Serving God in retirement

Looking for ways to serve God later in life? Get involved in what God is doing in East Asia, right from the comfort of home.
Elderly church members enjoying fellowship together at church in Japan

We believe God has a place in his mission for every Christian and every local church.

God gives us different gifts and experiences to use for him. Even if you’re retired, God hasn’t placed you on the shelf.

We’re passionate about providing the support and resources so believers in every stage of life find their part in this global plan.

Invest in a legacy of serving God in retirement and find a new purpose for your life.

Missionary? We’re just two accountants - Ken & Judy’s story  


God uses people with all kinds of backgrounds and at many different stages of life to help share the good news of Jesus with the peoples of East Asia. See how God used Ken & Judy when they went to Taiwan in their retirement.

People like Ken and Judy have unique gifts and skills to offer in some of the most needed missionary jobs. There are many ways to be involved and you’re never too old to be involved in missions.

Serving from home

Explorehow you can make a real difference in East Asia using your gifts and skills.

Going overseas

Explore opportunities to go and use your gifts and skills in East Asia for a few months up to a few years.

How it works

Find out more about the support OMF offers and how we can help you on the journey.

The Blessing of Faithful Prayer

Mr Kayanuma Yasuo shares about the leading an OMF prayer group in Tokyo in his retirement. 

A Postcard from Cambodia

What made Mike & Denise Woodward give up their jobs in England In their late 50s to spend three years serving in East Asia? 

Grandfather for a Week

Discover how Bryan found a short-term trip that suited him perfectly.

How Do We Care for Our Workers? 

A look at the support OMF provides to those serving overseas.