Africa

Uganda Flood Relief Update

There once was an SDB church building in a Bududa District village where now only mud and a river remain. This was due to landslides October 2018 in eastern Uganda, triggered by torrential rains and an overflowing river. Many buildings, bridges, roads, crops and livestock ... Read More

Focus Article: Tribal Dance and SDB Worship (Sabbath Recorder, Dec 2018)

You can experience quite a variety of worship styles due to regional preferences or the importation of culture from other countries if you visit some of the different Seventh Day Baptist congregations in the USA & Canada. Being a westerner, I was somewhat naive to ... Read More

The Olsons are Heading to Zambia!

Matthew Olson, pastor of the Seventh Day Baptist (SDB) Church of Berlin and his wife Ellen are making plans to go on a short-term follow-up missions trip to Zambia February 16 – 24, 2019. They will be visiting SDBs there to lead seminars and assist ... Read More

Prayer alert for Sierra Leone Mission  

David Johnson, pastor of the Sabbath Chapel, Flowery Branch, GA and Garfield Miller of the Missionary Society and pastor of West Palm Beach SDB, FL are preparing for an evangelistic missions trip to Sierra Leone Oct 30-Nov 7, 2018. We are blessed to have a ... Read More

India after the Storm   

The ardent support of SDB brothers and sisters has ensured that the Missionary Society could respond to the need for food, water, and blankets for those that have suffered from the cyclonic storms impacting India, Aug 2018. Hundreds of persons have lost their lives and ... Read More

Prayer for Dinesh’s First Missions Trip

Please join the Missionary Society in praying for our Fundraising Coordinator Dinesh Bissoondial, who is going on his first missions trip. The team of two evangelists will be ministering in Port Harcourt, Nigeria October 1-12, 2018, under the umbrella of the Christ for All Nations ... Read More

Orphan Placement Transition Support

The Missionary Society through partnerships has been able to launch Orphan Placement Transition Support programs in a few nations of Africa including Sierra Leone, Kenya, and Tanzania; to place orphans primarily with church families and assisting the families financially for the first year. Orphans are ... Read More

Finishing the Chapel in Liberia

Seventh Day Baptists in Liberia are celebrating the construction progress of their new church building in the Duport Road area. To complete the structure they are now soliciting your assistance to raise $1,225. Though incomplete, the building is already in use for Sabbath services and ... Read More

Bukeye SDB Roof Project – Burundi

The Burundi SDB Conference needs your prayers and monetary support to complete a well-needed place of worship. They informed us that their Government closed some places of worship that were in classrooms or not up to standard. So far five (5) SDB church buildings are ... Read More

Burundi New Believers Baptized

Our SDB Brethren in Burundi has been experiencing many challenges but continues to remind us that the mission of the church is to win souls. They report the baptism of 25 new believers on March 31, 2018. This baptism was conducted by Pastor Calist of ... Read More