Today's Missionary
Formal picture of David and Stephanie Peach
David and Stephanie Peach

Missionaries to the Deaf Training God’s People to Reach the Deaf David and Stephanie joined BIO in 2001. They came to BIO as veteran missionaries already involved in full-time deaf ministry since 1994. Their desire is to help churches reach the Deaf around them for Christ by training workers in sign language and understanding of […]

News and Information
  • Dr. Richard Vick With the Lord

    Our founder and friend Dr. Richard Vick passed away peacefully in the presence of his family on Monday, June 22, 2020. As a missionary who traveled the world and worked in several countries, he took his final trip to be with the Lord that he lived his life to serve. Receiving of friends will take […]

  • Dr. Neal Beard Services

    Dr. Neal Beard, a dear friend of BIO and former executive council member, passed away last week. His obituary and funeral service are available at the funeral home website. Service to be held today at 1 pm eastern time.

  • An Update on Our Missionaries and COVID-19

    BIO president, John Yingling, offers an encouraging word about the COVID-19 pandemic and how it is affecting our missionaries around the world. At this time, none of our missionaries are known to have the virus. Of course that could change. Pray for them. In this video you will see how God is working in the […]

  • The Wonderful Gospel Message

    By Wale Orekan, Nigeria Happy New Year! We praise the Lord for another year to serve Him together with you. Thank you, for your faithful prayers and support. Your partnership enables us to preach the wonderful Gospel message. Praise the Lord for our recent deaf conference. We had 68 in attendance. This was probably the […]

  • Joel Desir November 2019 Prayer Letter

    By Joel Desir, Haiti Dear Pastor and Church Family,Greetings again in the name of the Lord Jesus. The Lord has been so good to us. There are so many things to be thankful for. Our ministry is doing well. We had the last church service at our old house on October 30th and began meeting […]