Originally published July 11, 2013 by Bob Allen, Associated Baptist Press, published by The Baptist Standard. Click here to view full story. OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (ABP)—Two hundred years after the first American Baptist missionaries arrived in Burma, American Baptist Churches USA and the Myanmar Baptist Convention look forward to a new chapter of cooperation and […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 7/8/13)—General Secretary Roy Medley and a group of about 15 American Baptists joined more than 400 Baptists from 40 different countries at the Baptist World Alliance (BWA) Gathering in Ocho Rios, Jamaica, July 1-6. “These BWA Gatherings give us a splendid opportunity,” said Medley, “to experience God’s mighty works among Baptists […]
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VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 7/3/13)—On Friday, June 21, 2013, 260 women from all over the United States gathered to learn and worship together on Women’s Day, hosted by American Baptist Women’s Ministries. Bible study led by Rev. Karen Selig challenged participants to personally engage the day’s theme, “A Time to Serve,” while mission speakers Marcia […]
VALLEY FORGE, PA (ABNS 7/2/13)—In a historic announcement, the General Secretary of the Myanmar Baptist Convention (MBC), the Rev. Dr. Yam Kho Pau, extended an invitation for American Baptist International Ministries (IM) to renew its ministry in Myanmar (Burma). This deeply moving event took place at the June 18-20 IM board of directors meeting. The […]