Counties Evangelism Training programme
OAC News
June 28, 2021

Counties Evangelism Training Programme

OAC was recently contacted by Counties and asked to provide some street evangelism training for the participants on their Counties Evangelism Training Programme.  Due to Covid restrictions  the training was delivered as a blended programme. The theory sessions took place on Zoom and the practical sessions in person over a…
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online evangelism training
OAC News
June 11, 2021

Creative Evangelism Training

Following on from the successful Evangelism Toolbox online training course I thought it would be good to post an update. The latest creative evangelism training course ran for 5 weeks in May and June. We had up to 90 people join us on Zoom each week. As the course proceeded…
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free online evangelism training
OAC EventsOAC NewsTraining
April 15, 2021

Free Online Evangelism Training Course

The OAC free online evangelism training course, Evangelism Toolkit, will be starting on Monday 10th May 2021 - 1930-2100. This is a free course designed to help you share your faith whether you are new to evangelism or an old hand. We are excited to be running this training course…
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OAC News
February 17, 2021

Online Evangelism Training Extra

Following two successful mini missions in London in October and December, evangelist Marios Kaikitis is running a free 'online evangelism training extra' course. The interactive course is called  “Sharing your Faith” and will start on Monday 22ndFebruary at 1930. The first session is entitled ‘How do we start a conversation?’…
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evangelism training
OAC News
January 24, 2021

Evangelism Training

Luke 10 was my daily Bible reading this morning. This is where Jesus sent out the seventy-two. It’s a passage that is dear to most evangelists and particularly resonated with me as we have just finished the latest online evangelism training. It is always a privilege to encourage and help…
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Preaching the Good News
OAC News
October 28, 2020

Good News to London

Last week a team of 25 individuals from OAC and 13 local churches took to the streets of London to share the Good News of Jesus Christ. In order to take the Good News to London the evangelists split into small teams. Over a period of three days they preached…
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OAC News
August 17, 2020

Evangelism Training and Missions

All evangelism training and missions are suspended until further notice. This is due to the current Coronavirus pandemic. Most of the OAC evangelists are using this time to read, study and prepare. Many have switched to providing online stories and messages. You can see some of these HERE. Evangelism training…
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Mavis Heyman
OAC News
August 4, 2020

Goodbye to Mavis Heyman

It is with sadness that the OAC family say goodbye to Mavis Heyman who died on Sunday 2nd August at 0600. Mavis had been ill with cancer of the oesophagus for approx 4 years and had recently become more frail. She collapsed at home the previous evening following a fish…
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OAC News
August 1, 2020

Starting Street Evangelism Post Coronavirus

We have passed the peak and begun to ease the lockdown and many are now asking about starting street evangelism post coronavirus. It is a matter of personal conscience and we need to allow others to make their own decisions with regards starting street evangelism post coronavirus. There are many…
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OAC News
July 28, 2020

True or False Booklet

There is now a True or False Booklet to go with the True or False vinyl. The True or False vinyl clips to the front of a sketchboard and has a number of questions that are designed to lead people into a conversation about life, God, heaven etc. Vinyls are…
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OAC News
April 7, 2020

Top Tips for Videoing

Top Tips for Videoing At this time when we’re all learning to use new technology I thought I’d give some top tips for videoing. It goes without saying that you need to be seen and be heard and yet it is easy to get even these basics wrong.   Be…
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secondary pupils
OAC News
November 20, 2019

Short-term Mission Dates 2020

Here are the main short-term mission dates 2020 (Short-term mission dates 2020 are all in the UK) Streetwise training course, London and Sheffield     January 11th  Click HERE for more details Go Mission, London     April 14th to 17th Brighton Fringe outreach     May 16th to 17th…
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OAC News
October 11, 2019

Evangelism in North England

Evangelism in North England We are very pleased to welcome Oliver Buckley as a fully-fledged evangelist. Oliver has been connected with OAC for over 20 years and joined as a Trainee Evangelist last year. Subsequently Oliver has completed the OAC training programme and is now fully recognised as an OAC…
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OAC News
August 12, 2019

OAC at EdgeFest

OAC at EdgeFest This summer marked almost 20 years for OAC at EdgeFest. National Director, Marten Holmes, handed over leading the X:plore group at EdgeFest to Steve and Becky Harris. EdgeFest is a summer festival that aims to help people discover and grow in faith in Jesus and enjoy community…
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Kevin Welch street evangelism
OAC News
July 31, 2019

Newport Street Evangelism Success

OAC Wales are rejoicing over a recent Newport Street Evangelism success. There are times when you might have a very specific plan, but God has something very different in mind! Following His plan means that you could see something amazing.  At the beginning of this year our Training Director, Steve…
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OAC News
July 25, 2019

South Yorkshire Mission

This was the second year of the South Yorkshire Mission. The South Yorkshire Mission was based in Sheffield but we also went to Barnsley and Rotherham. We were joined by different evangelists  for parts of mission. At one point we had 16 evangelists on the streets of Sheffield. We spoke to…
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Alan Offord
OAC News
July 20, 2019

Thanksgiving Service for Cornish Evangelist

Thanksgiving service for Cornish evangelist Alan Offord took place on 19th July to celebrate his life and ministry
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OAC News
May 3, 2019

Go Mission

Go Mission 2019 was a joint outreach between OAC Ministries and K180. The Go Mission started in 2018 and came out of a desire to run street outreaches in London. It was decided to spend 5 days going to every location marked on the Monopoly board and preach the gospel.…
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Breach of the peace
OAC News
March 1, 2019

Street Preacher Arrested

Following the recent arrest of a street preacher in London a number of people have rung or emailed to ask for advice with regards the offense of “Breach of the Peace.” The following advice was provided by "Christian Concern." Breach of the peace is not defined in statute as it…
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the law and street preaching
OAC NewsTraining
November 23, 2018

Street Evangelism and Your Rights

Many people have questions about what you can and can't do or say about Christianity. This post answers some of theose questions about street evangelism and your rights and provides some useful links...
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Literature Evangelism
OAC News
September 20, 2018

Literature Evangelism

Does litrerature evangelism still work. This is a question I'm often asked - my answer is yes. At the end I'll share some recent success stories.
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Mission South Yorkshire
OAC News
July 21, 2018

Mission South Yorkshire

We have just come to the end of  Mission South Yorkshire which was based in Sheffield. The team was mainly made up of OAC evangelists from around the country but other people joined too. Each day saw between 10 and 15 people preaching on the streets. We had a great…
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OAC News
July 12, 2018

Streetwise Intensive

We have just completed this year's "Streetwise Intensive" and what a great time it was. We had 9 trainees attending the course in Cardiff - 3 came from London, 3 from Rotherham and 3 from South Wales. They were a great bunch and all but one of them preached on…
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commissiong service evangelist
OAC News
June 17, 2018

Commissioning Service for Evangelist

Last weekend saw the commissioning service for evangelist Marios Kaikitis at his church in North London. Marten Holmes, OAC National Director, spoke about the history of OAC and the role of the evangelist in the local church. Steve Gurnett, OAC London Director, gave a great word on the 'lost sheep'…
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50 years of evangelism
OAC News
June 17, 2018

50 Years of Evangelism

OAC has just celebrated 50 years of evangelism in Britain. OAC started in Australia in 1892 and was formally established here in 1968 by David Fanstone. David, together with his wife Alice who was the General Secretary, led the work for over 30 years until ill health forced him to…
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OAC News
April 6, 2018

London Go Mission

The London Go Mission was a short term mission preaching the Gospel through the city in the locations on a Monopoly board. OAC Ministries and K180 came together and sent out two teams daily at the beginning of April.
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True or False
OAC News
February 1, 2018

True or False

About two years ago evangelists Gareth Owen and Marios Kaikitis demonstrated a new idea at the evangelists conference at Hebron Hall. The idea was to put a number of statements on the sketchboard under the headings True or False. During the course of the conference Gareth and Marios met with our…
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Christian Christmas message
OAC News
December 24, 2017

Christian Christmas

It may seem odd to wish people a Christian Christmas but the usual Christmas greetings can feel a little shallow. What is it we wish people? A Merry Christmas implies more than the odd glass of Sherry. A Happy Christmas ignores the fact that Christmas isn't a happy time for…
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