Hello Church! There are two opportunities to volunteer and serve this Saturday, the 18th.
1. Soup Kitchen Homeless Ministry meets at 10 AM by Seoul Station, exit 12. The ministry ends at about 2:30 PM
2. Myungjin Orphanage Ministry meets at 10 AM by Gubeundari Station, exit 2. The ministry ends at about 1230 PM
Save the Date!
We will be having an All Servants' Retreat on August 24-25 for those who are serving in the OEM community.
This is a planning & preparation retreat as we enter into the 2018-2019 season.
Join the church as we prayer walk through the Hongdae University Town area. Known as one of the major social and entertainment hubs of Korea, we want to partner with God through prayer in lifting up this highly influential district that shapes the cultures, the values, and the expectations of the next generation.
Meet us at 7:00 PM, Friday, August 3 outside Exit 3 of Habjeong Station (Green/Brown line).
Join the church as we prayer walk Mapo Bridge which has the highest concentration of suicide attempts in Korea to pray life and hope for Korea. Korea's suicide rate has been the highest among developed nations for the past 10 years, with almost 43 people choosing to end their lives every day.
Meet us at 7:30PM, Friday, July 6 outside exit 2 of Yeouinaru Station (Purple Line).
OEM will send Christmas gifts to our missionaries and support our Local Justice Ministries partners with their Christmas outreaches. Please join us in supporting and encouraging our overseas missionaries and LJM partners.
Mark your calendars for OEM's annual Thanksgiving Banquet! This year's Thanksgiving Banquet will be on Sunday, Nov. 19 at Dragon Hill Lodge on the Yongsan U.S. Army Base. The U.S. Army Base requires security clearance so we need people to register early. Please make note of the registration deadlines below - especially citizens of some restricted countries.
We look forward to gathering together and giving thanks to our God.
Nov. 19, 2017
Dragon Hill Lodge, Yongsan U.S. Army Base
Adults (12y.o. and up): 35,000won
Children (5-11y.o.): 6,000won
Children 4 and under: Free
Restricted Countries Deadline: October 22 (Please see below)
Regular Deadline: November 5
For September's Friday Night Prayer, we will be praying for the new school year that has just begun. Join us as we pray over our children, teachers, and schools. On Friday 22nd, we will go to Global Christian Foreign School to pray.
Meet us at the school by 7:30PM or in front of the KT Olleh store at the north corner of Hannam Intersection (the 5-way intersection) by 7:15PM.
Join OEM's Women of Wisdom this fall for a weekend of sisterly fellowship, inspiring worship, and life-changing word of God. Sign up today! Registration Fee is 60,000 KRW (10,000 Non-refundable deposit). For more information and to register, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
For September's Friday Night Prayer, we will be praying for the new school year that has just begun. Join us as we pray over our children, teachers, and schools.
On Friday the 8th, we will meet in the OEM Office for prayer and on the 22nd go to Global Christian Foreign School at Hannam to pray.
Save the date for the OEM Picnic which will be held in the Ssang Yong Park in front of the SBG Campus on Saturday, September 9 at 1:00pm-4:00pm. Every family member and friend of OEM is welcome to join us for time of fellowship. Cost is 5,000 won per person. Please RSVP to help us with the food preparation.
Emails were sent out to everyone who registered on Wednesday, so please check your email! In case you did not receive the email for any reason, here is some important information for everyone!
We have been praying and preparing that our hearts will grow in surrender and spiritual worship through this retreat. We hope you come with expectant hearts.
For those who are taking bus, there will be two departure time as you have signed up, 7PM and 10PM, at Seobinggo Station, Exit 1. Please arrive by 6:50 PM or 9:50PM, 10 minutes prior to the departure time at the latest.
For those who are coming straight to the retreat by car, there will be an information desk ready in the main building. Public transportation is available from Nambu Express Terminal to Yangji Jungryuso (양지 정류소) by bus, but the operation time is limited.
Click Here for Retreat Site Public Transportation Info:
Acts 29 Vision Village Address:
62 Chugyero, Yangji-myeon, Cheoin-gu, Yongin-si, Gyeonggi-do
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Buses will be leaving from Acts 29 Vision Village at 11:30AM and will be returning to the Seobinggo Station. For those who did not sign up for the bus yet, you must sign up at the retreat if you plan on taking that bus because space is limited.
What to bring:
- Toiletries (Please bring your own shampoo, conditioner, toothbrush, toothpaste, and bath towel)
- Extra clothes
- Comfy shoes
Contact Person: For all general enquiries, you can contact Lena Kim at 02-3215-3684 or email@example.com
If you have any questions at all, please email or call!
We are excited to see you at the retreat and expecting great things from our great God! Blessings!
OEM Retreat Committee
Pastor John Piper is coming to Korea!
He will be speaking at a series of events in Seoul starting Friday. Some require registration and fee so please check the link and the schedule.
The main event is the Desiring God Conference on May 29-31 (Mon-Wed) at Onnuri Church's Yangjae Campus. This event is focused on equipping pastors, seminarians, and church leaders - but all are welcoming! There is a 10,000 won fee for this 2-and-a-half-day event.
Sign up link: https://docs.google.com/…/1FAIpQLSfnA6nXhs5HoiwGK…/viewform…
The evening sessions (7:30PM, Mon-Wed) are open to the public at no cost.
Pastor John Piper will speaking in the morning (10:00AM) and evening sessions (7:30AM) on Monday and Tuesday.
On Wednesday, Pastor John Piper will be speaking at Busan for the final part of the Conference, but it will be simulcast to the Yangjae Onnuri Campus at 7:30PM.
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