Upton in Nagaland, India, February 2014
Upton in Ukraine
From left: Kasprov Mykola (vice president), Komendant Grygoriy (President, Bible Society, former President, Baptist Union), Kiev Mayor’s deputy, John Upton, Nesteruk Vyacheslav (president), Antonyuk Valeriy (First vice president), Igor Bandura (vice president, the external mission).
Upton at Pope Inauguration 2013
Upton in Ghana January 2013
BWA President John Upton spoke at the Ghana Baptist School of Ministry first graduation service in January 2013 and preached at services in Baptist churches.
Upton in Malaysia
Upton attended and spoke at the 8th Asia Pacific Baptist Federation congress in Malaysia from September 4-8, 2012
Beeson Divinity School
Birmingham, Alabama, USA
BWA President John Upton visited Russia in March where he met Kirill I, Orthodox Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, met Baptist leaders, and attended a prayer breakfast.
Upton, 2nd left, is at the prayer breakfast with other Baptist leaders: From left, Vyacheslav Starikov of the Russian Association of Independent Evangelical Churches, Vyacheslav Kolesnikov, a businessman and a Baptist, Vitaly Vlasenko of the Russian Union of Evangelical Christians-Baptists, and Vyacheslav Nesteruk, president of the All Ukrainian Union of Associations of Evangelical Christians-Baptists.
Next picture shows Upton and other members of the Baptist delegation meeting Krill I.