Here's all the latest news from our overseas and homeland missionaries around the world. You can also find out more about events taking place within the UK as well as forthcoming opportunities to serve with OMS.
19 August 2012
“At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, ‘I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.”
18 August 2012
Thanks to some friends, who generously lent us their holiday cottage in a village in the south western coast of Scotland, we enjoyed a wonderful week relaxing as a family.
We discovered 2 beautiful beaches almost completely for ourselves, we built sand and shell castles, visited three ancient...
18 August 2012
Olympic Games in Glasgow
The fever of Olympic sports reached Glasgow earlier than the inauguration in London.
Hampden Park welcomed the football players of Colombia and Korea on the 25th of July (the birthday of my home city, Guayaquil). The next day early in the morning two trains took us to a that very same place....
07 August 2012
A blessed weekend !
This past weekend, we were so privileged to welcome our friends from Nelspruit, South Africa. I (Melvin) met Steve and Liz Lambert (pictured at the end of the table) back in 2005/6 when I once visited their church. At each turn in the road, their friendship and help has been such a blessing to...
04 August 2012
At 2510ft above sea level, Croagh Patrick mountain is the most important Catholic pilgrimage in Ireland.
According to Christian tradition, St. Patrick went up the sacred mountain at festival time in 441 AD. After fasting at the summit for 40 days, he banished all the snakes and demons from...
02 August 2012
‘Business on the beach’
Well I think you’ll agree Nisha and Anya are very cute and are really enjoying their ice lollies, but we have a different subject matter this week……
Thank you for all those that were praying for the meetings I had last week with our field director, David. And to those of you who...
26 July 2012
Rock of Horeb camp, Spain
Camp Prayer Tower
Is there a special place where you have met with God and He has spoken to you? A place whose memories warm your heart? Rock of Horeb camp in Spain is just such a place to hundreds of Spaniards. The camp is a beautiful facility located 60 miles east of Madrid which serves the...
26 July 2012
South Wales/South West England OMS Regional Day
Saturday 29th September 2012
Newbridge Pentecostal Church
Golden Grove, Newbridge, Gwent. NP11 4FE
Meetings at 3.30pm & 6.30pm (refreshments provided between meetings).
Jonathan & Esther Heath (S.Pacific) – afternoon meeting
Sandor Szabados (Hungary)
25 July 2012
Coming or going!?
Since our last blog, we have made two trips as a family, I (Melvin) have been to visit our work in Mocuba in the north of Mozambique, we have been blessed with visitors from Northern Ireland, we helped host a church leaders’ retreat and I (Melvin) had the privilege of being at a conference...
24 July 2012
Holiday Bible Club
The last 5 days have been energetic, fun, fast-paced, exhausting and exciting all at the same time! We had between 25 and 30 kids coming to the Holiday Bible Club each day and we are certain God was speaking to the kids and parents during that time. The kids were both those of street mums that we...