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FINISHED! Building Our First Host Home In Nepal (Part #2)

This past month our children's home home in remote Nepal has been built! Now the interior part of the home is nearly finished!

Building Our First Host Home in Nepal! (Part #1)

PRAISE GOD! I am so excited to share how we have raised the needed amount to begin building our first Children's host home in remote Nepal! 

Pastor Joins Literacy Class in Nepal!

Recently, we had the privilege of sitting in one of our four literacy classes in remote Nepal. I noticed the pastor came as well. I didn't think anything of it since after all this was his church where we were meeting. However, I was in for a surprise when I discovered the pastor was one of the students!

Hasten Starts Fourth Literacy Class in Remote Nepal!

At the beginning of 2017, Hasten started its first literacy class in remote Nepal. Less than a year later, we began two more literacy classes in two villages. Now, we are pleased to announce that we have expanded to four literacy classes in over four villages!

Our 2018 Year-End Report!

2018 has been a blast! We've seen Jesus do so much in our lives and in the lives of those we are serving around the world! Read our annual report to see how each of our programs has grown over the past year!

Hasten Provides Winter Clothing for 35 Needy Children in Nepal!

We are super excited to share with you about the amazing Children's outreaches we had in the remote villages of Nepal!!! Every year we enjoy doing a special outreach to the needy. While in prayer about where to do our annual winter outreach, I immediately felt in my Spirit we needed to go to the needy children in the remote villages.

Hasten Plans To Open Its First Host Home in Remote Nepal!

As many of you know, lots of prayer has been going into our plans on how to help the children better in Nepal. Well we've come up with a good idea...

“I could never pass you by!” (a life changing vision of Jesus)

This past weekend, during the Fire`18 conference hosted by Christ for All Nations and Evangelist Daniel Kolenda, I had a vision of...

Thank You! Your Prayers are Powerful!

Hey, all! Pastor Dustan here. I just wanted to shoot you a quick note and thank you. The other day I asked you all for prayer

Hasten Partner Update With Dustan & Darlene Stanley

Here's the latest partner video update! Check it out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gn-7JRq6oiU&feature=youtu.be Dustan and Darlene Stanley give a detailed overall update of what has been...

The Struggle, Where It Gets “Real”

Ever struggle so hard at doing things that seem so easy to others, or wonder if this is normal? Well to put you at ease….you are not alone. This is what I’ve learned about what I like to call “The Struggle," and here are some simple steps I've started applying to help take steps towards overcoming those annoying bad habits and reach those goals on my to-do-list!

A Girl Oppressed of the Devil and a Preacher who Split the Local Church

In this post, we begin our work in Nepal for the next few months by visiting the first of three villages we have been reaching out to over the past few years.... You won't believe what happened when we asked a friend of ours if we could pray together.

She is COMPLETELY Healed and Rescued from Death’s Door!

Hey everyone, Dustan and Darlene here. We have been in Pokhara, Nepal for almost a week. Most of our time has been...

Help Us Launch Hasten Nepal Center and Save Lives!

Hey everyone, currently we are busy getting the Hasten Nepal Center launched. Please watch this video and share with everyone you...

The First Time I Heard God’s Voice

In this excerpt from my new book, 30 Days in Aceh, I go back to when I was a kid. I tell the short story of the first time I heard the voice of the Lord (and the only audible voice of the Lord I've ever heard... I think).

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Also, if you want to read the first excerpt, go here.

5 Vital Pieces of Missions Advice that Apply to All of Life

When I look back, there are a few pieces of advice that I was given early on that has proven INVALUABLE. These have become lessons Darlene and I live by, not only in ministry, but in LIFE.

Regardless if you are called to the nations or to the streets of the neighborhood you grew up in, these vital lessons will apply to both your life and ministry...

3 Tips for Packing Light and Carrying On

Here are my 3 main tips to help you pack light for international travel, and have lots of outfit options when carrying on!

Opening to my New Book – 30 Days in Banda Aceh, Indonesia

This post is an excerpt from the rough-draft opening of my new book about an intense month I spent in Banda Aceh, Indonesia following the tsunami of 2004 and the Nias 8.7 earthquake in early 2005.

Trek to remote village in Nepal (Photo Gallery)

Photos from our adventurous trek to a remote mountain village in central Nepal.

How Indiana Jones Helped me Stop being a Perfectionist

Are you a perfectionist? If so, this post is for you! Here's how one scene from Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade changed my mind for good about being a perfectionist.

Undefeatable

Have you ever felt exhausted? I don't mean just exhausted after a long hike but tired in your soul - tired...