A role for networkers and organisers, to keep communications clear and build up effective ministries to support refugees.
In serving refugees, OM works both independently and in a supporting role to other organisations and local churches. We need someone to oversee the threads of these different projects: this role involves building/maintaining relationships with organisations and NGOs involved in work with refugees, and overseeing and managing the work, as well as developing new projects.
Projects curently include relief of practical need (clothing, food, etc), camp visits, children’s programmes, language lessons, downtown centres and more.
You will need:
• Clear communication skills, both spoken and written
• To be able to work well in across-cultural context
• Networking skills
• Organisational skills
• Diplomacy and patience
• Fluent Greek or English and willingness to learn the other language
• Experience in ministry
As soon as possible
Si Dios puede hablar a un creyente de la fe nacional, y moverlo a cruzar continentes para compartir el amor de Jesús con otros refugiados, a pesar de los peligros y las dificultades, ¿qué más podrá Él lograr con más obreros preparados para tomar los mismos riesgos por el evangelio?
If God can speak to a national faith believer, and move him to cross continents to share his love for Jesus with other refugees, despite dangers and difficulties, what more might He achieve with more workers prepared to take the same risks for the gospel?
Lila from Argentina wanted to go on a mission trip, but always had a reason not to. Then she found the opportunity to serve refugees.
Lila de Argentina quería ir a un viaje misionero, pero siempre había alguna excusa por la cual no hacerlo. Luego se le dio la oportunidad de servir a refugiados en Grecia y África del Norte por dos meses y dio un paso de fe.
Fion Lau, from Hong Kong, shares about her year serving with OM in Greece.
OM seeks to love refugees like family members through starting sports ministry and cooking meals in camps.