OM Celebrates 60 Years

OM is celebrating 60 years in 2017. Weekly over the course of the coming anniversary year, we are presenting 60 defining moments that have shaped OM into what we are today.

Being a go-fer for George Verwer
17-Jul-2017 | International

George Verwer's go-fers have been impacted by the OM founder's life and witness.

Bringing Christ to the youth of Hungary
12-Jul-2017 | Hungary

The impact of baseball on young people’s lives in Hungary goes far beyond learning how to play a new sport.

Freeing the Dalits
04-Jul-2017 | India

In 1988, it became evident to leadership that OM needed to respond to the hundreds of millions of poor and marginalised in India, specifically the Dalit-Bahujan people, or ‘untouchables’.

Doulos: a platform for peace in Papua New Guinea
27-Jun-2017 | Ships

In 1999, national bitterness and divisions were set aside on board Doulos, which facilitated an historic reconciliation after conflict in the Pacific islands.

Using your professional skills in missions
18-Jun-2017 | International

Passion for equipping the Body of Christ leads OM to recruit professionals to be part of seeing more vibrant communities of Jesus followers among the least reached.

Reflecting Him in their world
12-Jun-2017 | International

From OM’s first TeenStreet in 1993, with 56 people, to its 23rd conference in 2016, with about 4,000, TeenStreet inspires teens around the world into true relationship with Jesus.

A family to children at risk
05-Jun-2017 | International

OM works with marginalised children all over the world, caring for and empowering the next generation.

‘Train our young people!’
29-May-2017 | Russia

OM offers Russians intensive Bible and ministry training, along with opportunities to live among unreached people to share the gospel and plant churches.

Reflecting diversity in leadership
22-May-2017 | International

Recognising and supporting national leadership has been an important part of OM’s international development around the world.

Love Europe: Revamping summer outreaches
09-May-2017 | International

The first Love Europe was a milestone in OM history, with 7,000 gathered for a conference in Germany before moving into Communist, Muslim and urban Europe to share the gospel.

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