About

OM News & Information

OMNI is the news and information branch of OM. Our goal is to provide up-to-date news from the mission field, providing an accurate picture of what God is doing through OM to inform and inspire believers to greater involvement in world missions.

We seek to produce high-quality communication and media services, coordinate news efforts and provide support to workers on the field.

Writers and Editors

OMNI News is sourced from writers around the world, and edited by OMNI staff under the direction of managing editor This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Our Vision

We believe communication is a ministry, with a clear biblical basis. By telling of God's transforming power in the lives of people around the world, we glorify His name and invite others to participate in His work. We believe that good communication results in more people praying, giving and going for the glory of God and in fulfilment of the Great Commission.

Communicating about God's work brings glory to Him, reflects and promotes our unity, celebrates our diversity and provides a clear call to action.

"I will praise you, O Lord, with all my heart; I will tell of all your wonders." Psalm 9:1

Core Values

  • Knowing and glorifying God
  • Living in submission to God's Word
  • Being people of grace & integrity
  • Serving sacrificially
  • Loving & valuing people
  • Evangelising the world
  • Reflecting the diversity of the body of Christ
  • Global intercession
  • Esteeming the church

Statement of Faith

  • We believe that the Scriptures, both the Old and New Testaments in their original texts, are fully inspired by the Holy Spirit, without error, and are the final authority for the Church.
  • We believe that there is one God, eternally existent in three persons, Father, Son and Holy Spirit.
  • We believe in the absolute deity and full humanity of our Lord Jesus Christ.
  • We believe in His virgin birth, His sinless life, the authenticity of His miracles, His vicarious and atoning death, His bodily resurrection and His present mediatorial work in heaven.
  • We believe in the personality and deity of the Holy Spirit. We believe He gives life, He sanctifies, He empowers and comforts all believers.
  • We believe that man was originally created sinless. Tempted by Satan, man fell and thereby brought the whole race under the condemnation of eternal separation from God.
  • We believe that man is saved through repentance and faith in the finished work of Christ. Justification is through grace alone.
  • We believe that the Church is the body of Jesus Christ composed of all true believers. The present work of the Church is the worship of God, the perfecting of the saints and the evangelisation of the world.
  • We believe in the personal and bodily return of the Lord Jesus Christ to consummate our salvation and establish His glorious Kingdom.

OM's Mission

We want to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers among the least reached.

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International Update - Lawrence Tong

Curaçao :: Willemstad, Curaçao : (from right) Alex Osiadacz (USA) works on deck with Nathanael Scott-Perry (UK) and Aki Ikumi (Japan)
International :: Do you have a heart to serve others through hospitality? Are you someone who enjoys meeting meeting people from around the world? Check out OM’s opportunities to serve in the area of hospitality on www.om.org.
Zambia :: Children at Saikolo Community School being addressed by Rebecca one of the team members after giving them school uniforms.  The children were all smiles for the gesture.  School uniform were hard to acquire.
Malawi :: Teacher Catherine gives a student advice at Mbweni School in Chisopi, Malawi.
International :: OM Global Board member: Jon Seeley (Australia) served as Chairman of the Board for OM Australia from 2012–2017. From 1994–2000, he served as OM International Chief Financial Officer, after having worked with OM in Australia, Austria and Uzbekistan. Prior to his time with OM, he worked for Deloitte and Goldman Sachs. He holds a Master of Business Administration with Distinction from Lancaster University (UK) and, since 2010, he has been director of Seeley International Pty, Ltd., a global leader in the design and manufacture of air conditioning and heating products sold in more than 70 countries. He is also actively involved in the Alpha Course.
Russia :: Workshop “A Christian view on HIV and AIDS”
Costa Rica :: Children from the village of San Vicente participate in songs during the Christmas program Festival of Smiles.
International :: Do you have a heart to serve others through hospitality? Are you someone who enjoys meeting meeting people from around the world? Check out OM’s opportunities to serve in the area of hospitality on www.om.org.
Romania :: MDT-e3 group visits two old ladies and sing for them about The Lord
Curaçao :: Willemstad, Curaçao : Chief Engineer Richard Postles (UK) checks valves in the bilge with help from Phillip Masango (Zimbabwe).
South Africa :: Writing pens and paper.
Guyana :: Georgetown, Guyana : Children open their School Help Packs which they received from a Logos Hope team.

Partnership with Ministries and Churches

OM is an interdenominational organisation that highly values the local church. Every OMer is sent from and supported by their local church.

Internationally, OM seeks to encourage and resource the church, and where no churches exist, we aim to plant locally-led ones. OM also works closely with a number of other Christian organisations. In fact, many have sprung from OM over the last 50 years.