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For Life.

Qualified Clinical Pastoral Counseling

By Apostolics • For Apostolics

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As qualified Clinical Pastoral Counselors, we specialize in marriage and pastoral counseling. We're equipped to help Pastors, Pastoral Staff and Church Members of the Apostolic faith. To easily meet with you, we employ face-to-face visits, video-conferencing sessions, webinars, and seminars.

Consider Helping Purchase Computer Equipment

DayStar Ministries, a 501(c)(3) organization, needs new computer equipment. Nearly 95% of clinical counseling employs video technology. Our current equipment desperately needs to be updated. Many churches are not set up for visual presentations, so being able to take the necessary equipment will be a blessing. Thank you for your consideration.

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We do pre, mid & post marriage counseling. We work with a variety of situations involving the individual, couples and families either on site or via video conferencing.

We minister on a variety of subject matters, and would love to come to your city and minister to your group or congregation. Let's discuss how we can be of service to you!

DayStar Ministries is certified as an Academic Institution by the N.C.C.A. We can also assist in certification as a Pastoral Counselor and/or receiving a degree in Pastoral Counseling.

Partners In Counseling

DayStar Ministries is equipped to help. Staffed with Licensed Pastoral & Christian Counselors, we serve to strengthen your hands as an adjunct and trusted ally. With your guidance, DayStar provides counseling services and personal development specifically tailored to your local assembly. We employ face-to-face visits, video-conferencing sessions, webinars, and seminars to be an effective means of support.

Daniel & Jeanie Sirstad

Latest Blog Posts

Speak the Truth in Love

By Daniel Sirstad | July 6, 2019

Amid Paul’s longest sentence found in Ephesians chapter four is the admonition to “Speak the Truth in Love.” It’s a whole lot easier to read this or memorize these words then it is to live it. I am convinced most people speak what is right to them. It may not be the whole truth, but…

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I Have Never Done This Before!

By Daniel Sirstad | June 1, 2019

Yes, you read, right. I’m about to do something I’ve never done before, and it’s not easy for me to do, but here goes. DayStar Ministries is in its 6th year of operation. During this time, we have been able to help many individuals and couples navigate a variety of situations. Most of those we…

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From a Wound to a Scar

By Daniel Sirstad | May 4, 2019

The healing process of going from a wound to a scar is primarily up to the one who has been wounded. Who, among the masses of those that read this, has never been injured? Remember wiping out on your bicycle? For you guys, do you remember stumbling home with torn jeans, blood on your leg,…

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I Just Assumed …

By Daniel Sirstad | April 6, 2019

How many times have you said or thought these words, “I just assumed …?” How many times have you heard these words, “I just assumed …?” Every time we assume, we open the possibility of conflict, stress, anxiety, etc. Not only are we impacted by these negative emotions, but the subject or subjects of our…

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Pushing Buttons, Stirring Pots & Poking Bears

By Daniel Sirstad | March 2, 2019

Pushing buttons, stirring the pot, poking the bear, etc. are all terms used to get someone worked up to the point where a reaction takes place. Usually the reaction caused is not a positive one. I was working with a couple and at some point, in the process, received a request from the husband. His…

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Is Church Attendance Still Important?

By Daniel Sirstad | February 2, 2019

For Christmas last year, my daughter, Amber, got me a gizmo to hold my phone while I am driving. It fits in the air vent. You may have seen one or have one yourself. On the first Sunday morning of this year, I took it out to the car and installed it. Next, I attached…

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Client Testimonials

I want you to know that in the short amount of time that you have been counseling me, you have helped me more than anyone has ever helped me. That being said, because you have been such a big help I have uncovered why, or at least part of the reason I haven’t been able to forgive, ask forgiveness, or heal.

Healing & Hopeful