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Jay and Lyne Abisch

Quebec, French Canadian Church Planting “The same came for a witness, to bear witness of the Light, that all men through him might believe.” John 1:7 Jay and Lyne Abisch joined the BIO as missionaries in 1994. Previous to their desire to go to Quebec as Church planting missionaries, they served fulltime on staff at […]

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  • Becoming a Twenty-First Century Sending Church

    Mission leader and pastor, Mark Stachura said, “The mark of a great church is not its seating capacity, but its sending capacity.” Every church should be a sending church. The standard model of a sending church is found in Acts 13. After fasting and praying, the church in Antioch sent out their two most capable […]

  • Prevent Roadside Breakdowns From Becoming Disasters: Prepare an Emergency Kit

    When traveling, are you prepared to deal with basic roadside emergencies to help you get to your next meeting? Read about this emergency kit that can get you further down the road.

  • Training School: God’s Glory, Our Excellence

    It is time for our annual training school. This year’s theme is God’s Glory, Our Excellence. Our key verse is 1 Corinthians 10:31, “Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.” Every year we try to edify and encourage our missionaries, while at the same time […]

  • Solving Problems While Heathen Watch

    And there was a strife between the herdmen of Abram’s cattle and the herdmen of Lot’s cattle: and the Canaanite and the Perizzite dwelled then in the land. —Genesis 13:7 Abram and Lot—the main characters in chapter thirteen—were recent arrivals to this region which was heavily populated with idol worshipers. As acquaintances were made, the […]

  • The Focus of Your Love

    …Jesus saith to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these?… —John 21:15 Christ asked three times in John 21 if Peter loved Him. In verse 15 the question was whether Peter loved Him “more than these.” We’ve probably heard various explanations for what Christ meant by the word “these.” Some […]