As Global Field Staff the Nachos serve in the area of leadership formation and theological education in Latin America. Their ministry out of Costa Rica has local, regional and global impact through Center for Interdisciplinary Theological Studies (CETI), a learning community of students, faculty and administrators. Master’s, certificate and open course
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.
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
Emad and Almess were appointed by CBM to serve at the Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) in Lebanon. Emad serves as a lecturer in the areas of Old Testament and Islamic studies. His desire is to equip and empower students with sufficient tools to develop their understanding of the Old Testament
Tim and Kallie are CBM Global Field Staff and work with partners Bolivian Baptist Union (UBB) and its development arm, OBADES, to build and support effective programs and ministries. They are working to get churches involved with strategic community development projects as well as expanding the capacity of the seminary to
CBM Field Staff work in Asia spreading the gospel through education, service and faith communities. Please pray for the development of online theology courses intended to spread the good news beyond country boundaries. Pray also for CBM partner, Kabuganaan Philippines Ministry, as they create programs to encourage sustainable farming practices. Pray
CBM Field Staff in East Asia work serving in the areas of church transformation, planting of new congregations, mentoring young adults, and supporting vulnerable children. Although churches in parts of East Asia face many restrictions and persecution, they are continuing to grow and become more involved with mission. CBM’s Chinese Ministries
Please pray for our field staff in Lebanon, Emad and Almess Botro and their two boys Timothy and Nathaniel. Pray for Emad as he continues to work on his PhD dissertation. His next chapter is due by the end of January 2019. Emad and Almess were appointed by CBM in January 2015