Today's Missionary

Nader Baraty

Missionary to Ethiopia Matthew 9:38 Pray ye, therefore, the Lord of the harvest, that he will send forth laborers into His harvest. Missionary Nader Baraty joined BIO in November of 2013. He is preparing to serve the Lord in Ethiopia and is sent from Calvary Baptist Church of Ashland, Ohio. Call to the Field The […]

News and Information
  • Into All The World: Volume 7, Issue 8

    “Tell me! How can I know?” By Jason and Kate Christiansen, Missionaries to Muslims I met Gezawy in a coffee shop as we normally do. Shortly into our conversation I asked him, “Tell me something you would like to do before you die.” He began telling me how he wanted to know for sure that […]

  • Kidnapped

    By Wale Orekan The bus taking me into Abuja, Nigeria had a mechanical failure. I was on my way to the capital to renew our passports. Because of the breakdown I had to spend two nights in Owo with the other passengers. I decided to take another bus from that place instead of waiting. After […]

  • Homegoing of Dr. Garvin Dykes

    It is with profound sadness that we announce the homegoing of our beloved mentor, leader and friend. Dr. Garvin Dykes slipped into the presence of our Savior last evening. Brother Dykes was a champion for missions. He served and represented missionaries here at BIO for almost two decades alongside his dear wife Faye. Please be […]

  • Modern Ideas for Your Missionary Program

    Christianity has changed drastically since the days of the Book of Acts. I once read that the Greeks turned Christianity into a philosophy; the Romans turned Christianity into a government; the Europeans turned Christianity into a culture, and the Americans turned Christianity into a business. This is a succinct description of the mutation of modern […]

  • Practical Points for a Missionary Meeting

    Deputation is a part of the way we do missions. God uses deputation to prove the missionary for the foreign field and to promote missions in the local church. Here are a few practical suggestions that will help a missionary gather support effectively and efficiently on deputation. Procuring a Meeting Much has changed since the […]