50 years of ministry!
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50 years of ministry!

Here is a good word from David Wilson, who is reaching the 50th anniversary of his ministry in OAC. “We are living in troubling times, but if our trust is in the almighty God, there is nothing to fear. He is our refuge and strength. „When we sailed from New Zealand in 1967 to attend Columbia Bible College in the USA, we were given a scroll by the Director of OAC (I was a voluntary worker). Written on the scroll were these words:...

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Children’s ministries
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Children’s ministries

Jesus said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.’ Matthew 19 Since the start, OAC has considered teaching and reaching children to be part of its call. Beach missions were a significant part of the work in Australia, and continue to be so. This naturally developed into supporting and running clubs in churches and after school activities in the schools...

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Africa, our new zone
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Africa, our new zone

30 Then Philip ran up to the chariot and heard the man reading Isaiah the prophet. ‘Do you understand what you are reading?’ Philip asked. 31 ‘How can I,’ he said, ‘unless someone explains it to me?’ So he invited Philip to come up and sit with him. Acts 8 This passage which tells the story of the arrival of the gospel in Africa, highlights two needs, or three. There needs to be a desire to know God, which is surely present in Africa....

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OAC International Conference – Prayer need
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OAC International Conference – Prayer need

Cancelled! Every four years an international conference is held when leaders and other evangelists gather from around the world. We have tried to go to a variety of locations, so as to not overburden national works, but also choosing places where we can travel reasonably cheaply and also places which do not give too great difficulties with short term visa applications. This year should see such an event, and indeed much effort and...

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OACI in a viral world – International Day of Prayer
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OACI in a viral world – International Day of Prayer

If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land. OACI Prayer Day 2020 The past weeks have seen a virus spread faster and more extensively than ever before. If at first we thought it would be a repeat of Sars, which kept largely to the Far East of Asia, this one has leapt across...

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Open Air Evangelism, our flagship ministry
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Open Air Evangelism, our flagship ministry

At the very heart of OAC’s ministry around the world is Open Air evangelism. It is the opportunity to present the gospel in a brief, simple, but clear way, such that in a few minutes people can understand their situation before God, His solution to our problem and how we can know Him. Local teams go out regularly to the same places, where they know many people are passing. Some will gather and listen. with our board and/ or...

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