|International Mission Board trustees and President Jerry Rankin gather to pray for Tom Elliff in his duties and travel as IMB senior vice president for spiritual nurture, as part of a prayer emphasis in the Sept. 11-13 trustee meeting. Photo by Roy M. Burroughs |
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (BP)--The International Mission Board’s learning center provides “healthy, growing and sound theological training” to new missionaries, according to a report approved by IMB trustees.
The trustees appointed 87 new missionaries during their Sept.11-13 meeting in Spartanburg, S.C. and heard encouraging reports of how nearly $4 million has been utilized for hunger and general relief projects around the world, including efforts related to the conflict in Lebanon. Read More