Below is a list of organizations and individuals that Hopevale Church partners with as an extention of our ministry both locally and globally.
"You will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea, and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth." (Acts 1:8)
Outreach Partners in the Great Lakes Bay Region:
Forgotten Youth Ministries: FYM reaches out to lost teenagers whose lives have reached the point of incarceration. Because of FYM, these youths have the opportunity to hear the gospel message and make a decision to follow the Lord and obey His word.
Open Table: Open Table is a model that draws the faith community together to serve a Brother or Sister in poverty in a transformative way, moving them from poverty to community. Tables are composed of volunteers who make a year-long commitment to act as a team of life specialists, encouragers, and advocates. Goals are set, accountability is fostered, and plan are implemented to create change in the life of the Brother or Sister they serve. Click this link to complete Hopevale's Open Table Application Form.
Rescue Ministries of Mid-Michigan: The Rescue Mission's purpose is to glorify God by serving people in need, proclaiming the Gospel, and establishing disciples among disadvantaged people.
Valley International Student Association: V.I.S.A. is about informally building relationships that bridge language, spiritual and other cultural barriers to international students at SVSU, Delta College and Northwood Institute.
Outreach Partners around the country:
Bob and Sandy Hanna with TEAM: Bob writes Bible study helps for Hispanic pastors and church leaders. These lessons help pastors, and church leaders study the Bible more accurately, apply its teaching to their lives more consistently and communicate its message to their people more effectively.
Kirk and Amy Lauckner with the Navigators - Seattle: Kirk and Amy are Mission Leaders for Seattle, Washington as part of the Navigator's 20's mission. Their focus is on mentoring, training, and discipling the next generation of leaders in one of the most unchurched and secular cities in the nation.
Robert and Diane Rucker with Wycliffe: Robert and Diane are working with national translators to begin a Bible translation in every language of the world by the year 2025. They are also continuing to translate the Old Testament into the Anjam language, after laboring for 20 years to translate the New Testament.
Ron and Roz Wismer with Mission Aviation Fellowship: Ron and Roz work to share the love of Christ using aviation and technology through MAF so that isolated people may be physically and spiritually transformed.
Outreach Partners around the world:
Herb & Kim Burkett with SEND - Ukraine: Their ministry is to strengthen church leadership to be more effective in evangelism, discipleship, leadership development, and church planting. Herb serves as the team leader for the Lutsk team and is responsible for the communication with the leadership in Kiev.
Coalition of Children in Need Association: C.O.C.I.N.A. exists to provide financial and management support as well as foster U.S./Haitian partnerships to aid a Christian-based private school (Institution Univers) in Ouanaminthe, Haiti.
Hudson & Rachel:
Linda Dunn with the Navigators - Africa: Her ministry includes evangelizing and discipleship of young Christians at the local University and High Schools in Accra, Africa. She also trains and equips women to become spiritual leaders.
Bryan & Renee Gibbs with the Navigators - Japan: They are the team leaders of the Utsunomiya University campus ministry in Japan. They strive to reach, disciple and equip Japanese college students to know Christ and to make Him known through successive generations, with the long-term goal of establishing and strengthening the church in Japan.
Josh & Tina:
Life to Life Africa: LTLA exists to minister to the physical and spiritual needs of orphans, widows, and elderly people in Chinhoyi, Zimbabwe.
Tim & Charlene Miskimen with ABWE - Asia: Tim is teaching classes at the Asia Baptist Theological Seminary in South East Asia, the Philippines and South Korea. This is for the purpose of educating and discipling leaders for growing churches throughout Southeast Asia.
T & C:
Team Hope: Team Hope exists to provide financial support and resources for the educational development, physical and holistic health of 200 underprivileged children of FUNCEBAL, a K-9th grade Christian school in Guaymate, Dominican Republic.