Week of Prayer Day 1: Missions on and off the street

IMB Staff
November 29 2020

IMB missionary Kristen Lowry works with the Naivasha Children’s Shelter to give boys who sleep on the streets of Kenya personal attention and encouragement, all building to the goal of being reunited with their families. read more


WMU leaders rally churches for LMCO

Sarah Alexander, IMB*
November 25 2020

Leaders of the national Woman’s Missionary Union (WMU) are working on a plan to send hand-written appeals to 20,000 Southern Baptist churches to encourage every church to give to the annual Lottie Moon Christmas Offering (LMCO)... read more


Medical missions leads to church planting

International Mission Board
November 24 2020

Doug Derbyshire goes to many places in Thailand with no Christians and no churches, and it troubles him deeply. But the lack of a gospel witness in Baan Po troubled him the most. Derbyshire is a medical doctor with the International Mission Board (IMB) who serves in Thailand with his wife, Cheryl... read more


Southern Baptists celebrate sending 79 new missionaries

Caroline Anderson, IMB
November 20 2020

The International Mission Board (IMB) celebrated the appointment of 79 new missionaries in a virtual Sending Celebration streamed on Facebook and through the IMB: Advance the Kingdom app Nov. 18. The missionaries, who were previously approved by IMB trustees, come from 21 states and will serve in eight of IMB’s nine affinities... read more


Refugees in Southeast Asia find home in Christian community

Caroline Anderson, IMB
November 18 2020

They left their world behind in search of a safer one. On their journey, they found the Creator of the world. Fourteen thousand refugees in Southeast Asia are waiting to transition to Australia, Canada and the U... read more