International Missions

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The Arkansas Baptist State Convention National/International Missions office stands ready to help your church develop and carry out a strategy of missions involvement.

We can work with you to:

  • Train, inform, and encourage your missions team
  • Identify meaningful missions projects that are suited to your ministry
  • Provide logistic information, including: How to arrange travel, visas, interpreters, accommodations, insurance, trip evaluation.
  • Provide comprehensive orientations
  • Provide a scholarship for senior pastors making their first international mission trip

We can help you carry out your mission strategy anywhere God calls on you to be involved.

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Missions

Before You Go: How to Pursue Compassionate Cross-Cultural Ministry Through Deeper Cultural Awareness

Cultural blunders are inevitable in cross-cultural ministry.  Still, the number of slip-ups can be reduced by learning more about the host culture before you go --- whether to your next-door neighbors of a different ethnicity or people halfway around the world.
January 4, 2021
Missions

Lottie Moon - Missionary and WMU Pioneer

Every Christmas season, WMU® promotes a denomination-wide offering for those serving with the International Mission Board, using 100 percent of the funds collected for missionary support.  This offering has impacted thousands of missionaries and is significant because it is named for Lottie Moon, a remarkable missionary and WMU pioneer.
December 2, 2019
Missions

How to Add Missions to What You Are Already Doing

If you survey the average church goer and ask if their church is involved in missions, it would be safe to assume that many are
August 12, 2019
Missions

How Every Member Can Be Involved In Reaching Every Nation… In Arkansas

About a year ago a few people started praying for God to send more laborers to the 76 Unreached People Groups living in Arkansas. 
November 7, 2018
Missions

Embrace the Nations as Your Neighbor … Help them dream again.

Helping a refugee dream again begins with a heart set on missions.
July 11, 2018
Missions

Do You Know The Peoples Next Door?

127/ 68/ 6455. Keep those numbers in the back of your mind, and we will return to them shortly. This past July I wrote an article that...

December 4, 2017