Technology made it possible for the Home office staff at IM, and Special Assistants to STM to visit the First Baptist Church in America in Rhode Island and global servants in Massachusetts while the staff from the Short-Term Mission desk was on the road. “OTR with STM” (On The Road with Short-Term Mission) was launched!
What does it take to do God’s work locally and internationally with the help of the community? First Baptist Church Cooperstown is a shining example of crossing borders while responding to local needs with key community partners.
Building relationships from Michigan to Haiti has been a passion for Lynne Punnett, Special Assistant to Short-Term Mission and Special Missions Consultant to the ABC Michigan region.
How do we keep serving and be true to our call while waiting? How can we do both?
As countries closed borders in 2020, God encouraged the staff at STM to cast their nets of outreach even wider. STM enhanced the ministry of presence and equipping as they strengthened cross-cultural connections with partners. God’s omnipresence was revealed at a higher level.
Come and discover ministry with Mayra Giovanetti & Carlos Bonilla (& Al) and how God has been using them in Colombia. Be part of a virtual experience in Spanish on April 14th from 11am(EST) till 12:15pm(EST).
Acompáñanos a un viaje virtual con tus BGs Et Al el miércoles, 14 de abril (en español), de 11:00 a.m. a 12:15 p.m. ET
“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.