OM Ships International

is a non-denominational Christian organisation dedicated to sharing knowledge, help, and hope.


Where is the ship now?

Our ship Logos Hope is currently visiting
Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines

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    50 years since setting sail!

    Ships :: The Ship Ministry marks the 50th anniversary of Logos' first voyage.

    • Dancing into the arms of Jesus

      Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines :: Meet another member of Logos Hope's crew, who shares her journey to the ship and how her faith has been strengthened, despite the challenges of the coronavirus pandemic.

    • What it means to be 'called'

      Kingstown, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines :: Crew hear from speakers helping them consider how they may serve God with their future.

    • Seeing children's faith grow

      Ships :: The experience of the Benn family (South Africa) in an unpredictable first year of service on board Logos Hope.

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    50 years of God's faithfulness

    OM is celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of the Ship Ministry.

    The first vessel, Logos, was purchased on 15 October 1970; the realisation of a vision that had been several years in prayer and planning.

    George Verwer first shared his outlandish idea at a prayer meeting in Bolton, England, in 1964. He had been thinking there must be a better way to support OM's emerging work in India and the wider region that didn't involve dangerous, months-long road journeys in battered vans laden with literature. Air travel was too expensive. But a ship could house lots of people, transport books and vehicles while also being a platform to host events and a base from which to minister in communities.

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    The ships

    Since 1970, we have operated four different ships...

    • Logos Hope

      Logos Hope was officially launched in February 2009.

    • Doulos

      Doulos was purchased in 1977 and sailed for OM Ships until early 2010.

    • Logos II

      Logos II was purchased in 1988 and completed her service in July 2008.

    • The first Logos

      OM's pioneering first ship, Logos, was purchased in 1970 and sailed for 17 years.

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