Operation Care International 2017

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Operation Care International

Welcome evangelism volunteers to Operation Care International 2017 Christmas Party for Jesus - December 16, 2017.
We will be sharing the gospel with approximately 25,000 homeless people. Please consider a special time of prayer and fasting leading up to the event…this will give you the best chance to be as prepared as possible.

When: Saturday December 16, 2017

Time Commitment:IDEAL: arrive at the registration area no later than 7:00 am and leave for home no later than 4:00 pm. The location for registration is shown on Floor Plan and Parking and Convention Site Plan.

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What to do before the event Training:  

Gather Guest information on Survey. Guests will fill-out grey shaded area. Volunteers will be introduced to guest and be seated in assembly area. Volunteer will check the spiritual condition of the guest or family by asking questions from the survey and recording answers. Be sure to write guest's name at the top of the survey. All evangelism volunteers must record information under grey shaded area and record number of salvations in the upper right hand corner. Tear survey along perforation and give to guest "Who is God and Who is Jesus." Escort guest to HELPS area if needed and take guest to exit and deposit results in box labeled SOULS.   

Study Evangelism Survey. This is on the inside of the form. Each guest will bring survey with them. Others before you will have assisted our guests in filling out the form. Your job is to pray for guests and present the gospel. Please become familiar with it between now and Saturday. This is the most important thing you will be doing!! Survey will be .

 Please look over Gospel presentation in English and Spanish.



1.              Do you believe in God?


2.              In your opinion what does it take to get to heaven?
Jesus said, I am the way the truth and the life, no one comes to Father except through me. (John 14:6)
Do you know about the 10 Commandments? No one can keep them and if we break just one it violates God’s law. We can’t earn our way in nor do we deserve heaven. - All have sinned and fall short of the glory of God (Romans 3:23)
God loves you and will forgive you.

For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have everlasting life (John 3:16)


3.              If you are standing at Heaven’s gates and God says why should I let you in? What will you say?

That Christ died for my sins according to scripture, that He was buried and that He rose again on the 3rd day (1st Corinthians 15:3-4)


4.              If you have never put your faith and trust in Jesus are you willing to do that today?               YES           NO
If you confess with your mouth the Lord Jesus and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead you will be saved.(Romans 10:9) .


5.              Do you understand what we have discussed? Would you like to pray and make a commitment to receive God’s free gift today?  YES                 NO

Dear God, I know I have sinned and I want to ask for Your forgiveness. I believe Jesus died for my sins and rose again. I now accept Your gift of eternal life. I will follow Jesus as my Lord and Savior and try to obey Him in all that I do. Thank You God for my new life, in the name of Jesus I pray. Amen


6.              If you are not ready is there anything I can clarify for you? YES        NO





1.              ¿Usted cree en Dios?


2.              ¿En su opinión como cree que se puede llegar al cielo?
- Jesús le dijo: Yo soy el camino, la verdad y la vida; nadie viene al Padre sino por mí. (Juan 14:16)
¿Usted conoce los 10 mandamientos?

-Por cuanto todos pecaron, y están destituidos de la gloria de Dios. (Romanos 3:23)

Dios te ama y puede perdonarte.

Porque tanto amó Dios al mundo, que ha dado a su Hijo unigénito, para que todo aquel que en él cree no se pierda, mas tenga vida eterna. (Juan 3:16)


3.              Si tú llegaras a las puertas del cielo y Dios te dijera, ¿por qué te tengo que dejar entrar? ¿Qué le dirías?

- Que Cristo murió por nuestros pecados, conforme a las Escrituras; 4 que fue sepultado y que resucitó al tercer día, conforme a las Escrituras;(1 Corintios 15:3-4)


4.              Si tu nunca has puesto tu fe y confianza en Jesús; ¿estarías dispuesto hacerlo hoy?                 SI              NO
- Si confiesas con tu boca al Señor Jesús, y crees en tu corazón que Dios le levantó de los muertos, serás salvo. (Romanos 10:9)


5.              ¿Entiendes de lo que hemos hablado? ¿te gustaría orar y hacer el compromiso de recibir el regalo gratuito de Dios en este momento?
 SI             NO

Mi amadísimo Dios, Yo sé que he pecado y por lo tanto te pido perdón por ello, reconozco que Jesús murió por mis pecados y resucito al tercer día, por esa razón estoy dispuesto a aceptar tu regalo de la vida eterna. Yo estoy dispuesto a seguir a Jesús como mi Señor y Salvador y buscare obedecerle en todo lo que yo haga, gracias Dios por mi nueva vida, todo esto en el nombre de Jesús. Amen


6.              ¿Si no estás listo para esta decisión, hay alguna duda que  quisieras que se te aclare?  SI       NO


We will cover everything else you need to know during our 2 orientation sessions on Saturday morning. Session # 1 starts at 7:00 am and Session # 2 starts at 8:00 am. SINGLE ADULTS will meet in Section D and FAMLIES will meet in Section F. Both sessions effectively cover the same material…it’s just that Session # 1 is more thorough and quieter.


What to do before the event Registration:  

Volunteers must register on-line: https://www.operationcareinternational.org/  (Check adult evangelism or family evangelism)

Then, click on “VOLUNTEER” on the tool bar up top to register.

When you see the drop down box click “VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES”

Click on EITHER Evangelism for Homeless Adults OR Evangelism for Families and follow the instructions.

Event Details: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/christmas-gift-for-the-homeless-and-impoverished-tickets-19899311376  




The Day of the Event…Schedule Breakdown:

  • 7:00 – Registration, see Floor Plan for location. This is where you pick up your name tag if you have pre-registered. If have not pre-registered, this is where you register and get your name badge. This is also where you turn in your signed Statement of Faith.
  • 7:00 to 7:30 am – Orientation/Training Sessions # 1 - see Floor Plan for location. Single Adult Evangelism Team members assemble in the "Evangelism" – Section D.
  • 7:00 to 7:30 am - Orientation/Training Sessions # 1 - see Floor Plan for location. Family Evangelism Team members assemble in the “Evangelism – Section F.
  • 8:00 to 8:15 am - Orientation/Training Sessions # 2 – same material covered and same location as Session # 1, only difference is the timing.
  • 8:30am to 3:00pm – Guests arrive and gospel work begins.

Where: Dallas Convention Center - 650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202-5098. (D, E, and F are located on the west side of S. Griffin).

See Parking and Convention Site Plan

Parking:See Parking and Convention Site Plan for options. Volunteer Parking options. Please plan to arrive at your parking spot by 6:45 am. You might also consider taking the DART rail which drops off at the other end of the convention center, although you would have to check DART for time schedules. Both the DART Red and Blue lines come to the Dallas Convention (Union Station). Convention parking will open at 5:30AM.

What to wear:   We will be indoors but getting from your car to the entry will likely require a coat (check forecast as we approach the time). We are asking you to wear a red shirt or red jacket or red sweatshirt so you will be identified as a volunteer. You may purchase the official OCI red tee shirts when you arrive at the Registration area for $10 depending on size. See Dress Code for the official event dress code.

      Drink & Food:  Water will be provided in our work area.  Food - you can enjoy OCI provided lunch in the food service area near the main stage, or bring a sack lunch.

What else to bring:

  • ØPlease bring some pens (clip boards will be provided). 
  • ØComplete Integrity Pledge & Waiver and turn it in when you pick up your name badge at Registration.
  • ØAlso please consider bringing a $10 (or greater) love offering (given at registration) to help OCD meet the budget (cash or check).


OCI Instructions

Instrucciones de Evangelismo en Español

Thank you so much for your investment of time in this outreach of eternal consequences.