Michael Smith

Gospel Truth Project in Nigeria

Bro. Barth in Nigeria continues the printing work of the Bibles Lessons and the Gospel Truth Publication. They send them out to seventeen congregations across seven states. From Bro. Barth: "I've…


Ghana Mission House-Bat Repair

After work was completed on the mission house in Ghana, bats were still making their way into the attic. I remember many a time hearing the bats above me when in my room there. A carpenter was hired…


Nigeria Chapel Construction (March 2021)

There continue to be a number of construction projects underway. We are thankful for the support of the saints that enables Africa Mission & Beyond to help the Church of God in various places…


Kenya Chapel Project Update (March 2021)

Funds have been sent to begin a chapel in Kitui county where a congregation has been worshiping in schools and outdoors under a tree for a few years. I have known the pastor for many years…


Malawi Maize Distribution

1500 more bags of maize were purchased and distributed to 1900 families the end of February. Some families received a partial bag due to shortages. We are so thankful for the outpouring of love and…


Gone to Glory

It is with a sad heart that I received news this week that my brother and African Father in the Lord passed from this life on Sunday, March 7, 2021. Bro. Fraide Naths-Igbanibo was a pillar in the…


Malawi Maize Distribution

We are very grateful to the Lord and to each donor who contributed funds to assist those who are suffering from hunger in Malawi. There are a number of contributing factors to the hunger which can…


Nigeria Chapel Construction Projects

It is always a blessing to inquire about needs in the mission field rather than to be solicited for help. Africa Mission & Beyond sent out an inquiry to the saints in Nigeria about current…


And the Gospel Is Preached: January 2021

As I looked over the pictures sent to me from Pakistan over the last month, the phrase, "and the gospel is preached" kept running through my mind. It is true that in mission work there are often…


Malawi/Mozambique: January 2021

It is planting time again! Due to governmental changes, the price of maize has remained stable, so storing the maize from our last harvest was not profitable. We sold 109 bags of maize and used…