July News Update
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July News Update

June Podcast
/ Podcast

June Podcast

During a mission trip to Haiti, Robbie and Dana Matiak had the exciting opportunity to meet their sponsor children. Hear their story of establishing the Matiak Foundation and how they are planning to help children and families in Haiti.

Students Helping Students
/ Life Change

Students Helping Students

The adolescent years can be filled with many challenges, as teenagers search to discover their own identities. One way we are helping teens find their purpose in life is by giving them opportunities to help others. […]

Senior Graduates
/ Life Change

Senior Graduates

The director of our high school, Anislus Jean Gasnel, invited us to meet with the graduating class of 2019. Students can attend school at New Missions for up to 16 years: two years of preschool, one year of kindergarten, six years of elementary, and seven years of high school. […]

A Team's Ministry
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A Team's Ministry

In April, nine out of the ten team members from Oxford Baptist Church in Conover, NC, were first timers to Haiti. They came with great excitement and a desire to serve. […]

June News Update
/ Monthly Newsletter

June News Update

His Grace is More Than Enough
/ Devotions

His Grace is More Than Enough

Do you know anyone who is suffering? Some people have asked, “Is God good? Is He powerful? Does He exist?” Since sin came into the world through Adam and Eve, there is suffering. […]

Church is a Priority
/ Mission Progress

Church is a Priority

In Haiti and the Dominican Republic, our local churches are the gathering places for worship and Bible teaching. Back in 1983, we arrived in Haiti on Thursday, January 6. Then on Sunday, January 9—our first Sunday—church began under coconut trees with a banner hanging that read: Haiti, Hope in God. Church is a priority .[…]

May Podcast
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May Podcast

Enjoy this conversation with Joesph and Gaby Ortez from El Paso, Texas. After serving the kids at New Missions' schools, they found a new perspective that changed both their lives.

The Distracted Life
/ Devotions

The Distracted Life

Do you live a distracted life? I know I do. More than ever I’m finding my schedule can pull me in many directions, and my attention is being tugged at nonstop. […]

Teacher Certification
/ Mission Progress

Teacher Certification

Haiti’s Department of Education does not have laws governing education certification for teachers. In the early days of the mission we employed those we could find in the area. […]

Sneakers for Haitians
/ Campaigns

Sneakers for Haitians

I’ve seen our Haitian children walk to school carrying their shoes, and then wash their feet before putting their shoes on to enter the school. I’ve heard of some morning students sharing the same shoes with a sibling or neighbor who goes to an afternoon school. […]

May News Update
/ Monthly Newsletter

May News Update

Preaching in the DR
/ Life Change

Preaching in the DR

Mark 16:15 instructs us to “Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.” Our church in Bombita is certainly obeying that command. Recently, Pastor Nicolas Santos, along with pastors from other churches in the area, hosted an outdoor evangelistic service in Bombita. […]

Chapel Services at Colegio Nueva Vida
/ Mission Progress

Chapel Services at Colegio Nueva Vida

I recently had the privilege to share a message at the Friday chapel services at Colegio Nueva Vida in Sosua, Dominican Republic. Mario Hernandez, one of our high school teachers, translated my English into Spanish for the students. […]

From Success to Significance
/ Podcast

From Success to Significance

Rob Arms still remembers the missionaries who visited his childhood church on Sunday nights. Rob made sure to sit on the front row, watching slideshows and listening to different people talk about sharing the gospel with different cultures. […]

Our Greatest Hope
/ Devotions

Our Greatest Hope

During the weeks leading up to Easter, we naturally reflect upon the death and resurrection of our Lord and Savior. Personally, it’s a time when I reexamine my own faith and commitment to God. […]

Same Goal, Different Ways
/ Life Change

Same Goal, Different Ways

In February, two teams joined together to serve in our schools. Foundation Academy from Winter Garden, Florida, came prepared for everything soccer. At each school they visited, Gio Moraes shared an object lesson using two soccer balls. […]

April News Update
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April News Update

DR Women's Health Event
/ Life Change

DR Women's Health Event

Pregnancy can be a wonderful and exciting time for women, but it also carries risks for the moms and babies. In the past year here in the DR, we have been saddened to hear of many women in the area dying from complications during labor or shortly after giving birth. […]