Blessing the Unreached Villages of Altay: Russia

To support new local missionaries-farmers in reaching out to the unreached Altay and Russian population through practical work, evangelism and help them to establish children ministry. As there are many social orphans that live in dysfunctional families.

God is all about the unreached and the lost sheep. Come to partner with us in bringing His love, hope, joy through your practical skills, gifts and plant the seeds of Gospel in children's lives. The team will run children daily camps in 2 different villages. And reach the local inhabitants through practical work and evangelism. Step out of your comfort zone and see lives being changed!

The price quoted here does NOT include the costs of flights and travel insurance, but does include a $150 non refundable deposit.
Dates:Mon 24 Jun 2019 – Mon 08 Jul 2019
Apply by:Fri 24 May 2019
Cost:690 NZD (participants from New Zealand)
single people welcome married couples welcome sorry, no families groups welcome

Ministry Details

There will be a day of orientation and preparation at OM base, then you will travel to Altay villages. Where you will be fully involved in various practical work, like painting the fence, chopping woods, a small renovation, help farming. Also you will be getting to know and serving children through daily camps. In the end, come back to OM base for a debrief.

Participant Profile

A church member, who is not afraid of practical work. Able to connect with the children as well as their parents to share Gospel. Flexibility to live in simple village conditions.High willingness to learn and serve the unreached.


You will be staying in shared rooms of OM base in Novosibirsk. In Altay the team will be provided with the house. Please bring your sleeping bag.


Russian and Altay food is included. If you need any allergies or dietary needs, please let us know.


Fly in to Novosibirsk Tolmachevo airport (OVB) on June 24th. Our staff member will pick you up from there, and take you back to the airport on departure day. Fly out from Novosibirsk Tolmachevo (OVB) on the 8th of July.


Participants must be in good health. A travel to Altay takes about more than 10 hours of drive, this can be hard for one's back.


You will most likely need a Russian visa. Please contact your local travel agency for more information. This website may also offer assistance:


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