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Full Month of Remodeling; Pray for Bus Ministry

June 20, 2017 Friends and family, This month has been very, very full. We have been working on the house, remodeling and cleaning it for the visitors. I guess all of you know how amazing it is the STUFF you … Continue reading

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Two Native Missionary Families Sent Out as First Baptist Cruzeiro do Sul Celebrates 88th Anniversary

June 8, 2017 Dear Brethren, First Baptist Church turned 88 on May 12. The church was organized on May 12, 1929 by missionary Joe Brandon with 13 members. God has blessed her and brought growth in many areas. For many … Continue reading

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Following Jesus: Dynamic, Not Static

June 5, 2017 Dear Brothers and Sisters, News from France continues to be encouraging. We just spoke to Philip and his family who gave good reports of this weekend: full house Sunday; 17 teens at the Saturday night meeting; and 5 girls at … Continue reading

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Financial Struggles in Brazil but God Provides

June 4, 2017 Dear Friends, Next week Projeto Vida will begin its 18th Missions Training School. There will be around 30 new students coming to study the biblical theology of missions in the classroom first. Then they will travel with our veteran … Continue reading

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Praying for a Peaceful Election in Kenya

June 1, 2017 Dear praying friends, We are now halfway through the year 2017, and time is going so quickly. We appreciate each one of you for your prayers, sacrificial giving, and encouragement to us. Each of you are a … Continue reading

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News & Reports – June 2017 [Online Edition]

The Online Edition of the June 2017 BFM News & Reports is now available at the link below. Read how God is working through the lives of our faithful missionaries and continue to pray for them. [Click here to read … Continue reading

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Mothers Honored, Men Helping, Training Musicians

May 26, 2017 Dear Brothers and Sisters, Well this past month was May, “Mother’s Day Month”. Maybe to most of you it is just a normal day. To me, it is a very special day and I like to celebrate … Continue reading

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Teaching Future Ministers, Caring for Tina

May 23, 2017 Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ, If you read my report from last month (and I certainly hope you did), then you know that I gave you a little teaser at the end about what I wanted … Continue reading

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A Tribute to Brother Jim Orrick

By: Kenny Hurst, Pastor, Storms Creek Missionary Baptist Church and Director, BFM To say that Jim Orrick loved Baptist Faith Missions goes without saying. It is like saying the people of Kentucky love basketball: their actions speak for themselves. Brother … Continue reading

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Church Planting in Multiple “Municipíos”

May 16, 2017 Dear Brethren, The state of Acre has 22 “counties”. Here they are called municípios (municipalities). We are trying to plant churches in all of them. So far, we have churches in 7 of the “county seats”. The … Continue reading

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