“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations…” Matthew 28:19
Bill and Tamra Branks – Corktown, Detroit
Bill and Tamra are church planters with Baptist Church Planters in Corktown Detroit. Their ministry, Common Grounds, includes running a donation-based coffee house and weekly Bible studies and Sunday worship services.
George and Debra Collins – GAP
Administrator of Global Access Partnerships Ministry (GAP).
Duane and Sue Early
ABWE Director for Central and Eastern Europe
Pete and Rachel Pappas
Life Action Ministries
Dave and Shawn Smith
Director of Open Door Bible Mission
Director of the Michigan Association of Regular Baptist Churches
South and Central America
Jessica Bell serves in São Paulo, Brazil and is involved in church ministry and outreach to homeless youth.
Andrew and Romina Self
Church planting in Olivos, Argentina
Jim and Stacie Bowers
Jim and Stacie Bowers run a hospitality and spiritual refreshment ministry in Puerto Rico for Christian workers.
Renate designs Sunday School and discipleship curriculum for children’s ministries in Brazil and serves as an online instructor at the Cariri Baptist Seminary in Crato, Brazil.
Africa and the Middle East
Marc, Sr. and Judie Blackwell
Church planting ministry in Cape Town, South Africa.
Marc, Jr. and Nancy Blackwell
Church planting ministry in and around Durbanville, South Africa, teaching at the Church Ministries Institute, and supporting a new church plant in Zimbabwe.
Dan and Joan Cuthbertson
Church planting and evangelism in San Pedro, Côte d’Ivoire. Seth (son of Dan and Joan) and his wife are also involved in evangelism ministry in San Pedro.
Church ministry and Bible studies with ladies and young girls in Durban, South Africa
Europe, Asia, and Australia
Don and Karen Taber
Don and Karen are based in Budapest, Hungary. They serve missionaries and churches in the region of Central and Eastern Europe and the Mediterranean. They support 80 missionaries in the region with their church administration duties and help to promote missions among national churches.
Masashi and Yoshiko Tomioka
Medical missions in Bangladesh
Nate and Maam Beckman
Nate is Asian Regional Administrator for Baptist Mid-Missions. He oversees 30 missionaries in the region, assists in church planting efforts in Thailand, and travels to the US to promote missions in Asia.
Church ministry in music and outreach to children and women in Okinawa, Japan.
Bob and Becky Hein
Church planting in Mount Beauty, Australia