Author: Dara Halydier

Dara Halydier is a pastor’s wife, a Bible teacher, a conference and retreat speaker, a mentor, a friend, and the mother of 5 grown boys! She homeschooled for 21 wonderful years is now encouraging other homeschooling families by speaking across the nation at homeschool conferences.
News from Moldova

News from Moldova

Firsthand Report from Moldova: Hope Amid the Tragedy of War Dear Tracy and Dara, I thank God for you and all you are doing to help Mission Eurasia’s outreach to bring relief and hope to the shattered people of Ukraine. My report from Moldova. I just returned from Moldova where…

Praying for Ukraine 3/16

Praying for Ukraine 3/16

Dear Praying Friends and Partners, Thank you for continuing in prayer with us.  These are the prayer requests for today, March 16, 2022. Prayer Request #1 During a night bombardment close to the railway in the city of Korosten, at least 24 houses were destroyed and many others damaged. Among those…

Pray for Ukraine 3/15

Pray for Ukraine 3/15

Dear Praying Friends and Partners, Thank you for continuing in prayer with us. These are the prayer requests for today, March 15, 2022. As of today, there are more than 2.8 million Ukrainian refugees who have fled their country. Others are seeking refuge still within Ukraine. Please pray for them…

Praying for Ukraine

Praying for Ukraine

Ask to see God’s glory amidst great struggle. God often uses very serious situations to draw people to Himself. Pray that He would be glorified through the people of Ukraine who are following Jesus. Pray for God’s peace to be a source of strength. Pray for the workers there –…

God’s Plan for Me

God’s Plan for Me

Jesus is teaching in Luke 14:28-32 about salvation. He compares yielding all relationships and earthly possessions up to Him with two people who need to be wise planners. The builder needs to have a plan before he builds, and the king should plan before he sends troops into battle. Jesus…

Pride vs. Humility

Pride vs. Humility

Pride was Satan’s sin and is often at the root of most of humankind’s sins. As a Christian, we are to be crucified with Christ (Gal. 2:20) which includes having a humbled heart. Let’s look at the attributes of pride and humility to learn how to approach having a humble…

Where does your strength come from? Honestly, sometimes it comes from sheer determination, denial, selfish ambition, or attempting to prove something to others. These can all be motivations to keep pushing, but their strength will wear out. Instead, I remember (sometimes), that my strength must come from God. “Whoever serves…