Dominican Republic

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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Orphan Sunday 2014

October 27, 2014

Orphan Sunday is happening this week in thousands of churches all around the world! Pray with us as we ask God to mobilize the church to be the hands and feet of Jesus to the millions upon millions of orphans worldwide. Watch this short video from the Christian Alliance for Orphans, and ask God what role you are to play in caring for orphans.

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A Unique Reunion

July 7, 2014

The following post is from Melissa Willmarth, a friend, Name Changer Sponsor, and previous Sierra Leone team member with 25. After returning from her second experience in Sierra Leone, Melissa wrote the following… “I first met and sponsored Sorie and Abass during my first trip to Sierra Leone with the 25 Project on their February 2013 mission team.  It is hard to describe the joy of seeing both of these boys again this year when I returned.  My heart skipped when I…

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Welcome to Sarah Teasdale!

June 9, 2014

  We are extremely excited to announce the addition of a new member to the 25 Project staff!  Sarah Teasdale is joining our team after many years of working in education, most recently serving as an assistant principal at an elementary school in McKinney, Texas. As God has continued to bless this ministry and expand the number of children up for sponsorship through Name Changers, we have known of the great need for someone to serve as the director of…

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God working in the Dominican

April 10, 2014

My excitement this month with our team in the Dominican Republic was greater than ever! Seventy one of us were ready to arrive in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to share the Good News of Jesus Christ in local bateys (villages). Beginning at 4:15am in the morning the team, divided into four traveling groups, began checking bags at our airport to make the journey. As one group met up with another during layovers, it was a joy to see the seventy…

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Interested in Serving in the Dominican Republic?

February 13, 2014

Interested in serving on a 25 Project team in the Dominican Republic this summer?  Come and hear the details about an upcoming trip! Time:  7:00pm Sunday, February 23rd Location: McKinney (contact us for specific address) Food:  Coffee & Dessert Trip Dates: June 14-20  or July 26-Aug 1 The meeting will give more details and allow you to sign up for a 2014 Dominican Republic team.  We will host a camp in a Haitian batey (village), where we share the Gospel and show love…

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One Day. One Voice. One Purpose.

November 1, 2013

  One Day. One Voice. One Purpose.  Orphan Sunday is this Sunday and it is one day out of the entire year to unite believers and churches around the world to defend the fatherless, to care for children who have no place to call home, to bring into focus God’s heart for the orphan. We are always excited about this day each November!  Our focus at the 25 Project comes from Jesus words in Matthew 25, that when we serve…

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