Missions (Page 2)

This is the place for all the latest news from our Missions Education Team.

America for Christ Offering: April 3, 10, 17

America for Christ Offering: April 3, 10, 17 The 2016 theme for our denominations America for Christ offering is “Discipleship: Becoming More Like Christ.” It is a call to take our place of service as we minister to the most vulnerable in our communities.  Since 1824, the American Baptist Home Mission Societies has remained rooted…

Kikongo University Thriving!

Dear Friends, I have written in the past about the brand new university at Kikongo.  As you recall, it has grown out of our pastoral training program.  We now have three majors :  Theology / development, agriculture science, and teacher training.   The response has been overwhelming.  The last time we had a new class in…

Thank You from Mylinda Baits

Greetings McMinnville First Baptist! I wanted to again say thanks for your kindness and generosity through the Change for Change offering. When I was in Nicaragua with AMOS Health and Hope in January, I was able to leave my 8 sets of symbolic imagery cards for their future trainings because I was able to purchase…

UNIDOS Bridging Communities

Unidos Bridging Community is a mission supported by FBC. Started in 2012, spearheaded by Sally Godard, with a small group of Latinos and non-Latinos, Unidos’ mission is to build bridges of understanding, support and advocacy between Latinos and non-Latinos in Yamhill County. This past year has been very productive for Unidos. We launched aLERT, Law…