31 episodes

Stories of how the gospel is spread among the people of East Asia, interviews with those who have crossed cultures to share the good news, and discussions that will equip and inspire you in your evangelism wherever you are. Visit www.omf.org/uk/podcast for more information

The Serve Asia Podcast OMF International UK

    • Religion & Spirituality
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Stories of how the gospel is spread among the people of East Asia, interviews with those who have crossed cultures to share the good news, and discussions that will equip and inspire you in your evangelism wherever you are. Visit www.omf.org/uk/podcast for more information

    Paul's Khmer Language Mishap - Architect of his own embarrassment

    Paul's Khmer Language Mishap - Architect of his own embarrassment

    Sometimes it is best to just admit when you don't know. Paul found this out the hard way when trying to build work relationships in Cambodia. When trying to build friendships and sharing the gospel with people from another country one of the biggest hurdles can be language. How do you make yourself understood? Even with hours of practice it can sometimes feel impossible. In this third language mishaps episode hear from Paul about his embarrassing conversation  with one of the deans of the university he was working in

    • 7 min
    Natch's Japanese Language Mishap - Are we nearly there yet?

    Natch's Japanese Language Mishap - Are we nearly there yet?

    When learning a new skill are you ready to be corrected? To laugh off your mistakes and keep trying? When making friends in a foreign country one of the biggest hurdles can be language. Even with hours of practice it can sometimes feel impossible. In this episode we hear from Natch about a time he accidentally ended up being rather rude to new friends he was sharing a long journey with.

    If you’ve got questions or feedback we’d love to hear from you, get in touch:
    Instagram: @ServeAsiaPodcast
    Email: uk.podcast@omfmail.com

    • 6 min
    Litsa's Language Mishap - Bahasa Melayu it's all Greek to me

    Litsa's Language Mishap - Bahasa Melayu it's all Greek to me

    When trying to build friendships and sharing the gospel with people from another country one of the biggest hurdles can be language. How do you make yourself understood? Even with hours of practice it can sometimes feel impossible. In this episode we hear from Litsa about an occasion when she unfortunately got her words muddled up when trying to befriend her Malaysian neighbours.

    If you’ve got questions or feedback we’d love to hear from you, get in touch:
    Instagram: @ServeAsiaPodcast
    Email: uk.podcast@omfmail.com

    • 8 min
    Discover: Taiwan - Family, Spirituality, and Festivals

    Discover: Taiwan - Family, Spirituality, and Festivals

    In the fifth episode of the Discover series, we learn more about the beautiful country of Taiwan. From its high-tech and forward-thinking cities, to its colourful festivals, and the people's deep spirituality, Taiwan is full of interesting stories! But how can we show God's love to Taiwanese people? And how can we pray for the Taiwanese church?
    One exciting way to join in with what God is doing in the world is to learn more about his heart for the nations. This is exactly what the Discover series is all about. We would love for you to join us as we learn more about Taiwan!

    If you’ve got questions or feedback we’d love to hear from you, get in touch:
    Instagram: @serveasiapodcast
    Email: uk.podcast@omfmail.com

    • 41 min
    Discover: Thailand - Land of Smiles, Opportunities, and Hope

    Discover: Thailand - Land of Smiles, Opportunities, and Hope

    In the fourth episode of the Discover series, we learn more about the vibrant country of Thailand. From its wonderful scenery and food, to its deep sense of community, and the people's strong cultural identity, Thailand is full of interesting stories! But how can we start to share God's love with Thai Buddhists? And what might we be able to learn from the Thai church?
    One exciting way to join in with what God is doing in the world is to learn more about his heart for the nations. This is exactly what the Discover series is all about. We would love for you to join us as we learn more about Thailand!

    If you’ve got questions or feedback we’d love to hear from you, get in touch:
    Instagram: @serveasiapodcast
    Email: uk.podcast@omfmail.com

    • 40 min
    Discover: Cambodia - 'Loyalty, Community, and God's church'

    Discover: Cambodia - 'Loyalty, Community, and God's church'

    In the third episode of the Discover series, we learn more about the wonderful country of Cambodia. From its difficult recent past, to its deep sense of community, and the people's friendliness, Cambodia is full of interesting stories! But what are some practical ways we can share God's love with Cambodian people? And how can we be praying for the Cambodian church?
    One exciting way to join in with what God is doing in the world is to learn more about his heart for the nations. This is exactly what the Discover series is all about. We would love for you to come and join us as we learn more about Cambodia!

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

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4 Ratings

4 Ratings

ECK518 ,

Great Podcast!

The podcast is an awesome podcast that provides great interviews and discussions about the work God is doing in East Asia through OMF and the indigenous churches

Bekka4Disney ,

Thoughtful and Informative

I learned so much from this podcast! The questions were well thought out and answers really opened my eyes to the realities of mission work. Would definitely recommend to friends and family.

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