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  • Religious liberty threats addressed at ERLC event

    August 1 2018 by Tom Strode, Baptist Press | with 0 comments
    Religious liberty threats addressed at ERLC event

    Religious freedom in Southeast Asia faces threats from required registration regimes and non-government forces, panelists said at a Capitol Hill discussion co-hosted by a Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) entity. The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) joined with two other advocacy organizations to hold the July 26 event – titled “Lessons from Southeast Asia: State and Non-State Threats to Religious Freedom” …

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  • ‘Bubbling’ strategy sees five Christians grow to 10,000

    March 16 2017 by Katherine Chute, Gateway Seminary | with 0 comments
    ‘Bubbling’ strategy sees five Christians grow to 10,000

    Dan serves in an area of Southeast Asia where “nobody had been and nobody wanted to go.” “During appointment week, I learned I was not allowed to go to that location,” he said. He eventually was told he could go there if he wanted, but there would be no help.

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  • Myanmar refugees make journey of faith

    August 9 2016 by Amy B. McCraw, Special to the Recorder | with 0 comments
    Myanmar refugees make journey of faith

    The group of students who sat in the chapel at Fruitland Baptist Bible College one recent day appeared to be typical college students taking summer classes. But after meeting these students, it quickly became clear they were anything but typical. These students came to the United States after their families fled political unrest in Myanmar.

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  • Old Town moves forward in commitment to unengaged, unreached

    January 18 2012 by Melissa Lilley, BSC Communications | with 0 comments
    Old Town moves forward in commitment to unengaged, unreached

    During an International Mission Board (IMB) regional training conference Mark Harrison, missions pastor at Old Town Baptist Church in Winston-Salem, met Mike,* a missionary whose work in a Southeast Asian country got Harrison’s attention.

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