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Ukrainians Ministering in Czech Republic

CZECH REPUBLIC: When the war in Ukraine began, the vice-president of Irpin Bible Seminary, Dr. Andrew Grenok, was able to leave Ukraine and settle as a refugee in a small town in the eastern Czech Republic. A local church there was taking care of many Ukrainian refugees. The church did not have a pastor to…

Kenya Africa

KENYA, AFRICA: Conferences took place beginning in 2022 in Tanzania and Kenya! Jonathan Burnham was joined by his son, David Burnham, and son-in-law, Alex Levit! We are so thankful to Lincoln Chirochiewa for his leadership in bringing this together! It was a privilege to see these faithful African men! Enjoy this video of them singing…

Ukraine Updates April

We have prepared a recent update for our ministry leaders in Ukraine. The devastation is immense, and the loss is unimaginable. BMI has conducted ongoing ministry for over 50 years in Ukraine and Russia. We are doing what we can to help because of many of you who faithfully pray and give! CLICK HERE TO…

Ukraine War Update

As you probably know, Ukraine is suffering an incomprehensible tragedy. While the world watches, their people are being tortured by the incredible assault instigated by Vladimir Putin. You may know that we have worked in Russia and Ukraine for over 30 years!  We have many ministry partners and friends in both countries.  Jonathan Burnham travels…

Jonathan Burnham Back on the Road and New Russia Director

RUSSIA, UKRAINE, BELARUS With careful planning and caution, Jonathan has begun traveling again. He conducted five conferences this fall in Ukraine, Russia, and Turkey. Multiple training events are planned throughout 2022. In January, Jonathan will hold 3 events in Africa. Our Regional Directors, Ministry Partners, and Women’s Ministry Directors have also been busy this year,…

Women’s Ministry Updates 2021

BMI has developed a special curriculum for women focused on mentorship.  Women are included in all of our training as well as special courses designed for women.  In Turkey this year, we brought together women from Ukraine, Belarus, and Russia to introduce this curriculum. South Asia:  The pandemic has increased the scope of Rita Kabo’s…

Africa Regional Director and Updates

BMI has a new Regional Director for Africa!  Medical doctor, Dr. Lincoln Chirochierwa, will be introduced further as the year goes on, but he will begin his new role in January. Lincoln was trained as a medical doctor in Kharkov, Ukraine, and attended Vitaly Sorokun’s church while there. Vitaly mentored him, and they are special…

South Asia and Nepali Diaspora 2021 Updates

Rev. Sonam Kabo is the BMI Regional Director for South Asia and the Nepali Diaspora populations.  Sonam’s wife, Rita, is the BMI Women’s Ministry leader for that region, and she is also the Principal of Elim Kid’s Academy, the Christian school in Kathmandu.   Despite the Pandemic, Sonam and Rita have been very busy with…

SE Asia 2021 Highlights

Dr. Joshua Nguyễn is the BMI Regional Director for SE Asia. He conducts ministry in the entire region – Laos, Myanmar, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia, and the Philippines. Several months ago, Joshua, his wife, and his children were all infected with Covid. Joshua was sent to the hospital, and Linh, his wife, and his children had…

Eastern Nepal BTMP

September 2021 EASTERN NEPAL: Rev. Sonam Kabo is beginning the BMI Biblical Training and Mentoring Program (BTMP). Twenty leaders from twenty different regions of Eastern Nepal will participate! Nepal is beginning to open up from COVID-19; however, online training is still the safest method of teaching as the country is still seeing much illness.