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Rey and Nichole Martinez

Lakota Sioux Tribe, Rosebud Reservation, SD “How shall they hear?” Rey and Nichole joined BIO in November of 2008 with a desire to reach the Lakota Sioux with the the Gospel. They have been ministering on the Rosebud reservation for over three years. The Martinez family have various ministries that they are involved in ranging from […]

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  • Last Words

    When Sir Isaac Newton died he said, “I don’t know what I may seem to the world. But as to myself I seem to have been only like a boy playing on the seashore and diverting myself now and then in finding a smoother pebble or a prettier shell than the ordinary, whilst the great […]

  • Into All The World: Volume 6, Issue 10

    The Gates Of Hell Shall Not Prevail By Berhanu Yoseph Many times we easily forget what Jesus has said about His Church. When something bad happens we worry too much. Recently we lost two, well experienced pastors. When both of these churches’ pastors went home to the Lord, I began to think that these churches […]

  • Deaf Churches: A Three-Country Africa Visit

    During the months of August and September I had the privilege of visiting three different African countries as BIO’s Director of Deaf Ministries. These were Ethiopia, Tanzania and Zambia. In each of the places I visited I spent time with BIO missionaries working with the Deaf. Ethiopia The late pastor Bizuayehu Assefa started an annual […]

  • A Visit to Cornerstone Christian School for the Deaf

    Earlier in the month of August, my wife and I were able to be with Cornerstone Christian School for the Deaf in Angeles City, Philippines. We were there in my capacity as Director of Deaf Ministries for BIO. The school hosted a training seminar for teachers of the Deaf which was offered to teachers of […]

  • Becoming a Twenty-First Century Sending Church

    Mission leader and pastor, Mark Stachura said, “The mark of a great church is not its seating capacity, but its sending capacity.” Every church should be a sending church. The standard model of a sending church is found in Acts 13. After fasting and praying, the church in Antioch sent out their two most capable […]