The SMS messages you received on your phone was sent to you by Vistas of Hope, because you signed up or you were referred to receive the messages on this website or because you opted-in to my SMS service by sending a request directly to me. More information about Vistas f Hope SMS Messages is available here.
Opting Out of Receiving SMS Messages
You can now easily manage your existing subscriptions to Vistas of Hope text messaging service. To manage your phone numbers and delivery time, simply follow the simple steps below to edit or delete your existing subscriptions and add new subscriptions.
If you believe my SMS message reached you in error, please use your devices to opt out by replying to any of the SMS messages you received with any of the following:
If you are using a dual sim device, kindly ensure that you reply to the SMS message using the same sim card that was used to deliver the message to you. After opting out, we will send you an SMS message to confirm that you have been unsubscribed. After this, you will no longer receive SMS messages from Vistas of Hope. If you want to join again, just sign up as you did the first time and you will start receiving Vistas of Hope SMS messages again.
Managing Phone Numbers
If you have changed your device or you have an alternative phone number, you can decide which phone numbers you want to be receiving Vistas of Hope SMS messages on. To change your phone numbers or to opt out of receiving SMS Messages completely, kindly follow these steps below:
- Please enter the mobile number you wish to modify into the “Mobile Number” box below.
- Select either “Subscribe” or “Unsubscribe” or “Replace Mobile Number” and then press the button marked “Submit”
- If you select “Replace Mobile Number”, enter the mobile number you wish to start using into the “Alternative Mobile Number” box below.
- In the option boxes select the frequency and time of day you want to be receiving the SMS messages.When you are done, press the button marked “Submit”
Why am I not receiving SMS Messages?
There are a number of reasons why our SMS Messages are not reaching your mobile device:
- The mobile phone number we hold for you is wrong or incorrectly formatted.
- The number listed in your account is a landline number, not a mobile phone number
- Your phone is switched off or is out of signal – this shouldn’t prevent us from sending SMS Messages, it should only prevent you from receiving them immediately
To check or amend the number we have for you, please use the form above.
Terms and Conditions
You must be 13 years or older to receive/send text messages in affiliation with any of these subscriptions. By your participation in these subscriptions, you certify that you are at least 13 years of age and meet any other age requirements.
Unless specified otherwise on this site, users must be at least 13 years or older before participating in this text-messaging subscription. By your participation in our ministry, you certify that you are at least 13 years of age and meet any other eligibility.
User acknowledges that SMS messages are distributed via third party mobile network providers and, therefore, Vistas of Hope cannot control certain factors relating to message delivery. User acknowledges that, depending on the recipient’s mobile provider service, it may not be possible to transmit the SMS message to the recipient successfully.
Vistas of Hope does not claim or guarantee availability or performance of this service, including liability for transmission delays or message failures.
Vistas of Hope is committed to building an enduring fellowship based on integrity and trust with everyone who signs up for Vistas of Hope SMS service. If you subscribe to Vistas of Hope SMS messages, you thereby agree to receive SMS messages at the phone number you provided for such purposes. Such messages will come from Vistas of Hope daily unless otherwise specified.
Participation in our service is completely FREE of charge. You may opt out at any time by following the opt-out instructions above. You represent that you are the owner or authorized user of the mobile number you use to sign up for the SMS Service, and that you are authorized to approve the applicable charges of your mobile phone number is roaming. If you are referring a friend or family members phone number to this service, an SMS message will be sent to them with your phone number for confirmation first.
Your privacy is important to us and protecting the personal information supplied to us is essential. Vistas of Hope will never sell, rent, lease, distribute, barter or transfer any personally identifiable information about you to third parties for marketing purposes, nor will we use your phone number to initiate a call or SMS message to you without your express or implied prior consent. Your wireless carrier and other service providers also collect data about your SMS usage, and their practices are governed by their own privacy policies.
You acknowledge and agree that the SMS Service is provided via wireless systems which use radios (and other means) to transmit communications over complex networks. We do not guarantee that your use of the SMS Service will be private or secure, and we are not liable to you for any lack of privacy or security you may experience. You are fully responsible for taking precautions and providing security measures best suited for your situation and intended use of the SMS Service.
We do not encourage the use of mobile phones or wireless devices while operating a motorized vehicle. PLEASE DO NOT TEXT AND DRIVE.