Recent News

Sports, games and the gospel
30-Jul-2012 | El Salvador

Over 2,000 people in San Salvador experienced Soyafest 2012, an event organised by a local church and OM El Salvador to entertain and share Christ.

Two years but not too late
25-Jul-2012 | Zambia

Construction begins for permanent Makwati School and church buildings. What began as a dream two years ago is starting to become reality.

My friends sell books for me!
20-Jul-2012 | Bangladesh

Selling books in Bangladesh can be somewhat hazardous but also surprising.

Transform participants challenged to 'get dirty'
17-Jul-2012 | International

Three hundred participants from 35 nationalities are gathered this week to prepare for one-week to six-month outreaches happening across the Mediterranean.

Challenging the Church in world missions
16-Jul-2012 | Taiwan

OM Taiwan will host its first Mandarin missions conference in August in hopes that people will catch the vision and get involved.

Test of  speed, testimony of  faith
13-Jul-2012 | Bangladesh

The sports team in Bangladesh takes the excitement of the Olympics to school children by handing out books in Bangla containing testimonies of godly athletes.

Eighteen couples legally married last month
13-Jul-2012 | Philippines

What was meant as a joke became a real celebration when Ronie Rotaquio and his long-time partner tied the knot, alongside 17 other couples.

Getting closer
10-Jul-2012 | Montenegro

OM Montenegro holds a programme for local friends to learn and talk about God.

New church started at Sunrise Village
10-Jul-2012 | Philippines

Alliance Christian Center held its first official worship service in early June and celebrated the baptism of eight new believers two weeks later.

Does God send hailstones?
06-Jul-2012 | Moldova

A group of teens seek shelter from the rain inside the Bus4Life and end up finding Jesus.

Strengthening the church through worship
05-Jul-2012 | Japan

Through contemporary worship, the OM team seeks to create an atmosphere of worship in which the younger generation in Japan can experience God.

Developing youth into future workers
04-Jul-2012 | Thailand

Only one per cent of Thailand’s 65 million people are Christian. OM develops young adults into future workers and leaders for local churches and overseas.

Birth of a Bible school
28-Jun-2012 | Caucasus

After recognising that no training was available for lay leaders, particularly those in house churches, workers planed the launch of a Bible school.

Pioneering ministry to international students
27-Jun-2012 | Singapore

Since February 2012, OM Singapore has looked at different ways to provide international students practical care and support.

Teaching spiritual and physical fitness
27-Jun-2012 | Ukraine

An OM Ukraine sports team member helps young Ukrainian women gain a healthier understanding and appreciation of the bodies God gave them.

Strengthening relationships through supper
26-Jun-2012 | Chile

In an effort to strengthen relationships with local churches, OM Chile recently held a dinner for local pastors that featured international flavours and testimonies.

Joy to a family in need
22-Jun-2012 | Guatemala

Workers deliver shoes to schools, bring food to the poor and help construct a kitchen for a family in the indigenous community of Chimaltenango.

Befriending neighbours
21-Jun-2012 | Australia

Teams all over Australia connect with their Muslim neighbours and share God’s love.

A is for antelope, Z is for zebra
19-Jun-2012 | Albania

OMers teaching Roma street kids how to read and write reward them for their hard work with a day at the zoo.

A practical tribute to Dave and Joy Thomas
19-Jun-2012 | United States

The OM Ships’ Thomas Guesthouse in South Carolina, USA, was dedicated to Dave and Joy Thomas, faithful members of OM Ships for 40 years.

About Recent News

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


Finland :: Esa Tuuri has driven the Bus4Life for four years.
Finland :: Inkeri and Suvi at youth festival ’Maata Nakyvissa’ in Turku, Finland.
Finland :: Shaun Rossi sits down for a minute after a church service in Espoo, Finland.
Ireland :: The staff of OM Ireland celebrated 60 years of OM International with Lawrence Tong, May 2017.
Ireland :: The cover of the latest magazine produced by OM Ireland, Pipeline
Central Asia :: A Central Asian woman displays the handicrafts she makes while living in a women’s shelter.
Central Asia :: A local believer distributes food to a homeless woman during a weekly outreach in Central Asia.
Central Asia :: A worker in Central Asia talks to a homeless woman begging on a pedestrian overpass.

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