In partnership with the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary of the Lebanese Society for Educational and Social Development, MELANIE, as a student in the seminary’s master’s in religion program, is focusing on learning the Arabic language and culture, building relationships, and preparing for future ministry in Arabic speaking cultures. Melanie, a former middle school teacher, is also volunteering as a teacher at the seminary, assisting some students in their English studies.
Melanie Baggao of Placentia, California, was commissioned to serve with American Baptist International Ministries (IM)
There is a beautiful exchange between Jesus and his disciples recorded in John 15:15. Jesus has just finished teaching