Recent News

Learning to plant churches
11-Feb-2016 | Nepal

OM Nepal empowers local believers to expand God’s kingdom by training them in church planting methods.

Growing before going
28-Jan-2016 | Germany

Mosbach, Germany :: New crewmembers participate in OM’s GO Conference in Mosbach, Germany before heading for the ship.

Rehabilitation through love and action
20-Jan-2016 | Russia

The church in Russia is facing a new threat-HIV/AIDS. OM Russia works in rehab-centres to show God's love and compassion.

Being the glue in Greece and beyond
11-Jan-2016 | Greece

In the midst of the refugee crisis in Greece, OM country leader says OM acts as ‘the glue,’ doing behind-the-scenes work to bond churches and...

OM Philippines celebrates 25 years of ministry
11-Jan-2016 | Philippines

OM Philippines celebrates 25 years of transforming lives and communities.

Recognising refugees as people
07-Jan-2016 | Greece

A long-term worker overseeing refugee relief work on Lesbos describes the people he’s met on the island, the chances he’s had to share his faith...

A tribute: Passion for the church and for those outside
06-Jan-2016 | South Sudan

The OM Middle East North Africa area feels the loss of OM South Sudan's beloved field leader, Rev. Iskander Loura Ali.

Restoration in Langtang
17-Dec-2015 | Nepal

A team helps families rebuild the village of Langtang, destroyed by a landslide caused by the earthquake.

TeenStreet Malaysia 2015 takes off
16-Dec-2015 | Malaysia

TeenStreet Malaysia 2015 was attended by over 350 teenagers wanting to draw closer to God.

Sharing God's Word through colouring books
11-Dec-2015 | Argentina

Team members in Buenos Aires see a hunger for God's Word in a children's home and start using Bible-story colouring booklets to teach the kids.

Certain hope in uncertain times 
11-Dec-2015 | International

To support relief efforts, OM has produced a small card to share the Gospel among refugees.

The least-reached in Europe
08-Dec-2015 | France

“I was not happy when the Lord told me to go to France,” recalls one American OM worker, who soon discovered Europe’s great spiritual needs.

Freed from the marketplace
01-Dec-2015 | Central Asia

A sex worker in Kazakhstan finds freedom in Christ.

The great missions challenge
19-Nov-2015 | Singapore

Pastors and missions leaders gather for an OM conference in Singapore on responding to missions trends across the world.

'We haven't eaten in three days'
13-Nov-2015 | Nepal

An OM worker in Nepal describes how the gasoline shortage in the country is affecting hundreds of thousands of people in drastic ways.

Armed with knowledge, now less vulnerable
11-Nov-2015 | Bangladesh

One woman’s risk of exploitation decreased when she learnt to read and write through OM's adult literacy programme in Bangladesh.

Finding refuge
05-Nov-2015 | Greece

Beyond providing basic relief items, one OM worker spends time with refugees passing through Greece, listening to their stories and hopes.

A New Testament in every household
02-Nov-2015 | Nepal

Teams distribute SD cards with New Testaments and other Christian resources to the 9,670 households in the remote district of Mugu, Nepal.

Arts on the road
30-Oct-2015 | Brazil

Around 30 artists take music, dance and drama to the streets of towns across Brazil to share God’s message of salvation with those they meet.

'I came to learn more about Jesus'
23-Oct-2015 | Nepal

Despite natural disasters and ongoing political turmoil in the country, the largest TeenStreet Nepal yet takes place from 20–26 October with 300 people.

About Recent News

Recent News provides up-to-date and topical news, stories and prayer requests from around the world.


Bangladesh :: Young children in Bangladesh are full of energy and life. Through education, OM Bangladesh provides children an opportunity to attend school and have hope for a better life.
Italy :: OM missionary raising awareness
Ukraine :: Adopted orphan in Ukraine having fun at the black sea during evangelistic camp for their new families
Ukraine :: Fun in the sun with volunteer, Aleksandra
Ukraine :: Tanya from Vinnitsa with two children who joined the new Sunday School initiative in a village in the province
Ukraine :: Joyful reaction of orphans during Easter program in Odessa Province
Ukraine :: OM Field Leader Wayne Zschech, plastic waste to energy
Ukraine :: Waste to resource: shredder Ukraine sustainable missions

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