The Bateman Family Batemans in Argentina Shawn Bateman, Misionary to Argentina September 18, 2018 "The Four Resolutions of Rev. W. E. Sangster" "The Four Resolutions of Rev. W. E. Sangster " We hope that God uses it to challenge you to do more for the cause of world...read more
I once read or heard that one of the greatest cultural barriers that missionaries experience is that of living in the city. Most missionaries have never really lived in a city in America; we mainly come from rural or suburban areasread more
Organization is vital to any army or war effort. Think about all the logistics that went in to the D-Day invasion. From the very top down to the last man everything had to be orchestrated and executed to the last detail. Organization always helps win the day!read more
I think one of the things that missionaries and pastors struggle with the most is not one that you would suspect. Perhaps one of the most difficult battles we face is time management, and it is because many of us have received little to no training in this area.read more
My family recently arrived back from the field after our term of language learning. We spent 23 months studying Spanish in Arequipa, Peru. I could write a book on our time there.read more
May I ask you a question? What would hold you back? What would hold you back from resigning and moving your ministry somewhere else?
In the last article (You can read it here) I wrote about the explosive growth of the early Baptists and how the relocating of pastors helped multiply churches in those early years. In this article I would like to make it a bit more personal.read more
The story of the Baptists in The United States has always fascinated me. The persecution that they experienced in the beginning, their fight for religious liberty, and their growth and prosperity is something to marvel at. Look at these numbers I found in Thomas Kidd’s book “Baptists in America” In 1776, there were roughly ten thousand Baptists in America. By 1800, there were one hundred thousand, and by 1848, there were approximately eight hundred thousand.read more
Missionary to Argentina
Shawn Bateman is a Christian, husband, father, and minister of Jesus Christ. He and his family are heading to Argentina to plant churches. Please consider partnering with us as we take the Gospel to Argentina!
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