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Boe Paw De, whose family came to the U.S. as refugee from Myanmar, sits with a couple of children during worship services at Worcester Baptist Church in Worcester, Mass. More than 20 refugees who attend the church come from Myanmar, a country first reached with the gospel by Baptist missions pioneer Adoniram Judson in the 1820s. View Story | Download Photo
Burmese members (from Myanmar) of Worcester Baptist Church in Worcester, Mass., eat at a church fellowship meal. Many of them can trace their gospel conversion back Baptist missions pioneer Adoniram Judson. Judson was born about 60 miles away in Malden, Mass. View Story | Download Photo
A Japanese pastor preaches to homeless men and women in Yoyogi Park in Tokyo. Every week, between 80 and 100 homeless people show up for sidewalk chapel in the park to eat a free meal and hear the gospel. View Story | Download Photo
IMB missionary Mark Bennett welcomes a homeless man to sidewalk chapel in Tokyo's Yoyogi Park. To be homeless in Japan is to become practically invisible, so for the 80 to 100 homeless people who show up each week, it makes an impression for Mark to greet them by name. View Story | Download Photo
IMB missionary Mark Bennett and Ryu, a formerly homeless man, meet in Tokyo's Yoyogi Park for Bible study. At one time, Ryu was suicidal, but now he has hope in Christ and is discipling other men to follow Jesus. View Story | Download Photo
Connie Roark grasps hands with residents of the Austin homeless encampment to pray for Thursday's evening meal. View Story | Download Photo
Residents arrive at the Austin homeless encampment on foot, by public transportation or in their own cars. They set up camp in the empty vehicle bays, erect tents outside or sleep in their vehicles. View Story | Download Photo
Katie Wood (center) coordinates the children's ministries at Hope Church in Brunswick, Maine. Katie's missions education at a Baptist church in New England prepared her for the role she and her husband now have as church planters in Maine. View Story | Download Photo
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. View Story | Download Photo
Serving lobster to a visiting missions team, Katie Wood noted, "I grew up in New England so I have a special, special heart for New England itself." View Story | Download Photo
There are 8 million French Canadians, and only 40,000 believe in Jesus. For the most part, they have grown up without church, and most of them approach life from a secular perspective. But IMB missionaries say they believe if the people of Quebec could really hear the Gospel, they would respond. View Story | Download Photo
Not many people in Quebec, Canada, know Jesus, but they are searching for answers. IMB missionary Robert Pinkston (center) spends his days trying to engage them in conversation, and he says he is encouraged by how God is softening hearts and rescuing souls there. View Story | Download Photo
Robert Pinkston (left), an IMB missionary in Quebec, Canada, talks with a young Quebecois man who serves as a partner in the work. Most Quebecois, including this national partner, grew up without church, and most approach life from a secular perspective. But Robert and others are hoping to change that as God softens hearts to the Gospel. View Story | Download Photo
A group of young Christ followers in Quebec meets to talk about their faith -- a rarity in a place where less than 1 percent of Quebecois believe in Jesus. But they, with the help of IMB missionaries, are working to reach students on Quebec's college campuses, which are known as some of the darkest in North America. View Story | Download Photo
IMB missionaries Robert and Sharon Pinkston (right) invest their lives in engaging students on Quebec's college campuses, which are some of the darkest in North America. Many are atheist, but the Robert and Sharon believe if the people of Quebec could really hear the Gospel, they would respond. View Story | Download Photo
Richard Ross View Story | Download Photo
Peter Yanes preaches at a Filipino community church service held in a Philadelphia park. Prior to becoming an interim pastor in 2018, Yanes served as a NAMB church planting catalyst with the Baptist Convention of Pennsylvania-South Jersey. View Story | Download Photo
Peter Yanes has been named executive director of Asian American relations and mobilization at the Southern Baptist Convention Executive Committee. View Story | Download Photo
(Left to right) Christian, Shekinah, Irene and Peter Yanes View Story | Download Photo
IMB missionary Carlton Walker shows volunteers an Army Air Force (AAF) fabric map of Japan during a training event that was hosted in preparation for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. The map belonged to his father-in-law, who served as a pilot during World War II. Carlton used the map as an illustration to encourage the volunteers to consider the opportunities they will have to share the gospel during the Olympics. View Story | Download Photo
Reform of the criminal justice system and ministry to prisoners both provide important opportunities for Christian involvement, panelists said at a Southern Baptist-sponsored forum in Nashville. View Story | Download Photo
"Most hymnbooks include only three verses of ['Silent Night's'] original six: But, for me, some of the little-known verses are actually the best ones. And I'm hoping to showcase these at our Christmas concerts this year," Keith Getty (left) says. View Story | Download Photo
Volunteers pray over gifts during packaging process. View Story | Download Photo
David Jeremiah View Story | Download Photo
South Carolina Department of Corrections personnel look over bags of gifts, ready to be distributed. View Story | Download Photo
Completed bags of inmate gifts wait for distribution. View Story | Download Photo
Volunteers package gifts at Saint Andrews Baptist Church. View Story | Download Photo