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The purpose of missions at Fairview Baptist Church is to fulfill the Great Commission by evangelizing the lost, discipling believers, and equipping servants.




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VBS – Day 1

It seems like every year brings more excitement as I prepare for the week of VBS.  I have directed the 3rd grade for many years and have been blessed with opportunity to invest in the lives of the boys and girls while being blessed beyond measure by each special one. Read More…

No Words

There are a few times in life we find ourselves in those moments that words cannot define.  For me, it seems many of those come as I have the blessing of serving on the mission field.  God continues to show me amazing things about His grace and mercy.  Often IRead More…

Innocent of the Blood

    How do you measure the success of a trip?  There are several ways. Brother Breck asked us on the first day of the trip how many people would need to get saved for the trip to be considered a success? Most answered one. The correct answer is zero.Read More…

Seize the Day

Today was an incredible day. We began the day by returning to the same factory that we visited on our first day of clinics. The factory owners asked us to return because they wanted to bring in some of their employees from their other facility to come through the clinicRead More…

Friday, May 22 (From Mission Team)

The work began today with our brothers and sisters at a local orphanage in the morning. We went in small teams to the orphanage. Most of the children were preschoolers. Our job was simply to “love” on them. Each person was reminded of the simple truth that Christ loves usRead More…

Father’s House on the Roof

We had a great day in clinic yesterday.  We worked in a lamp factory where the owner was a follower.  She had built a beautiful Father’s house on the top of her factory that was hidden from the view below.  She also had a “talking to the Father” room thatRead More…

East Asia Team

The team has landed safely and will begin work soon. Continue to keep the team in your prayers!

From Widow to Bride of Christ

It is our warmest day in the city and we continued today with two teams at work. The team that was I the cool refreshing mountains yesterday returned to work in the immediate area around the HMM compound. We continued the futball camp in the morning with another great group.Read More…

Happy Mother’s Day

Happy Mother’s Day and Hola from Barahona, Dominican Republic!!! We had a great trip in yesterday. The ride up the coastline was breath taking. We had an opportunity to tour the market this morning and see how the locals provide food for each other and money for their families. ItRead More…

Distilled

If I could describe this week with one phrase (you know I can’t do it with one word J), it would be “a concentrated or distilled version of the body of Christ.” All ages are working together to meet the needs of the team (making hundreds of peanut butter &Read More…

"He is no fool who gives up what he cannot keep to gain that which he cannot lose." Missionary and Martyr Jim Elliott