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DONOR UPDATE - March 2019

A short video update on the ministry.

Thanks so much for being a partner, and for investing in the lives of men across the world. Without you, we could not reach men for the kingdom and empower them to lead.

MINISTRY BY THE NUMBERS:

These are running totals to date. As we prayerfully build better men for the kingdom.

TOTAL ANNUAL WEBSITE HITS

2,004,986 TOTAL

DAILY DEVO SUBSCRIBERS

5414 TOTAL

BLOG POSTS WRITTEN

1401 TOTAL

PODCAST DOWNLOADS

94701 TOTAL

VIDEO STUDIES VIEWED

32503 TOTAL

MENTOR BOOKS SOLD/GIVEN

16455 TOTAL

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

192 TOTAL

PRAYER REQUESTS

Two items you can be praying for would be:

  1. An increase in speaking engagements in 2019.
  2. Our board and our strategic plan for the coming years.
  3. Potential partnership with a men's movement called Leading With Power

NEW MINISTRY PARTNER:

  1. RightNow Media.
  2. HealthyLeaders.com

RECENT NOTE FROM TEEN CHALLENGE CHAPLAIN

"The men in my class at Teen Challenge were so grateful for and excited about the devotionals.  Many are just starting to read the Bible for the first time, and this devotional is a great help.  Thank you for your generosity!"—Vince Vaughan

RECENT NOTE FROM A MEN'S BREAKFAST

"I just wanted to reach out again and thank you for joining us on Friday night and helping with Guy’s Night at Woodcrest. The feedback from the attendees was excellent, due in large part to you and your message. Here is a sample of what I’ve been hearing:

I could not agree more with your statement about building the relationship up between guys. I got home and told Kiri that that was probably the best event that I’ve been to in our church. It was great to see so many guys come and worship together. The more we do these things the better.—Chad.

Thanks too for sharing with us that, with God, we may have reached a non-believer!   I still find His pursuit of people incredible!    I think about all the things that had to happen to get that gentleman in the building to hear your message; I’m simply amazed." —Brent

RECENT NOTE FROM A MAN WHO STARTED A RESOLUTE GROUP

"Vince, I wanted to share with you what happened at my first meeting of the Young Men's Resolute Group I am starting. Actually, God is the One starting it!

We are meeting from 8 am to 9:30 am on Tuesdays at Bakers Square in the Valley. This last Tuesday was to be our first meeting. The day before I had to work at church and I planned to send a reminder email when I got there. When I arrived, I realized I had forgotten my phone, and I had all their emails saved on there, so I was unable to contact them. I also did not get to read Monday's Devo. When I got home that night, I sent a text at 11 pm. As you might guess, nobody responded. Finally, at 1 am, one of the guys texted and asked some questions about Resolute. He was not sure yet if he wanted to come. The next morning, I was preparing to leave at 6:30 am, as I live an hour away. When I went to back out of my parking spot into the alley, one of my wheels cracked through the ice and fell into a 6-inch deep hole of water. I was unable to get it out, so I called a tow truck. It was going to be an hour before he could get there. I texted the men that I was going to be late and again got no response. I went inside to wait and decided to read my Devo from Tue and Mon.

God had a plan! Tuesday's Devo was all about living for God's plan and purposes and not our own and Monday's Devo was about having the perfect peace of God in the midst of the storms of life. Talk about conviction. Here I was frustrated because things were not going as I wanted or thought they should. Right after this, my phone started blowing up with texts from the men. They were all talking about meeting anyway and waiting for me. When I finally arrived at 9:30 am, I found out some of them had changed their plans so they could stay. When I shared what happened and the devos and how I felt that God was reminding me that this is His Bible study and not mine, it was enough to convince the one who wasn't sure that he wanted to be a part of it. I was humbled to see that it is not by me, but through Him and I was awed to see Him work. To God be the Glory!"—Matthew

RECENT NOTE FROM SOUTH AFRICA

"Hey Vince, I just wanna express my appreciation for you taking time, getting the mind of Christ to put these men's daily devos. I can say these men's devos come from, lots of prayers and pondering and the result is they are always in due season, on target and address the most relevant day-to-day issues that I as a Christian man and fellow men face. Keep up the work you're doing; you have no idea the degree of impact that this ministry to men that you are doing has on men's lives like myself (I even go to the point of sharing your devos with my spouse, and she is always looking forward to hearing what next morning's devos has to say... This is phenomenal, and today's devo... WOW!  God bless."—Mafika

RECENT NOTE FROM A DAILY DEVO SUBSCRIBER

"Hello Vince, I just wanted to say thank you for sending these Devo's out every day.  For me, they have really helped out.  My thinking seems more on track, and it really helps me make it through life's daily challenges. Keep doing what you're doing. I'm sure it has a good impact on more than just myself alone." —Thomas

RECENT NOTE FROM WARREN COUNTY PRISON

"I would like to express my gratitude for the donation of 'Thirty Virtues that Build A Man' for the ministry at the Warren County Jail in NY.  Last week of the 13 inmates and 5 guards; the men opened up and were honest in answering the questions from the lessons. I shared a copy with a first-time volunteer and he immediately felt relieved to have such a helpful tool to use. In the desperate and unsettled circumstances, the inmates find themselves they are open to receiving help and hope from Christ. Thank you for the encouragement in God’s work on behalf of our Upstate Prison Ministry.  We see men trust Christ and continue a walk of faith as they now have time on their hands to think." —Jim Harvey

RECENT NOTE FROM EVERGLADES CORRECTIONAL INSTITUTION

Just wanted you to know that a group of guys is using your book in the Everglades Correctional institution in Florida.  It’s a long story, but Sam was on staff at Ironwood Springs Christian Ranch when I was there and is serving 7 Years.  I have started to email him and was telling him about Rockpoint Men and using your book at our Breakfast. I sent him two of the 30 virtues books from Barnes and Nobel.  Vince, God has blessed you as an author with a great book!" —Steve Caskey

RECENT NOTE FROM A MEN'S RETREAT

"Thanks for the days at Big Sandy Camp. I came back home and faced the same daily challenge, and I am not going to lose any progress I've made in my life for JESUS. I pray that the young man who needs the help of God's love will seek out the help he needs for his family. Vince thank you for being bold and inspiring to my brothers and me, as we need a good kick in the pants to get out of our comfort zone. Please don't stop shouting at us we need the help. May God bless you and keep you safe." — G. Clarey

RECENT NOTE FROM MEN'S LEADER

"My buddy and I are co-leading a group using your book and videos. We have 12 men studying in our group. We are seeing a group of men,  open up on Sundays and seek healing. I also want to thank you for your daily devos. They are teaching me daily. May God continue to give you men topics for years to come. I'm a man in recovery from alcohol and porn, having just celebrated two years and one year respectively.  As I work to mentor other men, please continue to pray for me.  Currently working with a brother who relapsed and is struggling with daily stress. You are an inspiration for me to grow healthy men for our church, community, and families." —Anonymous

RECENT NOTE FROM A CONFERENCE ATTENDEE

"I appreciate what you do, and I look forward to diving into 30 Virtues That Build A Man in our small group. I particularly enjoyed hearing how you are fathering your children; you are a great dad, no doubt. Praise God for that! I didn't have a positive father figure in my life either, other than my grandfather, who is still going strong at 90. I am more excited than ever about where my life is headed with the Lord guiding the way. I will continue to surround myself with brothers and strong leaders to help me. I have a lot of work to do to regain the trust of my wife. I have been isolating and using marijuana to deal with my problems and turned away from God. I have now been sober for almost seven weeks and attending AA to help other addicts and alcoholics. I am passionate about helping others, and I have more experience in this area than I care to admit. This past weekend has changed my life, and I am forever grateful. If YOU ever need help with anything relating to my struggles or anything at all, please don't hesitate to reach out." —Anonymous

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