The Mississippi Baptist Convention has committed to donating $1 million to the 2020 Lottie Moon Christmas Offering (LMCO) for international missions.
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Boys at the Naivasha Shelter in Naivasha, Kenya, catch up on their education with help from IMB missionary Kristen Lowry and Eunice Murage, the shelter’s founder. IMB photo Naivasha Children’s Shelter KENYA – Hundreds of thousands of boys sleep on the streets in Kenya. These children are marginalized, beaten, sexually abused, and arrested. Many Kenyans […]
COLOMBIA — The day they heard Carlos’s story, Paul and Robin Tinley had just dropped off the last little bit of winter clothing they had collected. They had been passing clothes out for months, and this was the first time they had run out. It’s not hard to see why they did. The flow of […]
By Grace ThorntonIm-Sara is a believer — a preacher’s kid too. But she had never been involved in missions. So when Hun Sol asked her if she wanted to be part of the six-monthlong student missions program he runs, she wasn’t sure.“I prayed that God would move her,” said Hun, an IMB missionary.And God did, […]
By Grace Thornton EAST ASIA — Peter Station* lives his life chasing after cows, camels, and “gers” — large, round, felt tents that seem to move more than they sit still. His country has more than a million nomadic people scattered across a land mass about half the size of the US. To say they’re […]
By Grace Thornton EAST AFRICA — A thousand snapshots — that’s what IMB President Paul Chitwood got in a recent trip to East Africa. He knew missionaries faced challenges in taking the Gospel to the unreached. He knew the logistical and spiritual struggles could be intense for those on the front lines of pushing back […]
MEXICO — Kristin Luttrell says people ask her sometimes if it gets depressing to serve where she serves. It’s a desolate place in Mexico with no medical care, no electricity, no phone service, and no real education. The people work in the farm camps by day — hot, back-breaking labor — then head to the […]