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

Your home country:

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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Factor: A Discipleship Experience Winter 2021

For three months, participants will spend time diving into God’s word together in the mornings and will assist in ZavCentre upkeep (cleaning, dishes, maintenance, etc.) in the afternoon. Participants will also meet with individual mentors each week and will have the opportunity to rub shoulders with volunteers and missionaries from around the world.

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Gap Year Challenge into Mission - Winter block

At OM’s rural base in Shropshire, you’ll spend time living in community with other students. Alongside teaching and discipleship, as social distancing measures allow, there will be team building expeditions in Snowdonia, and evangelistic outreaches in the UK and around the world.

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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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Spring ELCO 2021 Jan - April

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. When you finish the programme you will be much more confident and capable of communicating in English. You will have many opportunities to talk in English to local people and experience community activities in daily life and as you attend local churches.

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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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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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MDT e³ - Missions Discipleship Training Eastern Europe Extreme

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 Ireland

MDTs exist to DISCIPLE and EQUIP believers for missions, as we SEND them to be involved in
seeing vibrant communities of Jesus followers among the least reached being established.

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Summit - Hiking the Himalayan trails (5m)

When you join Summit for five or nine months, a significant part of your time is spend in the mountains. Treks are varying in length from one to three weeks. While travelling in pairs through the villages, you will hand out books, share the gospel and sleep at local homes! You can pray for people and encourage and support our local workers. Time spend on trek will help you see, and be a part of, what God is doing to expand His Kingdom to the least reached peoples of the Himalayas.

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Summit extreme - Reaching the Himalayan Plateaus (5m)

When you join Summit, for five or nine months, a significant part of your time is spend in the Himalayan plateaus, at high altitudes and in restricted areas. While travelling in small groups through the villages we build relationships, share the gospel and sleep at local homes. Pray for people who never had a chance to hear about God’s love. Time spend on trek will help you see, and be a part of, what God is doing to expand His Kingdom to the least reached peoples of the Himalayas.

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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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OM Ships Florence STEP (MARCH)

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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Olympic Outreach

Olympic Festival and Paralympic Festival
Sharing the gospel with the lost
Children Vacation Bible School
Play simple sports with children
Sharing salvation testimony
Supporting local missionaries and believers

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Factor: A Discipleship Experience Spring 2021

For three months, participants will spend time diving into God’s word together in the mornings and will assist in ZavCentre upkeep (cleaning, dishes, maintenance, etc.) in the afternoon. Participants will also meet with individual mentors each week and will have the opportunity to rub shoulders with volunteers and missionaries from around the world.

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Gap Year Challenge into Mission - Summer block

At OM’s rural base in Shropshire, you’ll spend time living in community with other students. Alongside teaching and discipleship, as social distancing measures allow, there will be team building expeditions in Snowdonia, and evangelistic outreaches in the UK and around the world.

Read more

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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OM Ships Florence STEP (JUNE)

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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Disaster Response Training - OM IDR

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.

The training will cover topics such as:

  • Humanitarian principles
  • Sphere standards and the cluster Approach
  • Teamwork in emergencies
  • Humanitarian logistics
  • Emergency needs assessments
  • Security and communications
  • Decision making in emergencies
  • Personal health in emergencies
  • Working with the UN, NGO's and host governments
  • Working with the media in disasters
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OM Ships Florence STEP (JULY)

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 Summer 2021

For three months, participants will spend time diving into God’s word together in the mornings and will assist in ZavCentre upkeep (cleaning, dishes, maintenance, etc.) in the afternoon. Participants will also meet with individual mentors each week and will have the opportunity to rub shoulders with volunteers and missionaries from around the world.

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STEP OUT 2021- Conference Only

A: Asia mission trips
B: bilingual mission conference
C: cross culture experience
D: discipleship training

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OM Ships Florence STEP (AUGUST)

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
Read more

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
Read more

Factor: A Discipleship Experience Autumn 2021

For three months, participants will spend time diving into God’s word together in the mornings and will assist in ZavCentre upkeep (cleaning, dishes, maintenance, etc.) in the afternoon. Participants will also meet with individual mentors each week and will have the opportunity to rub shoulders with volunteers and missionaries from around the world.

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