Archive for October 2016

India Flooding Relief Update

Flooding in Andhra Pradesh
We had gotten news in September 2016 from Paulchukka, SDB Pastor in Andhra Pradesh, India about the tragic devastation caused by heavy downpour due a tropical depression on the coast of Guntur District of Andhra Pradesh State, where many properties and crops were destroyed. Also ... Read More

Orphan Update – Africa

Early last year the Missionary Society partnered with Sierra Leone SDBs for a pilot project of placing orphans with church families and assisting the family financially for the first year.  The pilot year has been completed with some successes and is being used as the ... Read More

Compassion Ministry in Cameroon

Because of donations received, the Missionary Society has been able to send funds to SDBs in the Republic of the Cameroon for their Compassion Ministry. Recently we were able to send $199 or (114,273.40 XAF) which they used to minister in a destitute rural community. ... Read More

Christmas Gift List 2016

Over the last few years, several of our families have made it part of their yearend tradition to select items from our suggested gift list to support the ministry work of our Seventh Day Baptists brothers and sisters around the world. During this season when ... Read More

We Have Resources!

We have added a new and exciting page to our website! Are you trying to find out more about God and His Mission? Do you think you need more knowledge and direction about how to live out your purpose in spreading the Gospel? Are you ... Read More

Spain Praise

We received an update from our SDB Brethren in Spain. “…now we have a new church in the middle of the city, it’s a lot bigger, we have a space called Young Baptist Society where we have a Ping Pong table, Darts and more games…” ... Read More

Lebanon & Syria Mission

After much prayer and seeking God’s direction Gabriel Bejjani, Pastor at Riverside SDB Church, announced that he is heading to the Middle East Oct 24th – Nov 10th, 2016 on a follow-up trip to Lebanon that will extend into part of Syria. Support is needed ... Read More

Focus Article – Would You Reject a Toddler’s Flower? (Sabbath Recorder, October 2016)

I was struck by something on the roadway as I was driving back from dropping off my wife, Beth, so she could participate as a project director at Summer Christian Service Corp training this past June. I was not hit by a deer, though I ... Read More

Hurricane Matthew Hits Haiti

The most powerful Caribbean hurricane since Felix in 2007 has hit Haiti, leaving a trail of death and destruction. Hurricane Matthew passed through western Haiti causing widespread flooding, destroyed houses, other structures and bridges, resulting in the displacement of thousands and the deaths of five ... Read More