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Que Aperidá

May 26, 2016

Que aperidá is a saying used in the Dominican Republic to indicate that something is amazing. What God is doing in the Dominican Republic is amazing! We are so pleased to announce that after many months of prayer and seeking God’s guidance, He has led us to begin a formal partnership in the Dominican Republic. Several teams have gone to the Dominican Republic to work in two villages. One village is Villa Laura and its people are of Dominican decent…

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Lives Changed, Names Changed!

May 3, 2016

Spontaneous songs of worship sang by our former street boys and local leaders to our King are what resonated in the air surrounding the areas of Kent Beach in Sierra Leone on Sunday 2016. As Christians around the world celebrated Palm Sunday, commemorating Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, we found ourselves with much to celebrate. Because Jesus entered Jerusalem to hang on a tree for all, 12 kids and 2 leaders made decisions to accept Christ’s sacrifice and seal themselves…

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Golf Ball Drop!

April 18, 2016

Win BIG and make a BIG difference in the lives of kids living in Margaret’s Home in Sierra Leone. At 1:00 on May 23rd, golf balls will be dropped on a green at Stonebridge Country Club in McKinney, Texas. The numbered golf ball that lands in or closest to the hole wins the grand prize. And check this out…the total grand prize will be no less than $500, and could be much more depending on the total amount of golf…

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Welcome Shara Johnson!

April 13, 2016

Join us in welcoming Shara Johnson to our staff team here at 25. What a gift she already is to our team and to our kids. Shara joins us in the role of Director of Discipleship and Internships. Prior to Shara’s calling to full-time missions and ministry, Shara worked for several years in college admissions, and served most recently helping students serve in mission internships overseas. Shara fills a significant role at 25 as she will primarily be responsible for…

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After two years…

March 23, 2016

Read this great post written by Nathan Bogue, Director of Mobilization, as he shares about his most recent time in Sierra Leone! “After two years I was delighted to step into Sierra Leone again on a 25 Project mission team. I had so much excitement to see the progress of the Gospel in the lives of Ibrahim and so many others there. I hoped to be a blessing to Ibrahim, and his friends while I was there. However, I did…

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Can God use you when you buy or sell a house?

March 9, 2016

Buying or selling a house or property anytime soon? What if you could do that and at the same time, you could impact orphaned and vulnerable kids for Christ during the process? Well it’s possible with our partnership with our friend JT Hardcastle and his company, The Real Estate Project.  When you use JT or any of the realtors on his team, they will contribute 1/3 of their own total commission (either as the listing or buyer’s agent or both…

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Thank You Cornerstone Christian Academy!

March 9, 2016

Cornerstone Christian Academy second grade students topped off their school’s huge Valentine fundraiser by presenting a $2,000 check to the 25 Project! Jennifer Thomas, a parent and volunteer at Cornerstone in McKinney, Texas, challenged the kids to think globally in helping others this Valentine’s Day. Having heard of a need through the 25 Project for books and Bibles, Jennifer decided to challenge her child’s second grade class to “think worldwide” and help outside their circle of influence. This challenge quickly spread to the whole…

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Unlocking the Secret

February 17, 2016

“When you discover the secret joy of the Treasure Principle, I guarantee you’ll never be content with less.” Randy Alcorn   Our staff just recently finished reading Alcorn’s book, The Treasure Principle, Discovering the Secret of Joyful Giving. While this book maybe short, it is powerful, potentially life changing, and in my humble opinion, it should be a book every believer reads. Alcorn gives six principles for how we should view and treat money: 1.     God owns everything. I’m His…

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After 2 years…A New Team is Finally Headed to Sierra Leone!

February 4, 2016

For the first time in two years, we have a team headed back to serve in Sierra Leone. Because of the spread of Ebola in West Africa, we were forced to suspend all teams traveling to serve our kids there. Praise God though, a new 25 Project team will be on the ground in Sierra Leone, and will be investing in the lives of many precious kids. We are expecting great things! Among several things this team will do will…

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