A local worker in God’s harvest

03 OCT, 2016 | NEAR EAST Nicole James Before the Daesh (ISIS) offensive to annihilate the Yazidis in 2014, the people group remained largely unknown and “unreached,” according to long-term worker [...]

Caring for 5,500 Orphans

20 DEC, 2016 | NEAR EAST OM International “Religion that is pure and undefiled before God, the Father, is this: to visit orphans and widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from [...]

Running at full capacity: Evangelicals serve refugees in Lebanon

Running at full capacity: Evangelicals serve refugees in Lebanon 07 FEB, 2017 | NEAR EAST Nicole James Gaining eternal hope Maya* traveled to Lebanon after being wounded by a sniper in her home [...]

Reaching out to refugees

Reaching out to refugees 13 APR, 2017 | TURKEY Nicole James Close to home The picture broke her heart. Although the image of Aylan Kurdi, the three-year old Syrian boy who drowned September 2, [...]

Friends through football

Friends through football 09 JUNE 2016 | SERBIA At the end of April 2016, after nine months of ceaseless activity working amongst refugees at the Serbian border, the local OM team learnt that the [...]

Justice for refugees

Justice for refugees Nicole James “What does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.” – Micah 6:8 (NIV) Early OM outreaches [...]

Armed with knowledge, now less vulnerable

11 NOV, 2015 | BANGLADESH OM International Imagine living in a world obscured by meaningless symbols. Then one day a small door of understanding opens as you slowly start to decipher their [...]

The Impact of Education

Teachers benefit too Rehana* is one of the starter-primary school teachers, for whom an OM school has changed her life. Rehana’s husband is a day labourer, so they had no regular income. This [...]

Breaking the cycle of poverty

17 APR, 2015 | BANGLADESH OM International As Hema* worked behind her noisy, dusty weaving loom she watched girls her age and younger heading off to school. Working day after day, she dreamed of [...]

A young girl’s struggle

28 MAY, 2015 | BANGLADESH OM International Through OM Bangladesh’s starter-primary schools over one thousand boys and girls are given the chance to get an education. Though the school opens doors [...]