The Center for Global Missions

Oklahoma Christian University’s personality is missional. You are missional. You are called. The Center for Global Missions provides outlets for you to explore your mission and calling through mission trips, internships and relationship-building events.

Missions
  • 1 Mission-Minded University
  • 30 Service and ministry opportunities
  • 1,000 Students|Faculty|Staff in missions annually
  • 15+ Countries where we minister

CGM fos­ters a cul­ture of mis­sions both as a full time call­ing, and to help every stu­dent envi­sion their voca­tion as mission.

Expe­ri­ence life as a missionary

Your life will be forever changed by a missional internship.

Your summer intern experience will make you a sensitive advocate of missions and help you better understand the church as a people sent on a mission by God. We pray that the internship program is a catalyst for you to passionately proclaim and embody the good news of Jesus Christ in the world.

Preparation takes place the spring semester followed by 6-8 weeks on location between May and August. Dates vary by location. You will raise approximately $4,000 to cover all associated expenses. A $100 administration fee is due once accepted.

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HIM Pro­gram

The Helpers in Missions (HIM) program is a ministry at the Memorial Road Church of Christ that provides young people with the opportunity of a lifetime to spread the Gospel with missionaries already on the field. University graduates serve in mission areas under the supervision of an experienced missionary for a two year commitment. HIM workers are placed with field missionaries who request helpers.

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TCK

If you spent a good portion of your growing up in a culture other than your parents’ because of their military or missionary status, then you’re a Third Culture Kid. Celebrate your shared experience with other TCKs at the Global Reunion and other TCK gatherings.

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Our Mission

God is a God of mission! The Center for Global Missions is committed to cultivating a missional campus community by:

One

Creating opportunities that allow individuals to participate more deeply and thoroughly in the life and mission of God.

Two

Guiding students to understand their calling to God's mission through their chosen vocation.

Three

Recruiting, training and equipping mission teams to serve internationally and domestically.

Four

Educating and equipping the university to engage the world with God’s healing, liberating and empowering Good News.

Five

Partnering with individuals, teams and organizations who are participating in God’s mission around the world.

Videos

The Center for Global Missions is vibrant, active and impacting lives for the gospel and with the gospel. Watch some videos to see where you might fit in.

Church Resources

You are the reason Church Resources is important.

You are a leader. You are preparing the world’s next change-makers. You are on a quest for your personal significance. We want to help you be and do all of those great things. Whether you need or want biblical instruction, a preacher to fill in, help in a time of transition, a special series, seminars or anything of the sort, we want to help you!

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