International


Alabama | Mar. 9 2016

Are You Helping Refugees?

According to a study conducted by LifeWay Research released Feb. 29, almost 2 out of 3 pastors in the United States (63 percent) have not heard... [READ MORE]

Baptist Representatives | Mar. 3 2016

IMB’s Heartbreaking Situation

The number of International Mission Board (IMB) missionaries and staff members who chose to accept IMB’s invitation to “transition”... [READ MORE]

Asia | Feb. 24 2016

Christianity sees surge of growth in Global South, IMB research shows

In U.S. terms, the take-out order would include 100 pizzas instead of just 10 in order to feed all the Christians gathered for fellowship. That,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 21 2016

Nonprofit organization helps spread gospel throughout Amazon River basin

When Ty Harris visited the Amazon River for the first time four years ago he immediately fell in love with the region and its people. At the... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jan. 21 2016

IMB closes communications office, lays off 30 staffers

The International Mission Board (IMB) publicly announced Jan. 14 the closure of its Richmond Communications Center effective April 29 and the... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Jan. 7 2016

Local ministry leads couple to international missions work

Donald and Helen McKinneys’ outreach to South Asians started in North America. They first got to know a South Asian people group in their church’s... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Dec. 24 2015

Alabamians react to issue of opening/closing doors to Syrian refugees

More than half of the nation’s governors declared their state’s borders closed to Syrian refugees after the Nov. 13 terrorist attacks in... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Dec. 17 2015

Missouri family ministers in mountains of Lesotho

When Jim and Teresa Flora, International Mission Board missionaries from Hamlin Memorial Baptist Church, Springfield, Missouri, think about their... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Dec. 8 2015

IMB missionaries take retirement incentive, vow to continue evangelism stateside

Tim Cearley is considering driving for Uber or substitute teaching — anything to continue meeting people from other lands, people like... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Dec. 3 2015

Birmingham dentist Powell named 2015 Outstanding Missions Volunteer

Whether at his dental office in Birmingham or on the missions field in Peru, 2015 Outstanding Alabama Baptist State Missions Volunteer William... [READ MORE]