Short-term Missions Trip
Out of the Comfort Zone Asia 2016 - INDONESIA_Bandung (2 weeks) (Malaysia)
Welcome to the diverse, vibrant and eclectic world of Asia.
Approximately 4.4 billion people, or 60% of all the people in the world, live in this region and is one of the world's most populated places. Major religions include Buddhism Confucianism or Neo-Confucianism, Taoism, Chinese folk religion, Shintoism, Shamanism, Hinduism, Islam and more recently Christianity. With great political diversity, it is shaped by communism, democracies, dictatorships, monarchies and republics. This region has some of the poorest and neediest countries in the world and is prone to many natural disasters include floods, earthquakes, tsunamis, bushfires, typhoons and mudslides. At the same time, the area also contains some of the fastest growing economies in the world.
With some of the world's most unreached people, and millions untouched by the transformational impact of the gospel. East Asia has huge challenges for missions.
Out of the Comfort Zone Asia is a short term mission programme that provides exposure, experience and equips you to take the Good News to Asia. You will first attend the OCZ Asia conference held in Malaysia before stepping out on a 10-day mission trip to Indonesia. For more information on the spiritual climate of Indonesia, please check out - http://www.operationworld.org/indo
Sat, 09th July: Arrive at KLIA/klia2 (airports), Malaysia before 2pm (if possible). All participants will have dinner together before the first programme starts.
Sat, 09th - Wed, 13th July: In addition to the main sessions, group discussions and team building activities, different workshops, as well as cross-cultural awareness night, prayer night, communion and 'Sending Off' service are planned. The conference will end on 13th July evening.
Thu, 14th July: In the morning, outreach participants will leave for airport to fly to their outreach destination.
Thu, 14th - Sat, 23rd July: Outreach in Indonesia.
Sat, 23rd July: Depart Indonesia for home (late morning)
Indonesia is a multicultural country with over 300 different cultures and over 700 languages, spread out into 17,508 islands. There are many who need to hear the good news in the ways they can understand. You will experience working with God in different cultures. The outreach will include: prayer walk, personal evangelism, English teaching, and community work.
- Community Outreach
- Teaching English
- Friendship Evangelism
- Prayer Ministry
- Practical Work
You are required to have a basic understanding of English language.
A moderate but comfortable guest house
Local Indonesian food will be served. Be ready to enjoy the food served for the team.
Participants are responsible to arrange your own flights: Home country - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Indonesia - Home country.
OM Indonesia representative will travel together with team to final destination.
Participants will need to be in good health. If you have any health issues, please let us know.
Malaysia visa: most countries can get tourist visa upon arrival. However, please check in advance with your local embassy or online at www.kln.gov.my/web/guest/requirement-for-foreigner
Indonesia visa: please check on the website - www.indo.com/tplan/visa.html
Conference/outreach fees cover accommodation, meals, training materials and ministry.
Please note it does not include your flight from your home country - Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Indonesia - home country; visas, insurance and personal spending money.