(Video courtesy of CBN News)

The HIS (Heartland Interstate Strategy) emerged as State Executive Directors from Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska, North and South Dakota, Minnesota and Wisconsin, and Iowa began to dream about how we could advance the gospel to the west and in the far north, to the east and west. The dream became a vision to plant churches all along the Heartland Interstate. These churches would be strengthened so that they then would advance both east and west to be a sending center in the United States to get the Gospel to an area in great need.

Currently there is a team with representatives from all of the above mentioned State Conventions meeting, praying, dreaming and strategizing to place dots on a map of major cities. Each dot represents the need for a new church to be planted. Only as we work together will we see this dream realized. It is called cooperation. You can be an integral part in seeing this vision come to fruition. You can pray, give, send and go as individuals and churches. In the words of Dr. John Yeats, “We can do this!” Let’s do it together!

 

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Mar26

Like helping our parents:

Recently I have been Working with some of our aging churches concerning their needs. Age has taken toll of their health and resources. They still have productive presence in their communities, but need assistance with ministry and sometimes resources to keep going. It reminded me of Jesus talking to the religious leaders about not taking care of […]

 

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Video created by Phillip Shuford, DOM of Tri-County Baptist Association

 

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No one is able to completely prepare for the potential damage and loss of life left in the wake of a storm like Typhoon Haiyan that stripped the Philippines. Who is adequate to respond to such devastation, destruction, danger, disease and death? Still, there are those men and women whom God has gifted and created with the […]

 

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Pastor Fred Broome, Faith Baptist Church Washington, MO How Faith Got Involved in the Partnership with Puebla, MX During the Missouri Baptist Convention of 2012, Fred Broome, pastor of Faith Baptist Church of Washington, participated in the missions partnership luncheon. At this luncheon, Sergio Rebollar, the president of the Puebla/Tlaxcala Convention, spoke to the pastors and challenged […]

 

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Oct14

Darkness Turned to Light

“You are the light of the world; a city set on a hill cannot be hidden” (Matthew 5).  One believer within a family of generational lostness does have the potential to alter the future of the entire family network. The setting was somewhat remote, a simple lean-to style building, no windows, and no doors – open air.  […]

 

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  Pastor Fred Broome courageously lead his team of five, with two having never been out of the United States previously, on mission from Faith Baptist in Washington, MO to Atlixco, Puebla, Mexico for the purpose of establishing a partnership with the First Baptist Church of the River of Living Water. Atlixco boasts of a population of […]

 

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Aug30

Partners Needed and Desired

God is doing great things for SEND KC! I recently had the privilege to participate in a vision tour for SEND KC. I met many church planters who have great hearts and great vision for starting new churches in the area. Many of them need partners just like you and me. They need prayer partners. They need […]

 

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Aug28

Acts 1:8 Missional Strategy

I was recently asked the question, “What is an Acts 1:8 Missional Strategy?” I had fallen into the habit of using that phrase so often that I soon unconsciously assumed everyone knew to what I was referring. This question reminded me of how specific we need to be when using words or concepts. Not everyone knows what […]

 

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