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God’s call to missions leads Katie Wood back to New England to share the hope of Christ

Brandton Wood, lead pastor of Hope Church in Brunswick, Maine, speaks to the congregation during a Sunday morning worship service. He and his wife, Katie, launched the new congregation in 2017.

BRUNSWICK, MAINE—Sometimes accepting God’s call to missions means being willing to pack up your family and head back home. At least that was the case for Katie Upton Wood.

Excitement continues to build for Blume, a missions gathering for girls in 2020

(Birmingham, Ala.) Throughout the country, girls and their leaders are making plans to experience Blume, a missions gathering for girls.

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WMU domestic violence awareness team seeks to educate, equip and empower families facing abuse

RICHMOND, Va.—As a member of Woman’s Missionary Union of Virginia’s Hope Team: Domestic Violence, Jocelyn Henry-Whitehead emphasizes that “domestic violence or intimate partner violence is really a global issue.”

WMUV’s Jocelyn Henry-Whitehead pursues ministry in the wake of domestic violence

Jocelyn Henry-Whitehead domestic violence ministry

RICHMOND, Va.—How do an abusive childhood, Woman’s Missionary Union involvement and harp music merge into a ministry aimed at addressing domestic violence issues?

Baptist summer camp in rural Maine helps make campers’ faith “stickier”

FARMINGTON, Maine—Ann Lawrence, manager of Farmington Conference Center in rural Maine, knows the eternal difference that camp can make in the lives of young people.

Ohio Baptist women’s retreat and missions celebration invites women to pursue deeper relationship with God

SENECAVILLE, OHIO—Meshing the impact of Woman’s Missionary Union and women’s ministries, more than 110 women from across Ohio gathered Sept. 6-7 for the Ohio Baptist Women’s Fall Retreat and Missions Celebration.

Missions leaders in Alabama congregation seek to nurture “world hearts” in GAs and RAs

For Girls in Action at First Baptist Church of Guntersville, Ala., learning about global missions from GA leader Rosalie Hunt is a definite perk. In fact, Rosalie literally wrote the book on the history of Woman’s Missionary Union.

La WMU lanza un nuevo recurso misionero para las iglesias hispanas

(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) -  Misiones para Todos (Missions for All) es el nuevo recurso bilingüe y digital de la WMU para líderes misioneros de las iglesias hispanas.

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WMU Launches New Missional Resource for Hispanic Churches

(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) Misiones para Todos (Missions for All) is WMU’s new, bilingual digital resource for missions leaders in Hispanic churches.

WMU Launches New Missional Resources for Students

(BIRMINGHAM, Ala.) Missions Journey: Students is WMU’s new digitally-formatted resource designed to provide ongoing missions discipleship curriculum for all student groups and to empower them to discover their own roles as disciples of Jesus who live on mission. 

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