Who We Are

Who We Are

ABWE is an unaffiliated, independent Baptist missions agency.

What We Do

What We Do

ABWE follows Christ’s command to make disciples among all the “ethne” (people groups) everywhere.

What We Believe

What We Believe

ABWE is determined, under God, to be a spiritually empowered family of servants committed to glorifying Him.

Our Leadership
Jim and Sterling O'Neill

Dr. Jim O'Neill began his presidency in 2013 after serving as a missionary, a mentor and a leader in Christian education.

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Our History
Ms. Ellen Martien, co-founder of ABWE

In 1927 Dr. Raphael Thomas, having served for 25 years in the Philippines, resigned from his denominational mission board because they pressured him to cease evangelizing. Others shared his passion for evangelism and church planting and soon a new Baptist mission was born.

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Home Office

ABWE’s International Administration and Training Center is located on 137 acres in suburban Harrisburg, PA, high on a hill with a breathtaking view of the Susquehanna Valley. The home office staff, about half of them volunteers, provide the services needed to maintain the vital linkage between local churches and their missionaries around the world.

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Since 1927, ABWE Ministries, Inc., has been governed by a self-perpetuating board made up of men and women from a variety of disciplines with diverse and extensive ministry and business leadership experience. They are representative of, and share a commitment to, the vision and values of ABWE’s missionaries and their supporting churches.

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Explore Our World

Learn more about the regions and countries where ABWE serves.
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ABWE


717.774.7000 PHONE
717.774.1919 FAX

Shipping/Mailing Address

PO Box 8585
Harrisburg, PA 17105

Street Address

522 Lewisberry Road
New Cumberland, PA 17070