Emo Yango

2019-07-29T16:24:21-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Strategic Associate Emo Yango has been leading a multinational team in the Philippines focused on the biblical and theological training of local leaders. He also works with Christian partners in responding to basic community needs such as goat raising, early childhood education, sanitation, water system projects, and youth leadership training. Emo asks for prayers for the family of bible

Cheryl Bear

2019-07-29T16:24:07-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , |

Dr. Cheryl Bear of the Nadleh Whut’en First Nation is a CBM Strategic Associate and serves as the Indigenous Relations Specialist. She provides leadership and education to Canadian Baptist churches seeking to be more engaged with First Nations communities. Please pray that the voices of Indigenous elders would be heard. Pray that the 94 calls

Darrell and Laura Lee Bustin

2019-07-23T11:21:41-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Bustins work with CBM’s church partner, the Association of Baptist Churches of Rwanda (AEBR). Darrell’s primary focus is in pastoral training and church leadership development. He works both with pastors, as well as those studying to be pastors and church leaders. Laura Lee oversees the administrative details for the short-term mission (SENT) teams that come to Rwanda.

Flooding in India

2019-07-23T10:51:20-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

In India, the rainy season has come and over 4 million people have been displaced as flood waters cover buildings. One of the affected areas is Assam, where CBM has projects and partners. Loss of livelihood and homes become a reality as flooding destroys agriculture and houses.  Please pray for our staff, for their protection and for ways to show

Dengue in the Philippines

2019-07-23T10:52:20-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the Philippines, the rainy season attracts mosquitos that carry the dengue virus. This year, there has been an 85% increase in reported cases from last year. The count is now over 100,000 with more than 450 people perished. The Western Visayas region, including Capiz province, where the Waddells are, is

The Waddells

2019-07-16T09:11:05-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Michael and Melanie Waddell are CBM Global Field Staff in Roxas City, Capiz, Philippines. They serve to form Christian discipleship movements in the context of the marketplace. They also work with local partners in capacity building to alleviate poverty and provide assistance to the marginalized through integral mission. The SENT Intensive team is on their last few

CP Raju

2019-07-16T09:10:47-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , |

CP is the Senior Program Coordinator and National Staff in India, helping the community development team work towards integral mission. Pray for the work that is being done in India, for God’s favour, protection and guidance. Pray for his son as he has secured employment and that he may be an instrument in God’s mission. Please pray for his daughter

The Groves

2019-07-16T09:08:53-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Dan and Melody are CBM Strategic Associates who work with Wycliffe Bible Translators in Cameroon. Along with a Cluster Service Team of six Cameroonians who now lead the project they are working towards translating the New Testament into 10 languages and developing literacy programs in the Ndop Plain, Northwest Cameroon. Pray for the Cluster

CBM Welcomes Lillian Yang

2019-07-15T08:25:31-04:00Tags: , , , , |

Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lilian Yang to the position of National Field Staff in the Golden Triangle Region effective July 15, 2019. This appointment comes in response to growing ministry opportunities and increased challenges in the region as well as flourishing interests in mission

World Youth Skills Day

2019-07-02T13:15:53-04:00Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

On July 15 we recognize World Youth Skills Day. According to the United Nations, “there are 1.2 billion young people aged 15 to 24 years, accounting for 16 per cent of the global population.” The youth play a huge role in creating and maintaining stable societies and sustainable development, but they’re