Thanks to the generous support of people like you VOM Australia is able to complete an average of 155 projects each year. We would like to extend our thanks to you on behalf of staff and volunteers at VOM and the persecuted church which we serve.
We are committed to providing high standards of accountability to our donors via our annual ‘Impact Report’ and regular project updates. There are some project updates that we keep confidential, due to security and safety concerns, but we post what we can.
Voice of the Martyrs proudly funds the ministry activities of front line workers in many nations. These workers are compelled by Jesus’ words in Mathew 28:19-20 to “Go and make disciples…” By providing an allowance to these evangelists, it releases them to do ministry work and helps to build God’s kingdom in some of the darkest and most restricted areas of the world.read more
Every year, Voice of the Martyrs supplies funds for the purchase and distribution of motorbikes for frontline workers. These church planters, pastors and evangelists are active both in spreading the Gospel and nurturing persecuted Christians in remote tribal areas. Several of them have also been the victims of persecution.read more
In China, only 13 theological seminaries and Bible schools are recognised by the government and all of them belong to the Three-Self (official) church. Though technically they are theological colleges, they are influenced by the government and include compulsory teaching on Communism Theory and Patriotism Education.read more
Brunei is a Muslim-majority nation under the rule of a dynastic sultan and Islamic Sharia law. There are approximately 20 churches in Brunei and few opportunities for Bruneians to hear the Gospel. Bibles are not sold in bookshops and the penalty for evangelising Muslims is a $15,000 fine or up to five years in prison. The urgent need for the Gospel means that equipping believers who are willing to share it is a top priority.read more
Last year Voice of the Martyrs, together with our supporters, was able to help many persecuted Christians in Pakistan. A summary of the field report is below: Although 2020 was challenging in many ways, by the grace of God, the work of the Lord continued. This project...read more
Christmas Care 2020 blessed Christian children living in remote villages in China. A summary of the field report is below: Children in three remote villages were blessed with Christmas Care packs in December. It took between eight to ten hours for us to travel to each...read more
“My name is Mashingil Philemon of Rugu community, Gashish, Barkin Ladi LGA, Plateau State, Nigeria. I am married and have four children. I was a successful farmer. “On 23 June 2018, I was sitting with my friend; we were talking with one another. Suddenly we heard...read more
Christians in Pakistan face difficulty, discrimination and persecution because of their Christian identity. Making up just 1.8% of the population, they are relegated to the lowest, dirtiest, most menial jobs. Christians are among the most impoverished in Pakistan and...read more
The Boko Haram Islamic extremist group and Fulani Islamic militants regularly attack Christians throughout northern Nigeria and nearly all Christians in the region have lost family members to violence. The effects on the surviving victims of these attacks can be...read more