Across OM, we have a strong need for individuals gifted in administration to aid ministry taking place on the mission field. Those with administrative skills are needed in almost every facet of ministry to ensure that outreaches, meetings and programmes operate with efficiency, and that tasks, paperwork and coordination involved in organising people and events is accomplished with completeness and attention to detail. If this describes how God has wired you, consider here how you can use your administrative gifts to see more vibrant communities of Jesus followers established among the least reached.
The refugee situation is no longer headline news, but for the people involved the situation has changed very little. Around 6000 of men women and children are still in Serbia organized in Camps with less support than before.
OM Serbia is working one location, offering a spiritual help and social care.
We need someone to Assist the coordinator at the community center where OM does relational ministries The assistance will work under the oversite of the project coordinator to run and develop the ministry, oversee the OMers working in the Camp, and updating the team as to the needs and changes of the ministry. We are looking for someone who is: Called to work with refugees / Practical and hands-on / Organized /Able to stay calm in stressful situations / Adaptable, unflustered by unexpected changes / Clear communicators / Passionate about the gospel, but mindful about appropriate ways to share it / A driver’s license is very helpful (though not essential) / Fluent English speaker / Able to lead / coordinate a team in absence of the coordinator Previous experience working with arab/muslim peoples is helpful, as is Farsi/Dari/Arabic language skills, though they are not essential All members of OM Serbia are required to learn Serbian as part of their work hours, and to take part in the wider activities of the team when opportunities arise.
As soon as possible
Lidia's own ancestors came as refugees to what is now modern-day Serbia. Today she leads OM's humanitarian work at a refugee camp in Serbia, serving refugees from the Middle East and western Asia.
Jesus schenkte Slobodan einen neuen Anfang, als er schon nicht mehr damit rechnete je ohne Drogen leben zu können. Jetzt zeigt Slobodan den Roma in Croatien und Serbien, dass es einen besseren Weg gibt.
Jude, Projektkoordinatorin der OM-Flüchtlingshilfe in Serbien, beschreibt ihre arbeitsreiche Rolle und wie der Dienst von OM ein starkes praktisches Zeugnis der Liebe Jesu für Hunderte von Flüchtlingen sein kann.
Jude, project coordinator of OM's Refugee Relief Serbia describes her busy role, and how OM’s service can be a powerful practical witness of the love of Jesus to hundreds of refugees.
Slobodan never thought he could be free, but Jesus gave him a new start. Now Slobodan urges Roma in Croatia and Serbia that there is a better way.
During their visits in Serbia, Moldova and Montenegro the two MDT Love Europe teams had many experiences, as well as opportunities to share God’s love.