About ION

Who is ION?

The International Orality Network is an affiliation of agencies and organizations working together with the common goal of making God’s Word available to oral communicators in culturally appropriate ways that enable church planting movements everywhere.

The International Orality Network is part of the Lausanne Movement and grew out of the Lausanne Committee for World Evangelism in 2004. ION has since grown to be a global network of over 2,000 organizations.

ION seeks to radically influence the way oral communicators are encouraged to follow Jesus.

Vision & Mission


Every oral communicator freely following Jesus


Influencing the body of Christ to encourage all oral communicators to follow Jesus

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