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  • Say hello to Damien

    Three weeks ago, Damien Miller arrived in Beira, Mozambique, to begin his time as a BMS mission worker. He took a few minutes out of his hectic induction to tell us about...

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  • “The lame walk”: Rehabilitation in Nepal

    Paralysed at 19, Maya has spent the last nine years lying on the same bed in the same room in the same small house in Nepal.       She fell from a...

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  • A glorious day in prison

    Life is tough for the women of Chissue Prison in central Mozambique. They spend most of their days locked in a dormitory, some sleeping on the floor. Five children also...

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  • Preparing pastors in Nepal

    In a country which has only had theological colleges for the last 20 years, commemorating its 15th anniversary on 2 June was a landmark event for the Nepal Baptist Bible...

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  • A rapist reconciled

    No home, no redemption, no hope.   This was the future facing Alec, a future that many would say he deserved. At 18 years old, Alec was sent to prison for a 13-year...

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  • A light in dark places

    Where has God placed you? Pastor Julio Gonzales works in the middle of a red light district in Lima, Peru. He is the principal of Lima Evangelical Baptist Seminary (SEBAL)...

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  • IF you couldn’t make it: BMS at Big IF London

    You can spot Christians on a train sometimes. I’d love to say it’s because they’re universally pleasant, handing out flowers to strangers, singing old-...

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  • New Mission Co-ordinator appointed

    We are pleased to announce that Menna Machreth Jones is appointed to the new post of Mission Co-ordinator for the Baptist Union of Wales and BMS World Mission. ...

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  • Action Team photos: The winners

    The top three photos out of hundreds taken by BMS  Action Teams during the last six months have been chosen by the BMS Design team. Here are the winners:  ...

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  • Teaching in Afghanistan

    Whenever we think of Kabul we think of war, of tension, of the Taliban. A primary school teacher who lives in the Afghan capital has a very different take on the city....

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  • Join us at Big IF London

    Wondering what to do this Saturday? Why not soak up the summer sun in Hyde Park whilst pledging your support for the IF campaign and fighting against world hunger?...

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  • Kathy Russell: Lawyer to mission worker

    With a love for travelling and a legal mind, Kathy Russell is just a day away from jetting off to Mozambique. Growing up in Australia and then working for 16 years as a...

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  • Action Team photos: The runners-up

    An outstanding photograph can capture perfectly a moment in time for ever.   Every year we set a challenge to gap-year students on BMS Action Teams to take photos...

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  • Meet the Eagles

    About to embark on a great adventure, amidst packing their bags and saying goodbyes, Rachel and Tim Eagle take five minutes to tell us why they are moving to Mozambique...

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  • Hope, self-worth and fun for Kosovo kids

    If you grew up where there was 80 per cent unemployment, would you have hope for the future?   If you grew up as a girl in a patriarchal society, would you feel...

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  • IF we unite against hunger

    Picture two billion paper flowers spinning in the wind – one flower for each child who will die of hunger this year. Imagine thousands of people standing united in...

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  • Hola Timóteo!

    It was just a simple press of a button on a computer in Oxfordshire, something that office workers do hundreds of times a day. But this button pressed by BMS World Mission...

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  • Bargain blankets help Ugandans fleeing floods

    "It was like a WWI battlefield, like looking at the Somme, just miles and miles of mud,” says Gareth Shrubsole, BMS worker in Kasese.   Terrible...

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  • "Be strong, united, cheerful and holy"

    “It’s time to go, to close the letter, to leave Blackpool, to go on being lights that shine in the darkness of Philippi, to go on shining in Manchester and...

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  • 'Punching holes in the darkness'

    "This morning we're here, you and I, with God's help, through BMS World Mission, punching holes in the darkness."   So said Jeff Taylor,...

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