News – Evangelism and Missions
Daniel Tuchez remembers the day he got the call. The International Mission Board’s director of Hispanic mobilization called and said, “I need you to pray about this city in Southeast Asia, because it is going to be opening up.
The little church of 125 decided to step out and commit to something radical — to raise money equivalent to what it takes to fund one International Mission Board missionary couple’s work, not just that year but in the years to come.
“I was beginning to see the world through God’s eyes in terms of lostness,” Larry Pepper said. “For me, that meant seeing if I could use my medical skills in a way that had more kingdom impact.”
Church members minister with international missionaries in Taiwan
The Southern Baptist Conference of the Deaf celebrated its 70th annual meeting with nearly 200 people from 20 states at Brentwood Baptist Deaf Church in Tennessee. The theme was “Let go … Follow God” based on Jeremiah 29:11.
Members of First Bilingual Baptist Church serve their community.
Director of missions serves churches in California and Nevada
East St. Louis is the home — and mission field — of Kempton and Caryn Turner. A native of East St. Louis, Ill., Kempton Turner grew up on the streets where he now serves as a church planting missionary and pastor of City of Joy Fellowship. The church was launched on Sept. 18, 2016, with one mission: restoring hope to the city through Jesus Christ. It currently rents space at the local Jackie Joyner-Kersee Center.
More than 1,000 refugees come to Clarkston, Ga., each year. Send Relief missionaries Trent and Elizabeth DeLoach and the believers at Clarkston International Bible Church (CIBC) have made it their mission to help these men, women and children feel not only welcome but at home in their new country.
“Everyone is welcome!” That is the motto of Fellowship Church Rogue Park located in Toronto’s East End. This multiethnic, multigenerational church plant rents space in a local Catholic school on Sunday mornings and hosts events throughout the week.