Today's Missionary

Sam and Mandi Abrams

Church Planting in Hong Kong Reaching the Cantonese for Christ With plans to arrive in Hong Kong in early 2014 the Abrams have been working hard through deputation to raise their support. They joined BIO in 2010 and are eager to get to the field which they have visited and have a heart for. Their […]

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  • 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 […]

  • Paul and Barnabas Were Ready. Are You?

    In Acts 13 we read about how the church in Antioch sent out Paul and Barnabas to start their missionary travels. In the first three verses we see two men who were prepared to go when they got the call. 1. Now there were in the church that was at Antioch certain prophets and teachers; […]

  • None to Declare

    In a time of great prosperity God spoke to Pharaoh through a dream. Even though God spoke, Pharaoh did not understand the meaning of the dream. Pharaoh stated this clearly, “I told this unto the magicians, but there was none that could declare it unto me.” He could not understand for two reasons. He could […]

  • Effective Missionary Church Planting Principles

    General Washington and the Continental Army barely endured the winter of 1777-1778 at Valley Forge. The bitter cold along with a serious lack of provisions and discipline almost accomplished what the British could not. General Washington’s leadership was impeccable, but he lacked the military genius of a career officer. In answer to Washington’s prayer, Benjamin […]

  • World Missions is the Reason for the Season

    During the Christmas season we are frequently reminded that Jesus is the reason for the season. We could extrapolate this by saying that missions is the reason for the season. Isaiah 9:6 says, “For unto us a child is born; unto us a son is given…” John 3:16 presents this gift to the world, “For […]