The International Mission Board launches new efforts to address historic shortage. Most Ugandans assume Southern Baptist missionary George Smith is one of them. They talk to him and his wife Geraldine, who are African American, like they’re talking to one another, they said. Anglo missionaries, on the other hand, tend to be “a spectacle,” said Smith. “They draw a crowd.” Through 20 years of ministry in Africa with the Southern Baptist Convention’s International Mission Board (IMB), blending in with locals has afforded the Smiths distinct ministry advantages—from freedom to call local believers “on the carpet” in sermons, as Smith puts…