Breakaway Youth Ranch near Cardwell, MT exists to bring hope, encouragement and healing to children and their families through working with horses in a safe, nurturing atmosphere where Christ’s love is exemplified in volunteers, staff and board members. Discover how you can play a role in this ministry by locating the Breakaway Youth Ranch on the Ministries link at ynop.org
Kalispell’s Salvation Army Corps is collecting school supplies to fill backpacks for disadvantaged children. Please drop off your school supplies donation on weekdays at The Salvation Army Community Center, 110 Bountiful Drive, between 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. If you are unsure of what supplies to purchase, you are welcome to call 257-HELP for an update on what is needed.
NETWORK: DECISION AMERICA TOUR, BGEA
Evangelist Franklin Graham is currently conducting the Decision America Tour, visiting every state to proclaim Christ across the nation as “The Way, The Truth, and The Life” (John 14.6). Along the way, Franklin challenges Christians and churches to turn back to God and uphold God’s Biblical principles. Locate the date and venue of your state’s Decision America Rally and find out how you can be a part of your state’s prayer team by utilizing the link on the ynop.org home page
NETWORK: ONE HOPE, ONE TRUTH MINISTRIES
One Hope, One Truth Ministries
with Josh and Sarah Snodgrass is back in Montana for several church engagements this Summer. Sarah and Josh combine her singing voice and his fingerstyle guitar playing to direct people to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. To read about their personal journeys and to find out when they will be in a community near you, locate the One Hope, One Truth Ministries link at ynop.org
NETWORK: OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD SHOEBOXES
At this time of year many stores are offering discounts on back-to-school supplies, so now would be a good time to begin preparing gifts for your Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes to be collected and shipped in November. For shopping ideas and shoebox guidelines, please visit the Operation Christmas Child website on the ynop.org Ministries page
. And remember: “What goes into the box is fun, what comes out is eternal.”
NETWORK: SUMMER CAMPS
Summer camps offer wonderful opportunities to increase your spiritual growth as well as to make new friends. Whether adults, teens, pre-teens, or even the entire family, there is a summer camp experience that you will enjoy participating in. At the ynop.org Events link
to Camp Opportunities you will find a comprehensive list of Christian summer camps in our four-state area that will take you directly to their websites.
NETWORK: VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL
Vacation Bible School offers the event of the year for many children. VBS provides a powerful and unique opportunity for sharing Jesus Christ with un-churched children, and for providing Godly input that all children need in their lives. Make sure that your church lets us know of its VBS schedules so that we can post them to the ynop.org homepage
to make it easier for families to locate a Vacation Bible School taking place in their community.
NETWORK: VISION BEYOND BORDERS
Patrick Klein, founder and director of Vision Beyond Borders, recently notified Your Network of Praise
of a very urgent need of Iraqi refugees that are now sheltered in Amman, Jordan. These refugees need hygiene supplies, feminine products, basic medicines, clean, good used clothing, blankets, vitamins, and school supplies. You are invited to participate in meeting these needs in the name of Christ through financial donations or through donations of supplies by going to the Vision Beyond Borders posting on the ynop.org homepage
. More information on how Vision Beyond Borders is ministering to the people groups of the Middle East is linked on the ynop.org Ministries page