Diaspora Returnee Ministries

East Asians on the move

God is behind an unprecedented move of peoples in the world today. East Asians on the move are seeking answers and following Jesus. Many are returning home, part of a mobile global mission force, being fruitful wherever God places them.

You can be involved wherever you live!

Returning Home With Christ

Many East Asians will return to the country of their birth. Before they return, will they be prepared to thrive as Christians back home?


Showing the love of Jesus comes in many shapes and sizes…

Kunthea’s Story: From Cambodia to Canada

Meet Kunthea - a young Cambodian lady who was sent to Canada by her non-Christian family to pursue higher education a few years ago. While here, she came to know Christ as her Lord and Saviour through the ministry of her Christian home-stay family. Since then, she has grown in her faith to the point [...]

Building Bridges and Witnessing to God’s Multi-cultural Kingdom

With increased migration and globalisation in recent decades, there’s been growing mixing of traditionally separate cultures. And there are growing numbers of multicultural people, whose parents belong to one culture but who have been brought up in another culture. And so they develop their own new forms of culture from a mix of the two. [...]

International Friends

Mission Round Table Vol. 12 No. 2 (May-Aug 2017): 40-43 Claire McConnell Claire is the Archivist at the OMF International Center in Singapore. Before coming to Asia she taught mathematics and science in a Northern Ireland grammar school. She has enjoyed introducing many international students to her wee part of the world. She loves hiking—especially [...]

Japanese Cultural Dynamics: Their Influence on Japanese Abroad and their Impact on their Return

Mission Round Table Vol. 12 No. 2 (May-Aug 2017): 36-39 Graham Orr With his wife Alison, Graham served in OMF Japan from 1993 to 2011, and has served with OMF Diaspora Returnee Ministries since 2013. He leads the Dublin Japanese Christian Fellowship and teaches on cross-cultural issues throughout the UK and Ireland. He is author [...]

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Explore the wide range of opportunities available to minister to East Asians on the move.

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Want to get even more involved?  Share Christ’s love with East Asians on the move or use your professional skills to support the team!

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