This past March featured Mother's Day in Egypt. Our Egyptian lighthouses honored the mothers in their local communities with a fun celebration. Bakeer Lighthouse Our team in Bakeer recently spent time ministering to over 40 women with Pastor S, a local Egyptian Pastor supported by Horizons. Pastor S used biblical examples to share on the … Continue reading Our Lighthouses in Egypt Celebrate Mother’s Day
With Islam continuing to grow at a rapid pace, Horizons International Asia is promoting and hosting events to help equip the church in Hong Kong with a better understanding of how to reach and engage with Muslims.
Horizons International's Director of Kurdish Ministries, Nihad, returned this May from a short term missions trip in Syria between Aleppo and Afrin. He spent five days on this trip partnering in ministry with the Good Shepherd Church.
Establishment of Egypt Lighthouses In an effort to spread the Word of Christ further throughout the Middle East and North Africa, in 2018 Horizons International established two new lighthouses in Egypt. Since their founding, the centers have been in constant progress in their ministries. Many people are coming every month to the centers from Muslim … Continue reading Horizons Team Visits our Lighthouses in Egypt
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?
We have a quick praise report for all of you who have been following Mohamad's story. If you dont know who Mohamad is, he is one of our students at the School of Hope who has gained a huge heart for Jesus and is a stellar student. To read more details about his story, you … Continue reading Praise Report: Mohamad and His Family Relocated after Fire!
For those of you that have not read our previous blog post that covers the conflict in Afrin, you can do so here. But to recap in brief, there was recently a devastating battle in Afrin, which is a largely Kurdish city in northern Syria. Turkey has conquered the city and caused a new wave … Continue reading Refugees from Afrin are blessed by aid and spiritual encouragement.