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Churches grow and multiply in Czechia

When Larry and Melissa Lewis and their family moved to Czechia in 2009 as IMB church planters, they knew they had a tough job ahead. Only 29% of the population acknowledges the existence of a god … more

Taiwanese believers commit to global spread of gospel

When IMB missionary Jeremiah Farmer* moved to Taiwan, he recognized a need in the churches — no one was being sent out as missionaries. According to Jeremiah, in the year 2019, less than seven … more

Prayer and miracles transform

Stephen and Erin Spencer* minister in a region of Southeast Asia where tribal warfare is ongoing, civil unrest is on the rise and foreigners are blacklisted from entering certain regions. … more

Turkmen search for security, hope

Critically broken. These words describing the lives of Turkmen families are heavy with the weight of millions of hard choices. Life in Turkmenistan, one of the most repressive countries in the … more

West Africans take lead in sharing Bible stories

Mrs. Lombena transitions with ease from the standard West African greetings into the story of Jesus and the woman caught in adultery. The Togolese man listening to the story is quickly attentive … more

Couple equips Hispanics and Latinos in South Asia

IMB workers Skip and Kim Meyer* have spent their lives on two very different mission fields but with the same purpose: giving hope to people who need it and equipping others to do the same. The … more

Churches connect with missionary task

Tim and Tina Louderback and Sean and Shelley Blacksten are passionate about equipping and connecting churches with opportunities to serve in Central America and the Caribbean. The Louderbacks and … more

Orando para que Esperanza encuentre la verdadera esperanza

In English Nota del editor: En junio y julio de 2021, cuatro estudiantes misioneras de verano sirvieron en la Fundación Toque de Vida en la ciudad andina colombiana de Bucaramanga. En este … more

Healthcare team reaches war-torn region with more than medicine

Down Ukrainian roads, cloaked in the golden hues of the vibrant but short-lived autumn, comes help and hope. A caravan of cars following a yellow panel van borrowed from a church carries … more

Pastors celebrate first Hispanic Missions Sunday on mission field, gain vision for future involvement

En español As Southern Baptists were observing the first Hispanic Missions Sunday, three Hispanic pastors and their wives were on mission with the International Mission Board in Spain. Sept. 26, … more

First Person: Sweeter than honey

Editor’s note: This summer three university students and one recent graduate, all from the United States, dedicated the summer to ministry through the International Mission Board. Their … more
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