Turkey is one of the largest unreached nations in the world, with less than one percent of the Turkish population identifying as Christian.
Our lighthouse in Amman, Jordan recently held a children's camp entitled, “God Loves Me.” The camp focused on the true character of God since most of the children living in Jordan are from Muslim backgrounds. Jordan is a nation rich in biblical history and religious tradition, with events like the baptism of Jesus, to the … Continue reading Horizons Hosts a Children’s Camp at the Jordan Lighthouse
Celebrating the School of Hope Teachers This past March, the School of Hope students couldn’t wait to express how thankful they were by honoring their teachers on Teachers Day! Our School of Hope teachers devote themselves to their students daily and they lay their lives down so that the lives of their students can flourish. … Continue reading School of Hope Students Celebrate Teachers Day!
Exciting update from the Beqaa Valley: The following is a report from one of the Horizons Staff members who visits the refugee camps in the Beqaa valley every week. There is one specific family that we have been visiting as a team, that we are especially excited about. The first time we visited them, we … Continue reading New Fruit in the Refugee Camps
Women's discipleship classes In the third week of February, Horizons International hosted its first of six Cubs to Lions discipleship festivals for 2019 in our Beirut Lighthouse for four days. As was explained in part 1, each day the women came and brought their children with them for discipleship. Last week we talked about the … Continue reading Discipleship Festival Testimonies (Part 2)
Six Discipleship Festivals to be Held in Beirut Lighthouse As part of the Cubs To Lions discipleship training, our Lebanon staff decided for the year of 2019 to host six different discipleship festivals. At these festivals, all the women from our individual weekly classes will come to get a part of their training and they … Continue reading Cubs to Lions – Discipleship Festival (Part 1)
The Lighthouse as a Symbol A lighthouse is a beautiful symbol of the radiating light of Christ. The refugees around our centers in the Middle East are coming from a dark place. War, death, depression, PTSD, and horrible living conditions are only a few examples of the darkness overwhelming the life of a refugee. Not … Continue reading What is a Horizons lighthouse?