Detroit Street Ministry

Detroit Street Ministry

One of the areas we are thinking about doing ministry is Highland Park. It is right in the center of Detroit and is in desperate need of street level activity for Jesus. Please pray with us as we discern if this is the place God wants us to begin working....
Sierra Leone Ministry Trip

Sierra Leone Ministry Trip

In October a team of street ministry leaders went to Sierra Leone to help equip and encourage our team there. We were overwhelmed by their hospitality and their ability to do a large amount of work with very little resources.
OneWorship Kalamazoo 2013

OneWorship Kalamazoo 2013

The worship team for OneWorship 2013 helps to kick off the Jesus Loves Kalamazoo week at the Arcadia Festival Site in Kalamazoo, MI
Miami-Little Haiti

Miami-Little Haiti

Each Wednesday at the ministry house in Little Haiti, Miami a group gathers to learn about Jesus together as well as eat and fellowship with one another.
Cooking Out in the Streets

Cooking Out in the Streets

When it comes to successful ministry in the streets, building relationships is everything. Free cookouts is one of the easiest ways to begin new relationships.
Benton Harbor House Church

Benton Harbor House Church

Every Wednesday afternoon we have house church meetings in Benton Harbor, MI. We take turns reading a selection out of the Bible and then discuss what each of us received from it. Prayer meeting starts at 10 a.m. and the lunch starts at 1:00 p.m with Bible study following. All...
Miami Ministry House

Miami Ministry House

  Located in “Little Haiti” Miami the ministry house run by Bobby and Natalee Blakely is reaching and changing lives on a daily basis. As with all of our ministry homes, this one also has a weekly house church meeting where people discuss the Bible, get prayed for and eat...
Latest entries

OneWorship Again?

OneWorship Again? As some of you know, Jesus Loves Kzoo held a “Healing the Land Advance” conference last month at Galilee Baptist Church followed by “OneWorship Encounter” in the evening. The conference was wonderful. The worship in the evening was holy. It was evident to all in attendance that the presence of the Lord was...

Bobby Blakely Jnr Discussing the History of VSM

December Newsletter

To view or download the new Vanguard Street Ministry newsletter CLICK HERE

Success in Sierra Leone!

Our trip to Sierra Leone was a great success! Although we went over there to train and equip our leaders who run the ministry in Freetown, we were just as blessed as anyone by our visit. Upon arrival we found out that the ministry had expanded to two other cities, Bo and Kenema. Bo is...

Detroit Expansion

For years now, our street ministry has desired to expand to Detroit. We have friends and family who live there and we have done ministry in the streets there on several occasions. Finally we have felt release to begin scouting for the best places to begin ministry. Please pray as we are in the middle...

SIERRA LEONE EXCITEMENT

Thank you Vanguard Street Ministry  supporters! $7640 has already been raised and plane tickets can now be purchased. We are almost at our goal of $10,000. You still have time to play a part in this great trip. Click below to participate. http://www.razoo.com/story/Mission-Trip-To-Sierra-Leone-2013

100 for $100 for Sierra Leone Campaign

Donate to our 100 for $100 program for Sierra Leone. We need to raise $10,000 before September 7. http://www.razoo.com/story/Mission-Trip-To-Sierra-Leone-2013 DONATE SECURELY ONLINE BY CLICKING THE LINK ABOVE COPY AND SHARE THIS STORY TO GROW THE CAMPAIGN ACROSS YOUR PERSONAL NETWORK SHARE ON FACEBOOK, EMAIL AND TWITTER The leadership team of Vanguard Street Ministry is flying...

The Body of Christ is a Beautiful Family

When I was growing up I noticed that dogs and cats were arch rivals. My experience spoke to me that they were enemies to the core. Just the other day I saw a dog and a cat in the same vicinity of one another with no animosity between the two.  After I passed by I...

A True Confession of a Once Upon a Time, Scared Street Minister

A true confession of a, once upon a time, scared street minister… First things first, I want you to declare this truth over yourself: I am effective, qualified, powerful, equipped, and hand selected by God!!! Now for a trip down memory lane… 7 years ago I had just returned from an amazing mission trip with...

Revealing the True Heart of Jesus

Driving home from work a few days ago I spotted a young woman in a black tank top and black sunglasses mowing a lawn.  She was going over rough terrain and struggling a bit, but seemed strong and motivated to conquer her task. As I glanced at her and drove on, I felt that impression...

Now is the Time for Personal Revival

All true revival is personal. Revival is about returning to your first love Christ. Its about restoring, and renewing each individual believer as well as reaching new potential followers with the message of the Gospel. Jesus said He came to seek and to save those who are lost. In our present day, that could include...

Characteristics of Revival

We’ve been doing work in the streets for almost 15 years. During that time we have noticed some similar attributes in our best streets ministers. Interestingly enough age doesn’t play a role in being a great street minister. Interestingly enough race doesn’t play a role in it either. What makes a great street minister you...