the ministry of Watchman Nee and Witness Lee collected, edited, and published. Now, having done this, we are turning our attention to the distribution of these riches. In addition to traditional means of distribution, we have begun a digital distribution effort that uses social media, eBooks and eBooklets, and audio programming. Read more…

A Report from the 2021 International Book Fair

A Report from the 2021 Cairo International Book Fair

Despite the pandemic the 52nd Cairo International Book Fair took place June 30—July 15, 2021, in Cairo, Egypt. This book fair is considered the largest literary event in the world. Normally it is held in late January through mid-February and attracts about three to five million visitors every year; this year it was delayed due to the pandemic. Living Stream Ministry participated this year through the service of Al-Jadwal Al-Haii (the Arabic literature center in Egypt) for the fourth year in a row. Read more…

The Purpose of the Recovery Version with the Footnotes (4)

To Open Up the Books of the Bible

Recovery Version Bibles (image)

In 1974 Brother Witness Lee began writing the footnotes for the Holy Bible Recovery Version for use in his semiannual Life-study trainings. He wrote these footnotes to expound the books of the Bible for a few definite purposes. Those of us who have benefited from Brother Lee’s Life-study of the Bible may realize some of these purposes, but perhaps not all of them are clear to all of us. In this issue of our newsletter, we would like to continue our presentation of his comments about each purpose for the Recovery Version with the footnotes, again giving some concrete examples to help our readers see and enjoy each for themselves. The fourth purpose is to open up the books of the Bible. Read more…

New Releases This Month

Scriptural Messages - Book Two


Ministry of the Word (periodical), vol. 25, no. 05, 08/2021

Ministry of the Word (periodical), vol. 25, no. 05, 08/2021

Crystallization-study of Joshua, Judges, Ruth


Ministry Excerpts from Recent Conferences and Trainings

2021 Memorial Day Conference

There are two sides to the truths in the Scriptures. Yes, on the objective side, He is the Lord in heaven, who is above all and who is dignified and great with majesty and glory. Read more…

July 2021 Semiannual Training

Rahab was a harlot in Jericho (Josh. 2:1), a place cursed by God for eternity. Although she was a harlot in such a place, she became a grandmother of Christ. How could a harlot become a grandmother of Christ?… Read more…

Informative Videos

Timely Speaking

Timely Speaking

LSM on Social Media

LSM on Social Media

Important Dates

Upcoming Conference

October International Training for Elders and Responsible Ones

October 8-10, 2021

Held Online
(LSM ITERO Webcast)

FTTA Dates and Events

Fall 2021 Graduation
December 18, 2021

FTTA Online Classes

Term 21E
October 20 – December 14, 2021