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.
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
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
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)
Why spend so much time working with foreigners and refugees? At the heart of our organization is a deep care for these people -- But why? Put simply: because the same deep care is found in the heart of God. God’s Character One of the core characteristics of God is a special concern for the … Continue reading God’s Special Concern for the Foreigner and the Refugee
After the end of another exciting school year, our inspiring School of Hope students went to a summer camp on the 18, 19, and 20th of July in a beautiful area of Baabdat Besferine. It was a big blessing to be able to host 45 students at the camp this year from the ages of … Continue reading Summer Camp for our School of Hope Students was a Huge Success!
This past month, a couple from our Horizons Missions team went on a trip for seven days to Syria. For security reasons we cannot mention their names or where they were. While there, they lead five church services which included 30 minutes of worship and 30 minutes of sharing the word at each. They also … Continue reading Horizons Missionaries Report on Their Recent Trip to Syria