International News

International News | Nov. 8 2017

Baptists provide humanitarian aid to Rohingya people of Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar — Residents of Myanmar — early beneficiaries of the Baptist missions movement two centuries ago — once again are the focus... [READ MORE]

International News | Jan. 12 2017

Missionary reaps harvest as ‘refugee’ in foreign land

After years laboring in a restricted-access country, International Mission Board (IMB) missionary Layla Murphy began reaping a harvest as people... [READ MORE]

International News | Dec. 15 2016

Couple translates Bible to Budik language

By Anna Keller Correspondent, The Alabama Baptist Ken and Kathy Satorius have dedicated the last three decades to serving the Budik population... [READ MORE]

International News | Dec. 15 2016

Franklin Graham shares gospel in Myanmar

YANGON, Myanmar — More than 170,000 people in Myanmar heard the gospel during a three-day festival led by Franklin Graham, according to The... [READ MORE]

International News | Dec. 1 2016

BWA general secretary announces retirement

WASHINGTON — Neville Callam announced his intention to retire as general secretary of the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) on Dec. 31, 2017. Callam,... [READ MORE]

International News | Dec. 1 2016

Missionaries in Zambia have ‘systematic plan’ to reach all with gospel

Elephants, antelope, hippos, crocodiles, buffalo and the occasional lion are among missionary Kenny Vines’ travel mates as he moves about his... [READ MORE]

International News | Nov. 17 2016

‘Insanity of God’ DVD to be released Nov. 21

NASHVILLE — For those who missed the two simulcasts of the feature documentary film “The Insanity of God” on Nov. 9 and 13, a DVD of the... [READ MORE]

Europe | Nov. 10 2016

Russian missionary fights for religious freedom

ORYOL, Russia — A Baptist missionary convicted under Russia’s new anti-evangelism law and compelled to end his ministry there has lost his... [READ MORE]

Europe | Nov. 3 2016

Making Christ known in cities like London may be avenue for worldwide change

By Bob Terry Editor, The Alabama Baptist Phil Barnard describes London as a “post-Christian society.” Then with determination in his voice,... [READ MORE]

Europe | Nov. 3 2016

Swedish commission visits BWA to learn

WASHINGTON — A team from the Commission for Government Support for Faith Communities in Sweden (SST) met Oct. 7 with the Baptist World Alliance... [READ MORE]