Dates listed for the following opportunities may not reflect current travel restrictions or general health recommendations for your country, due to COVID-19.

Short term mission trips

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Love Africa Campaign

As the annual OM Africa missions conference in Kabwe, Zambia, Love Africa is an opportunity to hear stories from African missionaries and realize the possibilities that exist on the continent. Drawing 500-800 participants from many different countries around the world, Love Africa offers African church pastors a challenge to mobilize their churches for the advancement of God’s kingdom, and international churches a challenge to see opportunities to partner with their African brothers and sisters.

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MDT Love Europe - Missions Discipleship Training

Are you eager for more of God and desire to grow and experience His working in and through you? MDT Love Europe is a foundational Discipleship course to help you grow as a believer. It prepares you for a lifetime journey of following Christ and equips you to be His Ambassador to the nations.

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OM Ships Florence STEP (SEPTEMBER)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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2020: September Prayer Journey to the Arabian Peninsula

Many people take holiday each year. But what if they could use their holidays for something more meaningful? On this one-week prayer journey you will see exotic places, wet your feet in missions, steps on various cultural toes, meet interesting people and do something worthwhile.

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Loving Elderly Ukrainian Jews - Rivne September

Sharing the love of Christ with elderly Jews in Ukraine.The crisis and war have increased the price for food and groceries, so most retired people cannot afford quality living on their small pension. Many of them are too old and have reduced mobility, they need others to take care of them. This is an opportunity for you to practically show the love of Christ to the elderly Jewish people of Ukraine. It’s an amazing option to be a real blessing for the Jews who desperately need to be taken care of.

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MDT UK - Missions Discipleship Training

Are you ready to live your life for Jesus, discover God's purpose for your life and join an adventure that will impact you and the world around you?

Then MDT is for you!

Expand your faith, see God at work and discover missions in an urban context.

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Autumn ELCO 2020 Sept-Dec

You will be part of a group of English students from around the world, learning about English and mission for about 20 hours over 5 days a week. Lessons are taught at Pre-Intermediate and Intermediate levels by well qualified English language teachers. Small class sizes allow lots of personal help from teachers. Other sessions are taught by people experienced in mission and ministry. Our teachers will help you improve your speaking, listening, reading and writing skills, also developing your grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.

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Kids 'n' Things Academy

OM UK’s Kids ‘n’ Things ministry was established over 20 years ago, with the aim of presenting the Christian message to primary school age children in the UK. This has been done through two main types of outreach, using creative skills such as puppetry, drama, music, conjuring and storytelling. At Christmas and Easter, the team presents professional-quality theatre-style performances in primary schools, with the aim of clearly presenting the Christian meaning behind these important festivals.

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OM Ships Florence STEP (OCTOBER)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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Factor: A Discipleship Experience Fall 2020

Factor is a three month volunteer discipleship experience in Belgium, the heart of Europe. This program is a portal for exposure to world missions, the chance to make a difference through practical service and to be personally discipled. Opportunities to travel to the Netherlands, France, Germany and Luxembourg are possible as part of the mentoring program.

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Bringing Hope to Fatima - October 2020

With Portugal’s strong ties to Roman Catholicism, the anniversary of the reported apparitions of the Virgin Mary in Fatima is a huge event in the country. During the week there will be an estimated 500,000 devout Catholics arriving to offer prayers and worship to Mary. These people are lost and need to hear about the saving power of Jesus! Will you come and share the hope you have in Portugal?

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Luke 24 Journey (Oct 2020)

The Luke 24 Journey will start with teaching and input through a biblical and chronological teaching that focusses on Jesus through the Old and New Testament. (Luke 24:27). Then we will also discover together our Identity and Destiny in Christ. (Luke 24:31-35) It is also part of the journey that we will equip participants in order to hear the voice of God and minister to others. Thereafter there will be an outreach to apply what has been learned. (Luke 24:47-49)

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Disaster Response Training

The Disaster Response Training (DRT) is an intensive simulation-based course that will give you an overview of the Disaster Preparedness and Response sectors. The DRT will help you develop your transferable skills with a view to using them in relief work, while equipping you to deploy in support of OM’s disaster responses as part of our volunteer register.

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OM Ships Florence STEP (NOVEMBER)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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Loving Elderly Ukrainian Jews - Rivne November

Sharing the love of Christ with elderly Jews in Ukraine.The crisis and war have increased the price for food and groceries, so most retired people cannot afford quality living on their small pension. Many of them are too old and have reduced mobility, they need others to take care of them. This is an opportunity for you to practically show the love of Christ to the elderly Jewish people of Ukraine. It’s an amazing option to be a real blessing for the Jews who desperately need to be taken care of.

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Creative Kids Ministry in Portugal

Creativity, passion, engagement with children and endurance will be key features of your time in Portugal! Come support local OM ministry workers in reaching out to children during the kids program at an annual food festival.

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LOGOS HOPE STEP Opportunity - STEP IV 2020

the STEP (Short Term Exposure Programme) is a unique opportunity for young people to serve God on board the ship.

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2020 Fall Prayer journey: AP

Many people take holiday each year. But what if they can use their holidays for something more meaningful? In the process they will see exotic places, wet their feet in missions, steps on various culture toes, meet interesting people and do something worthwhile.

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2020 Prayer Journey: Israel

Many people take holiday each year. But what if they can use their holidays for something more meaningful? In the process they will see exotic places, wet their feet in missions, steps on various culture toes, meet interesting people and do something worthwhile.

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OM Ships Florence STEP (DECEMBER)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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OM Ships Florence STEP (JANUARY)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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LOGOS HOPE STEP Opportunity - STEP I 2021

the STEP (Short Term Exposure Programme) is a unique opportunity for young people to serve God on board the ship.

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Inspiro Arts Alliance - Incarnate 2021

Incarnate is an artist’s journey of discipleship, theology, and cross-cultural ministry. Grow in your skill as an artist and understand the significance of your artistry in God’s eyes. Learn the theology of creativity and arts in the kingdom of God. Develop an approach for engaging the world through your artistic skill – particularly as a cross-cultural servant to the least-reached and marginalized.

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Mission Discipleship Training Eastern Europe Extreme (MDT e3)

Do you hunger for more of God and desire to be used and grow in your giftings, for His glory? At MDT e³ you will experience how God calls ordinary people to do extraordinary things as you step out in faith and grow in your relationship with the Lord and experience being His hands and feet to the nations. MDT e³ is a partnership between Moldova and Romania with training time spent in both countries. All instruction will be taught in English.

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MDT Caravan 2021, Turkey

The MDT Caravan 5 month discipleship programme is an awesome opportunity for participants to connect with the least reached at the same time that they grow in their faith and their relationship with God and others.

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Summit - Hiking the Himalayan trails

Join us for five months, nine months or two years. You will see and be a part of what God is doing to expand His Kingdom to the least reached peoples of the Himalayas. Trek into remote areas, pray for people, encourage our local disciple makers and share the gospel. You will learn about the church, different religions and yourself.

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OM Ships Florence STEP (FEBRUARY)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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The 4997 project - into the Himalayas

Join us for The 4997 project. Put your faith in action and climb up to a 4997 metre Himalayan peak for the least reached! Experience OM’s ministry in a Himalayan region first-hand, increase your awareness and raise finances for the work of OM among those that have never heard of Jesus.
Each trekker is expected to raise funds; our aim as a trekking team is to raise £15,000 towards the work of OM in the Himalayas among those that have never heard of Jesus.

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Inspiro Arts Alliance: Songwriting Workshop Teaching Team

Inspiro Arts Alliance, a ministry of OM, works to encourage indigenous worship around the world. As a team, participants will partner with those in country to facilitate a songwriting workshop, bringing believing musicians together from various language groups within the target Asian country.

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OM Ships Florence STEP (MAY)

During this 2-3 month program participants will:
• Serve in our Ministry Center sorting & packing books. Other service opportunities are available on an individual basis depending on the person’s expertise.
• Participate in the OM Ships Florence team life and interact with our international OM missionary staff
• Experience the American culture and have the opportunity to visit one or two nearby cities (Charleston, Myrtle Beach, Charlotte)
• Improve their English (if appropriate)

  • Visit local churches and/or participate in a local church
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