Daystar News & Updates

DR Vision: Baseball Ministry Update

Posted onMay 31, 2013 | 0 comments

What a huge celebration after the World Baseball Classic Championship game! The Dominican Republic defeated Puerto Rico to earn the title: "World Champions of Baseball." Throughout the playoffs, every Dominican game was shown in just about every restaurant and public place with a TV around the country. The best way to express the mindset in the DR is to say, "Baseball is our game." More than just national pride was on the line. After the final pitch on that fateful Tuesday night, at approximately 11:30 PM (on a school/work night), the streets erupted. Horns blared, people cheered, sirens went off and any other item that could be used for noise was used. This lasted for at least 20 minutes, maybe 30. The next day, it was the talk of the town....Keep Reading

The Palm's Update: We Are So Blessed!

Posted onMay 30, 2013 | by: Lynn Cunningham | 0 comments

As I think about The Palms and the recent activity at the school and look ahead to the coming months, an old song runs through my head - "If He keeps on blessin' and blessin'...I don't know what I'm gonna do!" Well, I know what I will do - I will give Him the glory for it all because it is ALL because of HIM! Below are just a few of the blessings He has given us....Keep Reading

35,000 Pounds Of Supplies Are Headed To The D.R.

Posted onMay 22, 2013 | 0 comments

Over the past several months these supporters have been collecting needed supplies for the ministry in the Dominican Republic. We are once again overwhelmed by the donations. Over 35,000 pounds of supplies and materials are headed to the Dominican Republic....Keep Reading

DR Vision April Update

Posted onApril 24, 2013 | by: DR Vision | 0 comments

Although in the American culture, Easter is a big holiday where all the churches are packed with hundreds of people, and the service is followed by family lunches and Easter egg hunts, that is not the case for the Dominican culture. Because of the heavy influence of Catholicism in the Dominican Republic, more emphasis is places on the death of Jesus Christ than on His resurrection....Keep Reading

DR Vision Update

Posted onApril 5, 2013 | by: DR Vision | 0 comments

We are thrilled to share with you what all is going on here in San Pedro. Read below about what we have been up to and ways that you can be involved. ...Keep Reading

D.R. Baseball Update- Player Led To Christ!

Posted onApril 1, 2013 | by: DR Vision | 0 comments

As mentioned in last month's newsletter, we are continuing to move forward in building the baseball field on our 46-acre property. We have prepared the entrance and graded out the main roads into our land. This is all preliminary work to the asphalt being laid, but it is a huge step forward for us. Our next step is to build our caretaker homes....Keep Reading

Daystar Celebrates Milestone!

Posted onMarch 6, 2013 | by: Doug Hodges | 0 comments

There has been some exciting news for Daytstar Baptist Missions. It is important to keep you informed of the changes that have taken place. Thank you for supporting Daystar missionaries. Thank you for praying and praising as you read! Rejoice with us! ...Keep Reading