November 2019

Partnership and Progress in the Gospel

“I thank my God every time I remember you.  In all my prayers for all of you, I always pray with joy because of your partnership in the gospel from the first day until now, confident of this that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the...

ACM 2019: Two Churches Become Full Members

The International Baptist Convention at its 56th Annual Convention Meeting, held 21-23 October in Naples, Italy, welcomed two churches as full members, heard reports from the General Secretary and Core Strategy Directors, and approved a €406,285 budget for next...

IBC Conducts Successful CPAC in Naples

The International Baptist Convention conducted a successful church planter assessment center on 24-25 October at Il Faro International Baptist Church, Naples, Italy.Twenty people gathered to provide assessment on three church planter candidate couples. IBC churches...

Women’s Conference: Tuning In to Discern God’s Will

The IBC Women’s Conference will be held 24-26 April at the Madrid Nuevo Boston Hotel in Madrid, Spain.  The weekend conference provides an opportunity for women to fellowship and grow with other women from IBC churches.  It includes conference sessions, seminars,...

Partnering Together with Turkish Baptists

The circumstances that led me to attending and assisting at a Christian conference in Izmir, Turkey, with a church group from Paris seem so far-fetched I would have trouble believing it if I didn’t experience it. Flying halfway across the world from New Zealand to...

Two Conferences, One Goal: Leadership Development

Plan now to attend one of two ministry leadership development conferences being offered by the International Baptist Convention.  The conferences are designed for IBC church leaders desiring biblical teaching on leadership.The Ministry Leadership...

Global Missions Offering: Declaring God’s Glory among the Nations

EBMI PartnershipThirty percent (30%) of the Global Missions Offering also supports our partnership with European Baptist Mission International (EBMI) and the Baptist Alliance of Turkey.  Ertan and Marlene Cevik pastor the church in Izmir (biblical Smyrna).Like some of...

Prague, Czech Republic

In May, Pastor Gareth Morris of the International Baptist Church, Prague, Czech Republic, baptized Rebecca Mabin, a ballerina from the U.K., dancing with the Prague National Theater company.  This is her testimony:After having some seriously awesome conversations with...

Jurbise, Belgium

On 24 August, the International Bible Church of Jurbise, Belgium, held an ordination council for Chris Stephenson.  Pictured here are the men who served on the council, examining Chris’ personal character, doctrinal understanding, and ministry praxis, and deemed him...

Aalborg, Denmark

On 3 November at Koininia International Baptist Church, Aalborg, Denmark, Pastor Lee Hanson passed the baton of leadership on to new Pastor Kristian Bak.  Lee is retiring after many years of ministry at the church. Kristian has been serving for several years as the...

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Celebrating 50 years of ministry in Brazil On 9 November, Pastor Bill and Mary Fawcett celebrated 50 years of ministry in Brazil and 38 years serving at Calvary International Church, Sao Paulo, Brazil. It was a night filled with joy, praise, worship, and testimonies...

 

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