OMF is serving the church, sharing the gospel. OMF partners with 2,500+ workers from over 40 nations to serve more than 100 East Asian people groups.
From Hudson Taylor and the C.I.M to our current ministry as OMF, see how God has been at work globally to bring East Asia’s people into his kingdom.
Sending is a team activity. We partner with churches, local organisations and other mission agencies to place people to serve.
We support the growth of the East Asian church, serve its communities and take the good news of Jesus to people that have not heard it.
For further enquiries and to find out what's happening in your local area, contact your nearest OMF Centre.
OMF continues to develop awareness, support & training to better care for missionary families. Find out more about our commitment to Child Protection.
East Asian people are as diverse as the region's landscape. Each country is unique while possessing resilience and beauty. Learn more about East Asia now.
We'll journey in mission with you as you discover some of the ways you can be part of God's global mission to reach all nations with the gospel.
Meet like-minded Christians at our mission events where you can ask questions, be equipped and make new friends.
Find out the latest upcoming events near you
Your prayers for the world make a real difference. Prayer has and continues to be at the heart of our efforts to share the good news of Jesus.
Serve Asia is OMF’s short-term missions programme for those who want to serve East Asia’s peoples for up to 12 months.
With millions of people in or from East Asia having no opportunity to hear the good news of Jesus, there are many opportunities for Christians to live and serve
Your prayers, financial support and friendship can provide essential help needed for OMF workers to flourish in cross-cultural work.
Use your skills and passion for cross-cultural mission with our Australian or overseas teams.
Explore OMF’s library of mission resources designed to inform and inspire those seeking to learn about God’s call to missions.
Prepare for mission in a changing world by being shaped and directed by God’s Word.
Visuals that communicate at a glance about East Asia and missionary life and practice.
Prayer walk tips and prayer guides for East Asia’s countries and peoples.
Ministry video updates from across East Asia to share with your friends, family and church.
OMF shares the good news of Jesus Christ in all its fullness with East Asia’s people. Join with us as we pray for God’s work among them.
Mission books in English, Chinese and Korean available from our bookshop and library.
Billions is a magazine with a focus on OMF International's mission work in East Asia.
News & Stories /
August 19, 2022
Return ticket: Tomoki's journey to faith
Tomoki first came to the home of OMF Diaspora Returnee Ministries workers in Japan with a group of fellow Japanese students who had studied in the USA together. He wasn't sure he could believe everything in the Bible. Soon things changed for Tomoki.
Seeking Christ away from home: three Vietnamese Christians' stories
Many of Vietnam’s 97 million people have very few opportunities to hear of Jesus. Yet those who travel overseas often have more opportunities to hear the gospel and then bring it back to their homeland. Meet three people who have done just that:
News & Stories /
August 15, 2022
Lost in Translation: “Live a life that allows God to change”!!
Have you ever wondered why missionaries need to spend so much time
learning another language? Many people think that it’s simpler to just
speak English with Thai people. “Surely enough Thais can speak
English by now,” they say. “Why can’t we...
Good books point us back to the author and perfecter of our faith. Here are some ways you can use books in mission.
Be inspired, encouraged and strengthened. Good books pull at your heart, fill your mind with ideas, and compel you to innovative action.
Send books as gifts for your friends, family, church. Practical tips and page-turning missionary stories are great books to share. And we all love getting gifts in the mail!
Go long and read books that tell the story of God’s hand at work over time, how seemingly insignificant, unconnected moments build into long-term impacts.
Discover what missionary life is really like from a book that covers a lifetime with its highs, lows and in-betweens; its disappointments, surprises and miracles.
Persevere in faith as you read about how people pushed through hard times, about unfamiliar ways of living and thinking, about how God answered prayer.