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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 […]

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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 […]

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Messages From the 2017 November Meeting

We had a wonderful BIO Conference on World Evangelism and Church Planting in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee. Dr. Milton Ker was presented with the Faithful Man Award by Baptist International Outreach. Dr. Ker preached alongside Missionary Tim Carte and Pastor Steve Craft. You can listen to the messages below or right click the message title to download […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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