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A Flower with Roots by Roberta Stevens Retired IM Missionary Publishes Book about Shokei Girls’ School in Japan

In A Flower with Roots, retired missionary Roberta Stephens tells the story of the girls’ school in Japan where she taught for 18 years and explores the backdrop of war, personality conflicts, financial hardship and ethnic prejudice.

Protests in Nicaragua American Baptists Express Concern About Turmoil in Nicaragua

The Rev. Dr. Lee B. Spitzer, general secretary of the American Baptist Churches USA, in consultation with leaders and global servants from International Ministries, wrote a letter to the Consulate General of Nicaragua in Washington DC to express American Baptist concern over recent events in Nicaragua.

IM Welcomes Myanmar’s Ambassador to the United States

After more than 200 years of missionary service in the Southeast Asian country of Myanmar (formerly Burma), the leadership of International Ministries (IM) and the American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA) were delighted to welcome Myanmar’s ambassador to the United States to the Valley Forge offices on May 16. The meetings were hosted by the Burma Refugees Commission of the ABCUSA. 

News for Churches About Your 2018 World Mission Offering Mailing

For the WMO mailing this summer, churches will receive a boxed supply of resources based on the quantities that they received or requested for the 2016 WMO. The box will arrive in August 2018, and will include the materials churches need to launch their WMO campaigns in September.

The Rev. Dr. Hikmat Kashouh Renowned Christian Leader from Beirut, Lebanon, to Conduct Bible Study Series at World Mission Conference 

The Rev. Dr. Hikmat Kashouh, senior pastor of Resurrection Church of Beirut, is bringing his vibrant and challenging message to the 2018 World Mission Conference. 

Are You Sensing A Call to Global Mission?

The high-intensity Hear the Call weekend retreat is designed for adults who are exploring a personal call to join God in global mission. Sunday, July 1, through Tuesday, July 3. Registration is open now.