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​October 27 - 30, 2021

Registration is reserved for current Similar Ministries of CPYR and is by invitation only.


Empower the Ministry. This is one of the four mission pillars on which Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch stands upon. After the book Hope Rising was published, the ranch received a great deal of correspondence from like-hearted individuals who wished to learn how to create a similar program. In 2005 the ranch responded to this need by establishing our first Information Clinic (now called Ignition). ​Ignition events have been held every year since and continue to be highly attended. ​Our Ignition attendees have brought over 200 new similar ministries into existence around the world.

Continuing our desire to strengthen and support the relationship with these ministries, in 2012 Crystal Peaks held its inaugural Leadership Conference. Directors, selected core teams of staff and volunteers from participating ranches were all encouraged to attend.

In 2016, we redefined the purpose of this event, and it became the DEEPER- Jesus First Ministry Conference.

As we have prayed and sought the heart of the Father for 2021, we have felt led to further redefine the purpose and content of gathering. We understand the intense physical and emotional drain that can come from running a ranch ministry. We want you to know we have heard you, and are creating more of a retreat atmosphere at our next ​similar ministries event. It is our desire to unite for the purpose of being consumed by His love, His passion, and His unfathomable majesty in worship, praise and the sharing of His Word. The bible tells us in Hebrews 12:29, “For our God is a consuming fire.” He is the reason we do what we do! This year’s ministry ​event, called Inferno, is taking shape as a time of rest and restoring with more of a retreat feel.

Jesus is waiting to meet with you. It is our desire to provide a thin place where you can breathe in and soak up all that our Heavenly Father has to share with you. This time of retreat has been inspired for you to easily run into the arms of our Abba Father knowing full well; He is eager to receive you! So, come to Crystal Peaks next Fall and share in the “Inferno” that is our all-consuming God!

Jesus said, “Come to me all who are weak and weary and I will give you rest.” So, we are designing exactly that. ​​This year’s Inferno event is taking shape as a time of replenishment and renewal. It will be a time of building up, and re-igniting the spark that so eagerly desires to combust inside us. This event is set apart for leaders desiring to grow in their personal relationship with Jesus Christ with the emphasis on keeping Jesus Christ as the focus of all.


Registration Information:

Registration for this event is reserved for ranches that are actively serving their community, have completed the CPYR Similar Ministry Application process and are current with their required Annual Update.

Ideally, those who participate have already attended one of our previous Ignition/Information Clinics. Retreat size is intentionally limited to create an environment that fosters greater opportunity for relational depth among participants.  Future event registration announcements will be made through our ​active similar ministry list and social media services. 

Registration is on a first-come, first-serve basis. There will be no registration fee to attend the 2021 event. Individuals are responsible for covering the costs of travel, lodging and some meals. The Ranch will provide two lunches and one dinner during the course of the event (Wednesday afternoon - Saturday morning). Registration is required to reserve your spot and is limited to two leaders from each ministry. It is our aspiration to help shoulder alongside as many ministries as we can. 

Inferno has a minimum age requirement of 18. Rare exceptions may be made at the sole discretion of the Similar Ministries Manager. 


Lodging & Transportation Information:

We have compiled a list of popular accommodations and travel information in the Bend/Redmond/Sisters area. Click here to view.

*Please do not place airline, car rental or hotel reservations until you have completed the registration and a registration confirmation email has been received.* 

If you have further questions or would like to apply to shoulder with CPYR as a similar ministry, please contact our team at (541) 330-0123 or similarministries@cpyr.org