Missionary to the
Friday, April 04, 2014
Iloilo Baptist Church,
Iloilo City, Philippines
Rick Martin was
saved in 1972 while attending Ozark Bible College.
After graduating in 1974, he attended Hyles-Anderson College for two
years. He surrendered to go to the Philippines while attending
Pastorís School. After twelve months of deputation, he and his wife,
Becky, arrived in Iloilo City in October 1977 and started Iloilo
He founded Iloilo Baptist College the next year. Over 600 men
reached through Bro. Martinís ministry have started local churches
in the Philippines. Ten men have started Bible colleges and are
training other nationals to go out and start churches.
Several graduates have gone to foreign mission fields outside of
Philippines. Last year, Iloilo Baptist church averaged 4,330 in
He and his wife have been joined by their married children to
continue the work.
G. Steven Andres
Copyright - 1996 to 2010