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SPARK Conference to offer keynotes, sessions in Spanish

Conferencia SPARK ofrece sesiones en español The upcoming SPARK Conference, a church equipping conference on August 28, 2020, will feature several breakout sessions as well as the keynote … more

Virtual VBS still provides opportunity to give to missions

During a summer where few events have been held as they have in the past, churches have gotten creative in the ways they’ve held Vacation Bible School. LifeWay, producer of the Concrete and … more

044 Doing Evangelism Through Discipleship

For Dr. Michael Lewis, senior pastor of Roswell Street Baptist Church in Marietta, Georgia, evangelism and discipleship go hand in hand. Dr. Lewis joins Johnny Hunt and Kevin Ezell to share how … more

Persian refugee pastors grow in faithful teaching and partnership

How can a persecuted believer trust again after being betrayed by those closest to him? How can a person rightly understand suffering when his culture is awash in prosperity gospel teaching? How … more

Raised to hate, rescued by love

Born in Afghanistan but raised in Iran, Felix* learned hate from an early age. His particular ethnic group was despised by the Taliban for not being the “right kind” of Muslim. His immigrant … more

Understanding Global Realities

Editor’s note: This is the third post in a 12-part series that highlights information found in IMB’s Annual Statistical Report. The report is based on 2019 research data. A full copy of the … more

Downloadable Tech Backgrounds for August 2020

You can pray for missions with these custom backgrounds for your computer and mobile devices. Using IMB photos from around the world, you can focus your attention on an area of the world in need … more

In memoriam: Missionary emeritus Leroy “Buddy” Albright Jr., 92

Leroy “Buddy” Albright Jr., an International Mission Board missionary emeritus who shared the gospel among the Sub-Saharan African Affinity Peoples in Zambia and Malawi and among the American … more

Paul Chitwood expresses thanks for continued generosity toward gospel advance

The post Paul Chitwood expresses thanks for continued generosity toward gospel advance appeared first on International Mission Board. more

IMB missionaries help churches reach nations while in U.S.

The sun was blazing and the 102° heat was taking its toll on IMB missionary Mark Chambers*. He had driven four hours across a rugged, desolate landscape for this ministry opportunity and now he … more

YouTube reaches South Korea’s Lost Generation

YouTube is a major media platform for young South Koreans. “You have your cell phone and you also have your YouTube channel,” said IMB missionary Kesiah Morris, of South Korean teens and … more

Celebrating Global Highlights

Editor’s note: This is the second post in a 12-part series that highlights information found in IMB’s Annual Statistical Report. The report is based on 2019 research data. A full copy of the … more

Centro Shalom

Shalom my brothers and sisters! As pastor of Centro Shalom I want to personally give my sincerest and greatest thanks to each and every one of you for your priceless trust in us. With your … more

In memoriam: Missionary emeritus Fred Malcolm Allen, 85

Fred Malcolm Allen, an International Mission Board missionary emeritus who shared the gospel among the Sub-Saharan African Affinity Peoples in Zambia, died April 2, 2020. He was 85. Allen was … more

South Korean church plant finds home

When Stuart Robinson, an IMB missionary in Seoul, South Korea, went walking around his neighborhood one day, something new caught his eye. In the window of a café there was a small sign that … more

‘They call me Mom’

The words weren’t easy for Angela to hear: “If you go back as a single career missionary, you probably will never get married.” She understood that her adviser wanted her to consider the … more

044 Keeping Who's Your One? Number One

In February 2019, Southern Baptist Convention president, J.D. Greear announced the launch of the Who’s Your One? evangelism initiative as a simple, yet intentional way to engage Southern … more

Union University virtual trip helps promote prayer app for missions

Though Union’s Global Opportunities Trips this spring were canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one team was able to conduct its trip to Southeast Asia virtually May 25-29. The original plan … more

Global Progress in the Missionary Task

Editor’s note: This is the first post in a 12-part series that highlights information found in IMB’s Annual Statistical Report. The report is based on 2019 research data. A full copy of the … more

Pray for Your Missionaries-in-Waiting

Over the past few months, my morning routine has consisted of the same few activities: exercising, reading Scripture, and browsing through news sites of my target country. Every day I hope to … more
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