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Annual Mission Day 2015

On the eve of the First World War, the foreign Secretary Edward Grey stood looking out of his window in the foreign office, watching the gas lights being lit. He was heard to say…



Annual Mission Day 2015

Bilingual Church in Bordeaux

The centre of Bordeaux is a grid of stone apartment buildings that form one of the most beautiful city centres in Europe. Expensive shops and street cafés jostle with the…



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Root Hill Youth Camp Report 2015

As Annual Mission Day quickly approaches, this marks the end of another summer and the passing of another Root Hill Youth Camp. For those of you who missed out…



Root Hill Report 2015

GBM Annual Mission Day 2015 Report

It is something quite special that in the UK today nearly 700 people will come together for a Saturday completely focussed on world mission, yet that is what happens at GBM’s Annual Mission Day on October 24th. …



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Summer Envision Teams 2016

As Annual Mission Day quickly approaches, this marks the end of another summer and the passing of another Root Hill Youth Camp. For those of you who missed out…



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Athelington Family Camp 2016

It is something quite special that in the UK today nearly 700 people will come together for a Saturday completely focussed on world mission, yet that is what happens at GBM’s Annual Mission Day on October 24th. …



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#Books4Pastors

Joseph is a pastor in Uganda. He pastors a village church that started …



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Helping Smaller Churches Grow

While larger churches in towns and cities often grab the attention and shape the discussion about UK church life, often it is smaller…



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What is an Envision Placement?

Over the last couple of years our Envision Teams have developed into…



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European Missionaries Conference

In the week after Easter we gathered all the missionaries serving in continental Europe for a conference in Padua, Italy. The first gathering of its kind, it proved to be …



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Across the Nations - Daniel Caballero

As well as our monthly Prayer Waves audio and video bulletin, which is sent to supporting churches and is crucial in …



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GBM Week of Prayer

Mission often takes us to hard places, where there is strong resistance to the gospel. This may be because …



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GBM Annual Mission Day 2016

GBM’s Annual Mission Day is this Saturday! Join us at Friends House, opposite Euston station in London for one of the biggest…



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Annual Mission Day 2016 Report

GBM’s Annual Mission Day 2016 happened at Friends House in Euston, London on the 29th of October. Over 600 people…



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Charney Manor: A New GBM Summer Break in 2017

In 2017 we move our summer holiday event to Charney Manor in Oxfordshire. Nestling below the Chilterns among…



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Saved2Serve 2017

Saved2serve is a weekend event for Christian young people aged 15-25, which takes place around



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The Gospel In African Soil

‘Why am I poor?’

‘Why aren’t I being blessed?’



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Athelington 2016

Our Athelington summer holiday runs from Saturday 30 July to Saturday 6 August. It is good to be…



Keith Charlton and OneHundredFold

For some years GBM has been looking for someone who could build on our radio ministry in…



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Local Church Global Mission Conference 2017

GBM is a church-based mission. We believe that the local church is at the centre of God’s



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Envision Teams 2017

Summer is a great time to do gospel work, whether you’re a student with a long summer vacation, or someone who…



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Reaching Catholic Europe Today

2017 marks the 500 anniversary of Martin Luther’s publication of his ninety-five theses in Wittenberg in 1517, an event that sparked…



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New Missionaries For Europe

In recent weeks GBM council has approved two new missionary couples to serve in



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Geneva to Lima

Daniel Caballero is a UFM missionary working in partnership with GBM, based in his native Lima, Peru. In the past year the Lord has given him some remarkable opportunities to spread the influence of the Reformation in Peruvian life, and Daniel explains.




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Cannibalism to Christ

Jason Murfitt explais the ministry the Lord has given them over the last two years among a small



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Increasing and Spreading

Jim Sayers reports on a field visit he made to Kenya in February, starting in…



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It’s About How You Come Across

The golden rule on the Isle of Man is not to say ‘I’ve come from the British mainland.’ People will only smirk at you. After all, Britain is …



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Root Hill Report 2017

Root Hill Report 2017

Outside Mission Centre in Abingdon, the leaves on the trees are already turning brown and beginning



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An Indian Homecoming

In January, Graham Field made a trip back to South India where he grew up. He was part



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Annual Mission Day 2017

GBM’s Annual Mission Day is one of the largest world mission gatherings in the UK. This year we meet at Friends House...




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Annual Mission Day 2017 Report

GBM’s Annual Mission Day is always a special day for us, as over 700 of our supporters come to listen to GBM missionaries and enjoy



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A Watershed Moment in Colombia

Jim Sayers made a field visit to Colombia in May, visiting Theo and Sonja Donner and seeing the work of the Biblical Seminary of Colombia. Life is…



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Deep In The DRC

In the Democratic Republic of Congo a sadly typical African scenario is being played out.  The incumbent President is …



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Hello, South Africa!

Hello, South Africa!

Ben Robinson spent eight weeks after Easter this year serving an Envision placement in South Africa. These are his memories.



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Taking The Jeepney To Church

The Philippines is a young country, in the sense that so many of its population are children and young people. Aries and Jodith Liboro have worked



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Zimbabwe - A New Beginning

Jim Sayers reports on the recent political upheaval in Zimbabwe, and its effect on local Christians...




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Promoting Mission in your Church

How do you promote mission in your church?



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Sending New Missionaries

On Saturday 27 January, Christians from many Cornish churches gathered at Penzance Baptist Church for



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Making An Impact With Literature

GBM’s aim is to ‘help churches support their missionaries worldwide.’ Our literature ministry, GBMLit, has a …



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Moving into Mission

Moving Into Mission

Phil and Lydia Evans moved to Latvia in February to begin their



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Pray for Europe - GBM Week of Prayer 2018

With the explosion of Christianity in South America, Africa and parts of Asia, Europe is now



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A Gap Between The Houses

Joe Grimwood is serving an Envision Internship with GBM, based some of the year at Mission Centre in Abingdon, and spending...




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The Community of the Deaf

Jean Ellis has worked among the Austrian Deaf community for nearly thirty years. Here she explains how such communities work. …



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Mark Time and Amazing Acts

Partnerships are often crucial in the work of mission. In recent years, Derek French of GBM Radio has had a fruitful partnership



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Go West Go North

Our two Envision summer teams this year went to Poland, to work with…



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Summer Report

Summer Report

September marks the end of what has been a busy summer for GBM staff at Mission Centre. Early August saw us gathering for our



GBM Annual Mission Day 2018

The task of mission is by no means finished. Many nations and people groups remain



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An Audio Boot-Camp

OneHundredFold is a ministry of UFM that uses a range of media platforms to provide...




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Report: Annual Mission Day 2018

Some 700 people joined us in Solihull for our Annual Mission Day. The wonderful …



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A New Church Begins in Bordeaux

James Hammond has served in Bordeaux for four years, focussed mainly on ministry to students through GBU  



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Mission: Madeira

Jason and Andrea Murfitt returned to the UK last summer after twelve years’ service in Brazil. Here Jason reports on a…



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The Power of Littles

The Power of Littles

How does your church organize their giving? We were contacted recently by one church pastor, David Campbell, who told how



How Will You Serve This Summer?

We are currently recruiting for our 2019 Envision teams, and maybe you could be someone who serves



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Resourcing the church in Latin America

Daniel Caballero was based in his native Peru until this year. He married Ellie in May last year, and then...




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The Lord Sat Next To Us!

Chris and Helen Hawthorne describe the challenge of settling into their new…



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GBM Week of Prayer 2019

Churches are growing and multiplying in the Global South, such that it is becoming



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Growing a Healthy Church

I really did! His name was Jesus and he came up to introduce himself. His name makes you realise that Peru retains much of its…



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On the Mountains Bring Good News

On the Mountains Bring Good News

Buenos Aires is a neighbourhood of Arequipa, north of the city centre, on a crowded mountainside where all the houses are stacked up against each other, in the…



Grace in Togo

Ian Flanders of GBM Radio was invited to visit Togo in West Africa, which is  



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In India’s Deep South

Colin Grimwood (Grundisburgh Baptist Church) describes the joys and...




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GBM Head of Communication - the search begins

At the end of June, Jim Syaers, GBM’s Communications Directior. Gave notice that he intends…



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