Serving in Canada Dr. Cheryl Bear of the Nadleh Whut’en First Nation is a CBM Strategic Associate. Cheryl serves as the Indigenous Relations Specialist with a focus on providing leadership and education to Canadian Baptist churches seeking to be more engaged with First Nations communities. She is an award-winning singer/songwriter and
Serving in Germany Yuanchuan Ye and Ming Gao serve with CBM in Germany as part of the Chinese Ministries team. They joined the team in 2016, working in partnership with a local organization, Forum for Mission to Chinese in Germany (FMCD). The CBM team in Germany works primarily among Chinese students, many of
Serving in Germany Xiaodan Gang serves with CBM in Germany as part of the Chinese Ministries Team. She joined the team in 2011, working in partnership with the local organization Forum for Mission to Chinese in Germany (FMCD). The CBM team in Germany works primarily among Chinese students, most of whom have never heard
CBM’s annual children’s educational mission resource gives kids the opportunity to learn about children in another part of the world through fun activities, crafts and games, Bible lessons, and to respond to God’s love through giving. Children will expand their notion of community in the world, and be moved to action.
2017 marks the fourth year of CBM’s She Matters Campaign which seeks to highlight global gender inequity. Past years have focused on girl education, microcredit for women entrepreneurs, and empowering female leaders. She Matters 4 Canada will focus on issues facing Indigenous women in Canada. CBM has invited singer/songwriter and Indigenous Leader Cheryl Bear
She Matters 3 is the next step in CBM’s campaign for gender equity, to educate, equip and empower some of the world’s most marginalized girls and women. They have the potential to be the greatest influencers for change in their families and communities, but are most often denied the chance to develop their gifts and
Then it became mom’s turn. She Matters took a second step, equipping women like Hawa in Kenya with vocational skills, business training and small grants, to help her earn family income. After her mom was killed, Hawa fled war in Somalia to live as a refugee in Kenya. She married young, then was abandoned
Globally, girls and women continue to face the effects of gender inequity. We believe that women should have equal access to education, health care and job opportunities. Join us as we raise our voice on behalf of marginalized girls and women, so they can fulfil their God-give potential. Learn how your church can get involved.
Serving in the Philippines When Emo and Kathy met in Toronto in 1983, they were both moving forward in response to God’s calling on their lives. Emo’s sense of calling grew out of his anthropological interest in Japan while he was a student at Ontario Bible College (Bachelor of Theology). Kathy, on the
Serving in the Philippines Michael and Melanie are Global Field Staff with Canadian Baptist Ministries, appointed in August 2015 to serve in the Philippines. Michael and Melanie, along with their four children, live in Roxas City, Capiz on the island of Panay. Michael and Melanie serve alongside CBM colleagues and partners in the