International


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]

Alabama | Dec. 3 2015

Globe-trotting 87-year-old ‘librarian’ earns 2015 Lifetime of Mission Service Award

At an age when most people are sitting in recliners or at least slowing down, 87-year-old Eva Nell Hunter, a member of Central Baptist Church,... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Nov. 19 2015

Chilton Association ministers to Mayan Indians in Guatemala

It's been an eventful nine years for Chilton Baptist Association, with at least one missions trip to Guatemala every year and sometimes multiple... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Nov. 19 2015

IMB trustees approve new 2016 budget

During the International Mission Board’s (IMB) recent trustee meeting Nov. 5–6, a 2016 budget was unanimously approved. “IMB now has a... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 22 2015

Christians reach out to hurting Yemenis during Houthi takeover

Yemenis tend to be laid-back, gentle and peaceful, says Shellby Voss, a Christian worker in the Middle East. She noted many of them seem to pride... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 8 2015

Using actions, words to share God’s love vital to reaching internationals in US

She spied them in the jewelry aisle. Their dress was a little out of place in an Alabama Walmart.  The two women were covered from head... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Oct. 1 2015

Southern Baptists help rescue starving babies in West Africa

Whipping desert winds fill the air with dust which settles on the clinic’s metal gate, muting its deep maroon color. A clinic worker opens... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Oct. 1 2015

Northside member ministers in Namibia

Northside Baptist Church, Jasper, member Kyle Allen, 18, joined 20 other volunteers during a summer missions trip to Namibia, Africa. The team... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Sep. 3 2015

IMB plans to trim personnel by 600–800 to address budget shortfall

Hundreds of International Mission Board (IMB) missionaries will be asked to consider voluntary retirement after IMB leaders announced Aug. 27... [READ MORE]

Alabama | Aug. 20 2015

MK Re-Entry Retreat helps incoming college freshmen prepare for school in US

College is a huge step for every high school student. From leaving friends and family behind to living on their own and making decisions about... [READ MORE]