To create dialogue.
Dialogue helps to foster mutual support across the Pākehā Dioceses.
To be a place of support.
OMTP supports and advocates for initiatives taken by the various Dioceses. It also draws the three Tikanga together, supporting funding requests for short-term mission trips or projects that they might want to carry out.
Be a place for ideas.
Each Diocesan Overseas Mission group can bring ideas and concerns for discussion, and share and access resources.
OMTP facilitates discussion through the various people and groups represented, inputting into the vision of Anglican Missions as it serves the Church.
To create accountability.
OMTP creates accountability to the Anglican Missions Board for any projects that Anglican Missions releases funding for.
To raise profile.
OMTP is a champion for Anglican Missions within Dioceses and parishes. Its members champion Anglican Missions’ work by and create excitement and receptivity with Bishops, Clergy, Parish Mission Motivators across the three tikanga.