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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  • 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 […]

  • Prevent Roadside Breakdowns From Becoming Disasters: Prepare an Emergency Kit

    When traveling, are you prepared to deal with basic roadside emergencies to help you get to your next meeting? Read about this emergency kit that can get you further down the road.

  • Training School: God’s Glory, Our Excellence

    It is time for our annual training school. This year’s theme is God’s Glory, Our Excellence. Our key verse is 1 Corinthians 10:31, “Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.” Every year we try to edify and encourage our missionaries, while at the same time […]

  • Solving Problems While Heathen Watch

    And there was a strife between the herdmen of Abram’s cattle and the herdmen of Lot’s cattle: and the Canaanite and the Perizzite dwelled then in the land. —Genesis 13:7 Abram and Lot—the main characters in chapter thirteen—were recent arrivals to this region which was heavily populated with idol worshipers. As acquaintances were made, the […]