Abide in Christ Mission Teams

Abide in Christ Missions in Action

"Expect great things from God!
Attempt great things for God!

Abide in Christ is a faith ministry dependent upon the Lord and Bible believing Christians to provide free of charge Bible teaching ministries to build up His church and to reach unbelievers for Jesus Christ.  Mission Statement 

Abide in Christ, Inc.
P. O. Box 17921
Hattiesburg, MS 39404-7921


Missions Index

NEW Peniel Theological Seminary Riobamba Ecuador

NEW Revitalizing a Shuar Church in Ecuador

NEW Preaching the Gospel at the Devil's Nose Ecuador  PDF

NEW Personal Evangelism in the Banana Capital of the World   PDF

NEW Quichua Pastor's Conference on Sound Doctrine   PDF

Abide in Christ Baptist Church Esteli, Nicaragua

Annual Quichua Pastors Leadership Conference Riobamba, Ecuador    PDF

A Fruitful Harvest by Abide in Christ Evangelism Team in Nicaragua   PDF

Continuing Theological Education in Ecuador     PDF

Divine Encounter in Guayaquil

Study to Show Your Self Approved of God in Ecuador  PDF

Seminary Extension in Guaranda, Ecuador    PDF

Workmen Approved of God     PDF 

Quichua Pastors and Wives'Conference 2012    PDF

Teaching Evangelism by Doing It   PDF

Miskito People Evangelism Training in Nicaragua PDF

Where Would You Begin?   PDF

Power of God to Salvation of Quechuas   PDF

Key Word Studies Doctrine Conference in Santo Domingo, Ecuador

Hunger for God's Word in Ecuador 

UPDATE Sowing and Reaping in Nicaragua   PDF 

Dr. John Howell's Evangelism Team Report on Ecuador

Pastor's Conference with the Quechuas in Riobamba, Ecuador August 2011    PDF 

Quechua churches in Riobamba, Gatazo, and Jipijapa, Ecuador in  June, 2011    PDF

Born to Multiply in Santo Domingo, Gataso, San Bardardo, and Guayaquil, Ecuador    PDF 
Evangelism Workshops in Wiwili, San Juan de Rio Coca, and San Raphael de Norte    PDF 

Ministry to Quechuas

Construction of new Baptist Mission Ocotal, Nicaragua    PDF 

Construction completed in Danli & Zapotillo - Evangelism Training in Teupasente

Powerful Personal Witness for Christ Over 500 Personal Decisions

Evangelism Workshops in Chachapoyas Peru

Evangelism Training in Nicaragua 2010

Las Crusitas Bible Institute in Honduras and the city of Talanga

Evangelism  Workshops four cities in Nicaragua

Evangelism Team in Lepaterique, Honduras

Evangelism Workshops with Nicaraguan Baptist pastors in Ocotal

Evangelism Team Witnessing in Danli and Zapotillo

 Evangelism and Construction Team Danli & Zapotillo January 2009

Evangelism Team in Palacaguina, Nicargua

Door-to-Door Evangelism Team at Las Acacias report by Dr. John Howell

Church that Meets in Pablo's House

Two New Missions Completed in Honduras

God at Work in Two New Mission Starts in Honduras

Evangelism Conference in Nicaragua

Gospel Outreach in
Regions Beyond

Medical Dental Evangelism and Church Growth

Graduation of Students
New Mission Churches

Preach the Gospel in Season
and Out

Mission Outreach in Danli, Honduras

Biblical Preaching & Teaching Course - Follow-up on Zapotillo

Baptist Mission Started in Zapotillo, Honduras

God in a
Cigar Factory!

Children's Bible Classes in Danli, Honduras

Baptism of new believers in Danli, Honduras

Bible Institute Courses by Extension

Juan Alberto Herrera's Testimony

First Bible Institute Course taught at Danli January 2005

Seminary Extension Courses in Managua, Nicaragua



Who are we?

La Esperanza

La Brea



San Francisco

Deaf Community



San Lucia

Tererro Blanco

El Playon de Paz

Report by Rex Henderson

Christian Missionaries and Missionary Christians
by Tom Ascol


"We never test the resources of God until we attempt the impossible"
-- F. B. Meyer


"We must do something!

Expect great things from God! Attempt great things for God!" -- William Carey,
father of the modern missionary movement.


"Anything God has ever done He can do now. Anything He has ever done anywhere, He can do here! Anything God has ever done for anyone He can do for us" - A. W. Tozer

Non-profit faith based Short-term Volunteer Mission Projects designed with a clear focus on church planting in rural areas of the world.

I Saw God Do It!
Wil & Ann Pounds

Advancing the Gospel in New Frontiers in Nicaragua

Personal evangelism in Esteli Nicaragua
Jerry sharing Christ in Nicaragua

"For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all men" (Titus 2:11).

Abide in Christ trains church lealdes who have a passion to open new doors in rural areas of Nicaragua.

Jerry Starnes and Wil Pounds taught personal evangelism and went door-to-door with members of abide in Christ Baptist Church in Esteli, Nicaragua. Over a hundred individuals made first time decisins for christ during the two weeks of ministry with Aristides Bustillo.

Home church meeting in Esteli Nicaragua
Jerry preaching at Abide in Christ Baptist Church, Esteli, Nicaragua

Jerry began the first week preaching an excellent message on Ephesians 2:1-10. Abide in Christ began this new ministry two yeas ago with Aristides. It meets int he garage of his rented home.

Sunday during the day, Wil taught new material on Jehovah's False Witnesses in Aristides' church. Sunday night we began a three day evangelism conference at Emaus Baptist Church.

At Nueva Guinea, near the Costa Rican border, I taught personal evangelism to an enthusiastic, well-educated group of church leaders from several communities.

Small group Bible study Emaus Baptist Church Esteli Nicaragua
One of the small groups studying eternal security at the evangelism workshop at Emnaus Baptist Church in Esteli.

Emaus Baptist Chruch Esteli Nicaragua
Evangelism workshops held at Emaus Baptist Church.

Personal evangelism demonstration
Aristides and a pastor's daughter giving a demonstration on personal evangelism.

Abide in Christ personal evangelism in San Pedro Nicaragua
Mother and daughter accept Christ as their Savior in the rural community of San Pedro. This is a mission of the Abide in Christ mission in Esteli.

Nueva Guinea Nicaragua Abide in Christ evangelism training
Some of the leaders from 7 churches studying personal evangelism at Nueva Guinea.

Nueva Guinea Baptist Church Nicaragua
Abide in Christ personal evangelism training in Nueva Guinea.

Personal witnessing in Nueva Guinea Nicaragua
Two pastors from Abide in Christ evangelism class sharing Christ with a woman vendor on the street.

Abide in Christ personal evangelism training in Nueva Guinea Nicaragua
Abide in Christ evangelism training participant sharing Christ with a man.

Abide in Christ personal evangelism training in Nicaragua
Two pastors in Nueva Guinea witnessing to men on the street.

We held a workshop for several churches at San Carlos on Lake Nicraragua near the Costa Rican border.

Abide in Christ evangelism training San Carlos Nicaragua
Abide in Christ evangelism training at Mount Sainai Baptist church in San Carlos, Nicaragua.

Abide in Christ evangelism training at Monte Sinai Baptist Church San Carlos Nicaragua
Mount Sinai Baptist Church, San Carlos, Nicaragua.

Come go with us ... to Abide in Christ personal evangelism training somewhere near you.


what you can do

Partnership missions give you an opportunity to become personally involved in what God is doing in world missions.

Pray daily for the work in Honduras, Nicaragua, Ecuador.

Give financially.  We are a faith mission and are dependent upon your financial gifts. Please pray about becoming involved in the support of our mission. "As long as the Lord provides I will give $25  $50  $100 $___ a month."

Current Needs:

q     Pastor and Church Leadership Training Ministry in Ecuador.  Each trip costs approximately $4,000 and covers airplane tickets, room and board, rent for truck, gas, local workers, textbooks and food for students.

q     Pray for evangelism saturation teams to do door-to-door evangelism and rallies at night.

q     Pray for scholarships for Peniel Seminary students in Riobamba, Ecuador.

q     Pray for Evangelism Workshops with Nicaragua Baptist pastors.

q     Pray for wisdom to know where the Lord is leading to conduct evangelism workshops, and where to focus teaching ministry. We have been asked to return every three months and teach Ecuador pastors.

q     We are presenting one-day, three-day weekend, and one week Evangelism Workshops for pastors and church leaders in churches in Latin America. 

q     Pray for Alberto & Nancy Copa

Alberto Copa Director of Peniel Theological Seminary Riobamba Ecuador

Alberto Copa with his wife Nancy

Alberto is a pastor and leader in the Quechua Evangelical Churches in Chimborazo Province, Ecuador. He is Director of the Peniel Theological Seminary in Riobamba, Ecuador. He has over 20 years' experience pastoring bilingual churches in Ecuador. He and his wife are both graduates of an evangelical seminary in Bolivia.

q     All gifts to Abide in Christ are tax deductible under IRS 501 (c) (3) tax exempt status.

Abide in Christ, Inc.

P.O. Box 17921
Hattiesburg, MS 39404
(601) 408-9874
Wil & Ann Pounds
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