Owen and Avalon Brown
Owen and Avalon Brown have served with One Mission Society since 2003. They were in Ecuador for four years involved in church planting among the Saraguro people in the Amazon area. Owen was involved in the practical side of setting up guinea pig production units for the communities, teaching literacy skills, and supporting the ministry in many practical and pastoral ways. Avalon helped in financial administration, children’s and women’s ministries, and literacy.
Owen and Avalon now serve as the OMS New Zealand executive directors and serve in the following ways:
- Promotion of OMS ministries
- Recruiting, mobilizing and training of missionaries
- Administration and financial oversight in the OMS NZ Office
- Sending short term ministry and work teams overseas
- Support for NZ OMS missionaries around the worldTheir passion is to make disciples of Jesus Christ and to promote God’s call to mission.