Archive for May 2017

South Sudan Relief Report

The following is a letter the Society received from South Sudan after we sent funds from donations for disaster relief: Dear Clinton R. Brown, Subject: South Sudan relief report   I am please to send you a report on the funds that you send as ... Read More

Rwanda Youth Vocational Training  

The SDB Conference of Rwanda is seeking assistance to empower their youths  with skills so that they can earn for themselves. They are experiencing a very high level of unemployment among the youths, which results in additional burden on the church instead of contribution. It ... Read More

A Walk through LIFE ON MISSION – Part 7

Introduction We are now making our way through chapter seven, entitled Biblical Community.  This is the penultimate chapter of the second of three sections of the book Life On Mission.  In Previous chapters we were introduced to the Why, When and Where of missionary work, ... Read More

PRAYER REQUEST – Heat Wave causing Deaths in India

Prayer is being requested for the nation of India, as they experience a period of excessively hot weather that is resulting in many persons being hospitalized and even dying. Our SDB brethren in Andhra Pradesh, India are being affected and are requesting prayer. “We are now ... Read More

Disaster Relief (Tanz., Uganda & S. Sudan)  

Our SDB Brethren in East Africa are experiencing severe famine. They have been having it very difficult finding food daily to fend off starvation and death. The Society has sent some disaster relief funds for urgently needed food, but much more is needed. An SDB ... Read More

A Walk through LIFE ON MISSION – Part 6

Introduction The previous chapter of the book Life On Mission focused on the Gospel and reminded us that the more we grasp what Jesus has done for us and in us – redemption from death through grace – the more we will be compelled to ... Read More

Church Missions Award EXTENTION   

The special Church Fund Raising Campaign, launched March 15th and scheduled to end May 15th, has been extended to May 31, 2017.  Each church was asked to raise a minimum of $1,000 for missions, with the church raising the most funds winning the inaugural MISSIONS ... Read More

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There are many SDBs across the US and Canada Conference who are interested in the work of missions. Presently the Missionary Society communicates with you through your Advocates/Key Workers. In order to help persons keep up with the SDB global ministry, the opportunity is being ... Read More

Focus Article – Family of Faith in Sierra Leone…No Matter What (Sabbath Recorder, May 2017)

In April, I had the privilege of traveling with David Johnson to visit our Seventh Day Baptist brothers and sisters in Sierra Leone, Africa. They have had many struggles in their ministry work, particularly in recent years. I was originally scheduled to visit them two ... Read More