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King of Prussia, PA, February 22, 2021 Rev. Dr. John A. Sundquist, who served as Executive Director of American Baptist International Ministries (IM) from 1989 until 2003, entered fully into the presence
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Word has recently been received that Barbara (Barb) Peters Winn, American Baptist Foreign Mission Society (ABFMS) alumna, passed away last year at the age of 92 on January 14, 2020
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Evelyn “Evie” (Cowan) Yorke Manierre, American Baptist Foreign Mission Society (ABFMS) alumna, passed away peacefully at the age of 97 on December 30, 2020 in Plantsville, Connecticut. She was born on July 5,
Stanley (Stan) Arthur Murray, American Baptist Foreign Mission Society (ABFMS) alumnus, passed away at home in Royersford, Pennsylvania on January 12, 2021, from pancreatic cancer, at the age of 71. He was born
Ruth Esther (Dietz) Brown, American Baptist Foreign Mission Society (ABFMS) alumna, passed away at the age of 92 on December 30, 2020 at her pastor's house in Upland, California. She was born January
Gam Seng Shae, American Baptist Foreign Mission Society (ABFMS) alumnus, passed away at the age of 81 on January 2, 2021 in Jacksonville, Florida. He was born to parents Rev. Gam Jangmaw and
Dear Friends and Ministry Partners, My heart is full. I am praising God for what He has done in my life. It’s been a little over a week now that I’ve been commissioned as a fully pledged Missionary/Global Servant, to serve alongside American Baptist Foreign Mission Society / International Ministries (ABFMS / IM) in Mexico. Walking with God will indeed take you to amazing places—but it may not be
Wow! February has been A MONTH! Thank you for all of your love and support as we're preparing to go to the Philippines as IM Global Servants. Love, Aaron, AmyEstelle
At IM, we would like to recognize and honor the contributions and global impact of African American missionaries throughout our history. This month, we particularly wish to honor the life of Mildred Archie.
It is the rainy season now in Zimbabwe, and God has blessed us with good rains. The harvest is plenty. Unfortunately in January and February the rains turned into floods across the country.
In South Africa, we are now through our second wave of COVID with the variant strain. A third wave is predicted. The first 85,000 doses of single dose Johnson and
Telugu Baptist Samaikyatha Third Zoom Meeting David Sagar February 22, 2021
"I never would have guessed that a 5-day virtual mission trip would have impacted me as powerfully as it did" said June Bunce, one of the pioneers of this first 5-Day virtual Discovery Mission Express to Lebanon, sponsored by the Short-Term Mission team at International Ministries.
Bible in Times of Global Pandemic Benjamin Chan February 19, 2021
Registration for this up-coming virtual Discovery trip to Latvia, Ukraine and Russia is closed. We are humbled by the interest. There are 15 of us preparing for this unique virtual Mission Express, facilitated by the Short-Term Mission Office and the Europe Desk.
The English Bible study community has become like family to many students who attend the university.
This project advocates for the rights of women brought to Lebanon as migrant domestic workers, ministers to those in prison, repatriates those unlawfully imprisoned and provides compassionate care and justice.
This project will help 100 students with learning needs and disabilities to be prepared for school by providing school uniforms and books.
This project will enable 100 orphaned children in China to get an education.
In the Philippines, everyday emergencies for families arise and IM is able to offer a helping hand through our partners to share the love of Christ through your gifts.
This project provides physicals, dental care and hospital visits for students at the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary.
This project provides monthly groceries and medications for 350 Haitian children, men and women.
Scholarships make it possible for young people to follow God’s call in their lives as they study to become pastors and church planters in Mexico.
The School of Nursing, needs a new building for academic work and housing so they can open a College of Nursing with a Bachelors program.
This Annual Fund provides scholarships for the in-residence training program and also covers the center’s ongoing maintenance and operational support.
The Mitendi Primary School Annual Fund will provide student scholarships and support for the school. These children are the future of the Congo.