Dominican Republic

  • Making Disciples of the Nations on Our Doorstep

    August 6, 2018

    News & Stories

    Because Alliance people pray and give to the Great Commission Fund, Alliance workers Zac and Julie Stutler and their colleagues are making disciples of the nations in the Dominican Republic.

  • Hurricane Update 9/9

    September 9, 2017

    News & Stories

    Cuba and Puerto Rico Pummeled, Florida in the Crosshairs, and Texas in Need of Volunteers

  • Hurricane Irma Update 9/8

    September 8, 2017

    News & Stories

    Pray for Florida. Churches in The Dominican Republic are safe, and Envision steps up to shelter displaced refugees.

  • Initial Report on Hurricane Irma

    September 7, 2017

    News & Stories

    Puerto Rico faces major blackouts, but dodges catastrophic damage.

  • God's Direction

    March 26, 2017


    Alliance workers in the Dominican Republic explain how the Lord encouraged them to leave their jobs and pursue missions.

  • John Stumbo Video Blog No. 43

    February 12, 2017


    John addresses the importance of U.S. church planting and explains why Council 2017 in Columbus, Ohio, is a “must-attend” event for the Alliance family.

  • Dejarlo Todo

    January 23, 2017


    Los obreros internacionales Keren Peña y Miguel Rodríguez cuentan su testimonio de dejarlo todo para servir a Dios en las misiones.

  • Leave Everything

    January 23, 2017


    International workers Keren Peña and Miguel Rodríguez tell their testimonies of giving up everything to serve God through missions.

  • 8 Photos of Christmas Around the World

    December 21, 2016

    News & Stories

    See how Christ’s birth is celebrated in various Alliance fields around the world.

  • The 'Jesus Camp' Touches Young Lives with God’s Love

    August 26, 2016

    News & Stories

    When a mother asked her son what he wanted to do that week, he said, “I want to go to the Jesus camp.”

  • Marriages, Miracles, and Revival

    March 15, 2016

    News & Stories

    We believe this event has impacted our church more than anything else we’ve done.

  • Alliance Church Plant in the Dominican Republic Sees Major Growth Spurts

    December 28, 2015

    News & Stories

    “The children’s area is at capacity, and we are praying about the need for more space.”

  • Jesus Here and Now

    December 23, 2013

    News & Stories

    “Luke’s Gospel has become real and personal.”

  • Couples Conference Draws Families to Jesus

    December 10, 2013

    News & Stories

    Record church attendance after seminar.

  • Cane Field Kids Receive Gifts of Love

    September 27, 2013

    News & Stories

    Bible camp project blesses 200 kids with school supplies and other items.

  • The Greatest Adventure of All

    August 29, 2013

    News & Stories

    50 kids discovered the adventure of knowing Jesus during the 2013 Bible camp in Punta Cana.

  • Children Inspire Resurrection Celebration

    April 5, 2013

    News & Stories

    People kept coming; it was standing room only.

  • Building His Church Together

    April 1, 2013

    News & Stories

    The walls separated, endangering the congregation. The church needed help.

  • Nothing To Fear

    October 19, 2012

    News & Stories

    Exhausted from a full day of travel, I returned to our home in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, to find a tarantula in a small cage on my kitchen counter.

  • Dominican Republic: Alliance People Impacted by Tropical Storm

    September 7, 2012

    News & Stories

    Tropical storm Isaac knocked out bridges and displaced thousands of people in the Dominican Republic. In the town of Salinas, the salt processing factory was destroyed by flood waters, putting many Alliance church members out of work indefinitely.

  • A Child’s Prayer

    August 3, 2012

    News & Stories

    Jorge’s family experienced a tragic loss. It was a few days before our children’s Bible camp last year when they found a flier for the camp on their door. They brought their son to the camp, hoping that the week’s activities would bring joy to his pain.

  • A Life-Changing Invitation

    February 9, 2012

    News & Stories

    Juan Jesús and his wife, Wilma, first came to ALIANZA (a new Alliance church in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic) after receiving an invitation under the front door of their apartment. A few weeks after the couple attended the church, Alliance workers Jeff and Deborah arranged to visit them in their home. Since his conversion, Juan has continued to grow and mature in Christ.

  • A Heavenly Alliance

    January 12, 2012

    News & Stories

    Because of giving to the GCF, a church plant in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic, called Alianza (The Alliance), began meeting […]

  • Because You Give . . .

    January 11, 2012

    News & Stories

    Serving in the Dominican Republic, Brad and Dorothy Wood witness stories from those who have been touched by God, including Carmen, whose husband was shot by car thieves—but not killed—in front of their apartment, and Merary, who comes from a country where less than half of 1 percent of the population is Christian.

  • Living the Call Together in Punta Cana

    August 15, 2011

    News & Stories

    When Zac and Julie Stutler were called to serve in one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Caribbean, they dreamed of having a ministry center in this area where there was no evangelical church. In April 2011, Alianza opened its doors. Its mission: to equip families to live in authentic relationship with Jesus.

  • Dominican Youth Sold Out to Jesus

    September 30, 2010

    News & Stories

    By Julie Stutler, serving in Dominican Republic About 280 teens and young adults from all over the Dominican Republic (DR), […]

  • A Commitment to Give

    August 3, 2010

    News & Stories

    Editor’s Note: Having served as Alliance international workers in Dominican Republic for more than 10 years, John and Colleen Schleh have seen God’s power work mightily in the hearts and lives of the Dominican people. Following is a poignant account of faithful believers who gave out of their poverty, putting in everything—all they had to live on (Mark 12:44).

  • A Time to Celebrate Love

    February 18, 2010

    News & Stories

    During the month of February, Zac and Julie Stutler have been using innovative strategies to introduce Dominicans to Jesus—including Valentine’s get-togethers, a couples’ movie night, and a chocolate lover’s class.

  • Robbery Leads to Ministry Opportunity

    April 7, 2008

    News & Stories

    More than 30 police officers attended a worship service held by Brad Wood, Alliance missionary to the Dominican Republic, during […]

  • New Year's Trials for DR Missionaries

    January 7, 2008

    News & Stories

    Brad Wood, Alliance missionary to Dominican Republic, was attacked while jogging in a park New Year’s Eve by thieves who […]

  • Birthday Party Turned Into Outreach Event

    October 23, 2006

    News & Stories

    Jeff and Deborah Climie used their son AJ’s first birthday party to draw some of their unsaved Dominican friends together. […]