Brian Opre

About Brian Opre

Brian Opre is a graduate of The Master's Seminary (MDiv '09; ThM '13). In July 2013 he became a missionary with the Association of Baptists for World Evangelization (ABWE). He was ordained to the ministry by Grace Baptist Church, Wilmington, CA with help from the Independent Fundamental Churches of America (IFCA) in November 2015. Currently he resides in southern California, but is planning on serving as a missionary to Northern Italy beginning in late 2016. If you're interested in learning about his ministry, contact him at

Italy is Leaning

Unknown-1Italy, and much of Europe, fits in with most churches philosophy of missions better than many realize. There are a lot of churches today who want to focus on reaching unreached people groups. That’s great. But the old stereo type of unreached people only being in the villages or jungles of third world countries is gone. There are numerous villages in Italy with no evangelical witness.

In fact, the evangelical population in Italy is around 1%. Further, since the Catholic Church doesn’t use the Bible much, if at all, people don’t have the opportunity to hear about Christ unless missionaries are sent.… Continue reading