Annual Report

2019

Dear Friends,

 

In 2019, OneWay donors and partners linked hands to bring the life-changing message of God’s love to people around the globe. 

 

Prayers were lifted, workers were sent, souls were saved, and churches were planted.  Below are a handful of highlights from the year. Glory to God!

 

May we see Him do many more great things as we all keep making our lives and resources available to Him. He is worthy.

 

With joy in Christ,

 

 

Michael Thompson

OUR VISION

To see multitudes come to a saving faith in Christ as His

people joyfully engage in reaching them. 

OUR MISSION

To activate people to exalt Jesus Christ

and advance His gospel to the multitudes.

ONEWAY IS A  

Family 

OF MEDIA AND MISSIONS MINISTRIES

2019 MEDIA

Rallying the Church to reach the lost through compelling media resources

2019 MISSIONS

Reaching the lost by boosting

national workers around the world

HELPING PEOPLE  

Reach People

 

"Mission Network News gives us a larger perspective than just our own little world, community, city, province, country." 

~ Linda Cormier, Canada

find Your place in the story

In 2019 Mission Network News had

 53,000+

fans and followers on social media

7,000+

visitors to our website

600+

over-the-air and internet radio affiliates

63

media partners 

MNN is excited to announce Lindin became a new radio affiliate in Iceland, with the potential to reach over 85% of the Icelandic population!

 

"Every day I would pray and weep along with the video prayers. They were powerful! This year, the Lord, in answer to a 3-year prayer, has given me a Muslim family to love and serve." ~ Prayercast user

in 2019 Prayercast had

103

prayer videos released

 

3 million+ 

video views worldwide each month

 

200+ nations

access videos 

67%

of users surveyed said they sensed God leading them to action after watching the Love Muslim prayer videos.

activating world-changing Prayer

ONEWAY STUDIOS

 

"These are high quality, excellent resources for helping God's people to pray for their brothers and sisters around the world."

In 2019 OneWay Studios produced

50+

videos for Prayercast and other ministries

50+

original music compositions for videos, etc.

20+

Scripture songs

1

audiobook 

MAJOR PRAISE: The studios team filmed and captured stories in Germany, Greece and Guatemala.

Media that matters

ONEWAY AFRICA

"The first house I preached in was the house of a fetish priest…he converted. All the members of his household are also now Christians."

Reaching the unreached

In 2019 OneWay Africa saw

48

students trained via

the Livingstone School of Missions

87,467

people reached with the Jesus Film

7,389 

confessions of faith

40

new churches planted

HIGHLIGHT: The Philip Centre was dedicated as a new home for OneWay Africa's training, events and operations.

Boosting gospel movements

In 2019 Gospel Advance

encouraged

ministry partners in 8 different countries

led 

approximately 36 trainings

launched

two missionaries to serve refugees in Greece

HIGHLIGHT: God's protection and blessing over many miles and much ministry in several

high risk countries.

STREAMS

OF LIVING WATER

 

"Streams of Living Water trains believers within the Middle East/North Africa region to reach least-accessed people groups in the Arab world for Christ.

GOSPEL ADVANCE

 

“I told my wife I now believe in Jesus. She said, ‘I want to believe in Jesus, too.’”

ONEWAY INTERNS

 

"The huge emphasis on discipleship and community was truly life-changing, and the

transparency of working on the front lines of the ministry was humbling.

Reaching the Arab world

In 2019 at Streams

700 Arab believers 

attended Streams' annual mobilization conference in North Africa

80+ workers

 served in 10 nations in the region

55 future missionaries

received intense training in four nations

47 girls 

received loving care at the House of Hope in South Sudan

MAJOR PRAISE: The establishment of two new missionary training schools in Chad and a nation in the Arab peninsula.

Activating young people to exalt Christ

In 2019 OneWay Interns highlights: 

 11

college interns​

6

ministry tracks: audio, video, missions, evangelism, communications, operations 

$15,000

raised for Africa operations

100%

said "ask me back" and would recommend this internship to a friend

HIGHLIGHT: Our 10 college interns said they were significantly challenged and experienced growth in their faith and fields of work and studies.

FINANCIALS

In 2019, we saw God working through every aspect of this ministry.

With hearts full of gratitude, we celebrate His faithfulness!

The Lord provided buyers for our Ogden Avenue facility. He brought devoted, Christ-following leaders, staff and volunteers to join in the work. And God fueled our collective efforts through friends like you.

 

By His Spirit and with your partnership, together we can continue impacting a lost world with the gospel of Jesus Christ.

Support & Revenue

General Fund                                                          $541,194

Staff Support                                                           $477,830

Intern Support                                                          $51,846

OneWay Africa                                                      $209,136

Prayercast                                                                   $92,663

Streams of Living Water                                   $282,703

Mission Network News                                       $90,497

Media Income                                                         $220,513

Studio Income                                                              $3,237

Rental Income                                                           $30,100

Miscellaneous Income                                             $4,205

Total Support and Revenue                 $2,003,924

Functional Expenses

Prayercast                                                                $180,266

OneWay Africa                                                      $206,848

OneWay Studios                                                  $181,129

OneWay Interns                                                   $107,037

Gospel Advance                                                    $128,560

Streams of Living Water                                   $338,169

Mission Network News                                    $301,336

Management and General                              $237,353

Fundraising                                                                $64,217                              

Total Functional Expenses                  $1,744,915

BOARD MEMBERS

OneWay Ministries is an incorporated non-profit organization and is an IRS registered 501 (c)3 charitable organization. The governance of our organization is stewarded by gifted individuals from diverse backgrounds who provide time, counsel and wisdom to the leadership of OneWay. We are truly indebted to them and their sacrifice to see OneWay Ministries grow in its fruitfulness in achieving our mission.

John Covington, Chair

Consultant, Trissential

Fernando Ereneta

CEO, Legacy Wealth Advisors

Gary Fine

Founder, Empower Health Services LLC

John Fletcher

Senior Vice President, Global Missions, PIONEERS

George Murray

Former President & Chancellor Columbia International University

Andy Peterson

Senior Staff Fellow, Society of Actuaries

Michael Thompson

Founder & Executive Director, OneWay Ministries

Junias Venugopal

Associate Dean of the School of Mission, Ministry, & Leadership, and Associate Professor of Evangelism & Leadership, Wheaton College

ONEWAY IS A FAMILY OF MEDIA AND MISSIONS MINISTRIES

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