Austria

Church Planter

Do you have a passion for Jesus and share our desire to see vibrant communities of Jesus followers established? In partnership with the Austria Training Center (ATC) as well as with churches and denominations it is our goal that communities of at least 50 Jesus-followers per 5000 inhabitants are started throughout Austria.

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Requirements

• Personal integration on site and contextualization of the good news among the least reached in Austria (secular population, remote areas, immigrants)
• Development of disciples, who in turn make disciples
• Building up and co-leading a church planting team of local Christians
• Establishing sustainable, self-supporting and local church structures
• Networking with other church planters and churches in Austria
• Passion and basic understanding of church planting among the least reached
• Basic theological training (not absolutely necessary)
• Perspective and passion for long-term living and working in Austria
• Pioneer and initiator in a humble, serving and learning attitude
• Team, leadership and communication skills (language: German)
• Initiative and flexibility
• Patience and perseverance, even if there are no visible results for a longer period of time
• Church that approves of and supports your ministry

Start Date

As soon as possible

Commitment Length

As long as possible

All jobs/opportunities on this site are unsalaried. Most people joining OM have to raise financial support to cover their living expenses, usually through gifts from home churches and other supporters.

Photos from Austria

Stories from Austria

Praying into God's promise

Hanna prays for more people on her team and trusts God, even when it takes more than seven years to clearly see His answer.

Letting Jesus serve

“Jesus loves each one of us so much that He wants us to let Him serve. He can remove the splinter, even if the process takes time. It comforts me to think it’s not all down to my own efforts. Jesus is able to do what I cannot do alone; He cleanses, heals, restores and gives grace. That gives me hope for myself and for others,” says Inger.

Un corazón para las artes

Rachel usa sus tres pasiones: la evangelización, los idiomas y la música, para alcanzar a las personas en Austria a través de las artes.

Heart for the arts

Rachel uses her three passions of evangelism, languages and music to reach out to people in Austria through the arts.

Beyond the Easter bunny

In partnership with local churches, a team shared the good news of Easter through music with all kinds of people in Austria.

The joy of Easter at a fitness centre

Easter is a popular time for outreaches in Europe. Stories from last year inspire this year's team.