As a missional people, First Baptist Lethbridge supports and are actively involved with God’s mission both locally and globally.
Short Term Mission
Beginning in February 2016 we have launched a partnership with Canadian Baptist Ministries to do short term mission trips to Cuba. For details of CBM’s work in Cuba, click here. Interested in being part of the team? Contact Stephen Reynolds (firstname.lastname@example.org) .
For the past several years we have done inter-generational short term missions to Chapalla, Mexico.
Long Term Mission
We support the mission and ministry of people, from our own congregation, who are in long term mission work:
- Andy & Barbie Paterson, Auditor/Manager, SIM (Serving-In-Mission), Thailand
- Lisa Ratzlaff, SIM (Serving-In-Mission), Zambia
Through our denominational mission partner, Canadian Baptist Ministries, we have partners-in-mission:
- Bruno and Kathleen Soucy, Latin America
- David and Suzannah Nacho, Bolivia
- Tim and Kallie Hutton, Bolivia
Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM) is the global mission efforts of Canadian Baptists from coast to coast – including us!. Through global and national field staff in over 14 countries, CBM seeks to create lasting change in the name of Christ through grassroots leadership development sustainable community development, pioneer outreach, and global discipleship.
Canadian Baptist Ministries also coordinates emergency relief after disasters. When disasters happen, they work with national partners to get relief – quickly and effectively -to those most in need. After a disaster, donations can be made immediately through CBM.