Posts Tagged ‘ministry’

Ministry of the Month: YD Adventures

Youth Dynamics Adventures Oregon (YD Adventures) is a non-denominational Christian ministry operating for over 35 years out of the Portland area. The mission of this ministry is to help primarily church group and at risk youth find and follow Jesus. We facilitate rafting, rock climbing, ropes and challenge course adventures getting youth away from their electronic world and into God’s creation where they are open to the message of Jesus. Check out their Facebook or… … Continue reading

Ministry of the Month: Hands of Favor

A haircut ministry/outreach providing free haircuts to the under served. Our ministry opens doors so God can minister to people in His own way. Our mission statement: Building Relationships that rebuild lives. To provide at risk citizens in our local communities with free hair cuts and grooming to serve as a catalyst to motivate them and get them work and school ready, while building relationships with them that will lead to restoration of dignity, self confidence and… … Continue reading

December Ministry of the Month: Mission ConneXion

Vision God’s People Effectively Mobilized in Mission. Mission Our purpose is to connect local churches and individuals to mission so that increasing numbers of believers are actively serving in areas of the world’s greatest need and opportunity. Mission ConneXion Values Priority — Mission ConneXion is a Biblically-based, S pirit-led, and prayer-empowered mobilizing movement that elevates the necessity and priority of missions in the local church. Holistic — We operate in a holistic mindset where Sending,… … Continue reading

Hear From Haiti on the Aftermath of Hurricane Matthew

#PRAYFORHAITI Joy here and my church does a lot of missions trips to Haiti and has a ministry partner there named Gardy. He gives a vivid picture of what the destruction in Haiti is like since Hurricane Matthew.   If you want to get involved and help the city of Morency you can get involved here with 410 Bridge Ministries.  … Continue reading

See How a Pair of Miss-Matched Socks Changed a Listener’s Life

After working with children all morning, I was a little nervous about working with one of the mothers. As I sat on the floor in front of her chair, I knew the only thing she could possibly say that I would understand was “Hola,” so I decided to be the first to say it in an effort to at least express friendliness even if I couldn’t verbally show it in any other words. She responded… … Continue reading

Children in Guatemala Are Learning to Forgive Because of You

Imagine being curled up in your bed at night falling fast asleep holding a pair of sneakers. It sounds ridiculous, but that’s exactly what the children want to do in the group foster home that I visited in Guatemala with Buckner Shoes for Orphan Souls. Sixteen year old Diego is like most of the children who enter this home, he came in with only the clothes on his backs as his belongings. His shoes were… … Continue reading

You Reminded a Child in Guatemala that God is With Them Through a Pair of Shoes

“Suzi is so full of life and happy, you would never even know that she is sick.” This sentence stopped me in my tracks. “Suzi?” I asked. “The Suzi that just played with us all morning and was all smiles? She seems so healthy.” Then the English teacher at Buckner’s Family Hope Center in Guatemala began to explain to me that although Suzi seemed happy with us today, she was in a coma from a… … Continue reading

OUR MINISTRY OF THE MONTH: KIDS ROCK!

Kids’ Rock! is a ministry that reaches children in public elementary schools with the Gospel of Christ. Kids meet weekly at the school with adult and youth leaders to study the bible, worship, pray, play fun games and activities, and connect with friends. Our mission is to be in every school providing children an opportunity to know Christ. Join with us in our mission by getting involved with the school your children attend or the… … Continue reading

Our Ministry Of The Month: Serving Our Neighbors

  Serving Our Neighbors is about “Collaborating Leaders to Change Their World!” Our Biblical Mandate is Jeremiah 29:7 “WORK for the peace & prosperity of the city where I sent you into exile. PRAY to the LORD for it, for its welfare will determine your welfare.” SON is an initiative of Community, Marketplace & Faith-Based Leaders partnering with Him to release radical collaboration, strategic prayer & the mobilization of hands, feet & hearts throughout our… … Continue reading