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Photo of Jay and Lyne AbischJay 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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  • It’s Not A Building

    “But if I tarry long, that thou mayest know how thou oughtest to behave thyself in the house of God, which is the church of the living God, the pillar and ground of the truth.” 1 Timothy 3:15 We Americans are infatuated with buildings. It so permeates our culture that the foremost definition for church […]

  • Abrams October 2014 Prayer Letter

    This letter was written by BIO missionary, Sam Abrams Dear Supporting Churches and Friends, We just want to tell you we love you and miss you, but we love the people here and are continually being strengthened to study and work the ministry so people might be saved. Ministry Opportunities: The Lord has allowed us […]

  • The Lessons of the Wilderness

    “Now all these things happened unto them for ensamples: and they are written for our admonition, upon whom the ends of the world are come.” 1 Corinthians 10:11 Upon redemption from Egypt and the subsequent baptism in the cloud and in the Red Sea the children of Israel entered the wilderness (1 Corinthians 10:1-4). There […]

  • Thanksgiving and Missions

    Psalms 18:49 “Therefore will I give thanks unto thee, O LORD, among the heathen, and sing praises unto thy name.” Did you know that there is a connection between missions and thanksgiving? Paul thought so. He quotes Psalm 18:49 in Romans 15:9, “And that the Gentiles might glorify God for his mercy; as it is […]

  • All Aboard?

    And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.” 2 Timothy 2:2 A Definition A good definition for “train” is something that is drawn behind (noun) or to draw something behind (verb). Isaiah saw the LORD’s train […]