“Arise, shine, for your light has come, and the glory of the LORD rises upon you.” Isaiah 60:1

Sunrise over Porcupine Butte

Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

South Dakota

Welcome to Wo’iyopastake Ministry

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Wo’iyopastake (wo-EE-YO-pash-ta-ke) – Lakota word for Encouragement

Encouraging & Supporting

the Pastors & Christian Leaders

of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation

We are asking for donations to Wo’iyopastake Ministry to go toward ONE MONTH OF HEAT for some committed servants of the Lord…and for the people they are helping, all of whom are in great need. We supply this help to them every year in the month of January, as much as funds allow. Please help.

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Wo’iyopastake Ministry

107 Millstone Circle

Clinton TN 37716


Board of Directors – Dan Licata, Mary Young Bear, Kelly Milliron, Pastor Bonnie Licata