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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.

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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.

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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.

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Latest Blog Posts

Idealistic Distortion

By Daniel Sirstad | December 6, 2019

Idealistic Distortion is a term Prepare/Enrich uses for pre-marital or marriage counseling. Idealistic Distortion measures the extent to which a person distorts the relationship in a positive direction. A scale of 1-100 is used to measure Idealistic Distortion. A score below 40 indicates a more realistic approach to describing the relationship. However, a score above…

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Love Is A Verb

By Daniel Sirstad | November 2, 2019

If you go to Webster’s Dictionary, you will find ‘love’ defined as a noun and a verb. The majority of its definitions are nouns. It seems to me that Webster struggles to define ‘love.’ They do a decent job describing a variety of feelings they connect to love but fall short defining love itself. That’s…

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Safe Sex!

By Daniel Sirstad | October 5, 2019

Society is confused with what safe sex really is. Sex is a subject Apostolics tend to think about more than discuss. I teach a class in my marriage seminar entitled “Fun.” It deals explicitly with the topic of sex in marriage. Interestingly enough, it is the most favorite session taught. I get more positive feedback…

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That’s Not Fair!

By Daniel Sirstad | September 7, 2019

How many times have you heard, “That’s not fair?” How many times have you said or thought that something wasn’t fair? In my experience, the desire for fairness is not something relegated to just one age group. I’ve heard children, teenagers, young adults, middle-aged adults, and retired folks all proclaim how something in life is…

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Practice What You Preach

By Daniel Sirstad | August 3, 2019

Sounds good, right? Many don’t mind saying “practice what you preach,” but most don’t like hearing it. Many of you are licensed preachers. All of you are preachers. I hope each of you will read this short post in its entirety. Most preaching does not take place behind a pulpit. Preaching takes place in the…

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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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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.

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