Olivet Teen Mission is a ministry that serves to offer youth the care their spirits’ needs through offering opportunities that allow them to grow as a disciples of Jesus Christ. OTM aspires to provide teenagers with the resources they need to be powerful leaders in their schools and society as a whole. Teens in this ministry will be surrounded by spiritual mentors that will support them in following the way of Jesus Christ.
The verse that OTM holds onto is Matthew 5:14 “You are the light of the world…” Though in a society where teenagers are exposed to numerous paths that lead away from God, this generation has great potential in the eyes of the Lord. Once they experience the salvation of Jesus Christ, teenagers will be a bright light in the darkest places. This is the vision that Olivet Teen Mission maintains in its mission to bring the everlasting hope of Jesus Christ to teenagers everywhere.
Paul’s attitude and philosophy of his mission work are clearly stated in this verse; he served and worked as “a servant of Christ.” A servant, doulos in Greek, was a term Paul used to indicate his self-identity as he served the Lord.
A voluntary life of devotion and sacrifice for God's Kingdom was a basis of every work he did. He confessed, "Though I am free and belong to no man, I make myself a slave to everyone...