A LIGHT IN THE WORLD FOR THE PEOPLE OF
To change the lives of the African children who have no hope and to make every community they are involved in, a changed environment, such that every child living in the community has access to quality education and affordable healthcare through the love of Jesus Christ.
To enhance the dignity and quality of life in under-served areas of Africa and the United States, including children, families, and communities, by eliminating barriers to opportunity and helping people in need reach their fullest potential through the power of organizations, projects, donations and philanthropy.
in the Holy Scriptures as originally given by God, divinely inspired, infallible, entirely trustworthy; and the supreme authority in all matters of faith and conduct
One God , eternally existent in three persons, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
Our Lord Jesus Christ , God manifest in the flesh, His virgin birth, His sinless human life, His divine miracles, His vicarious and atoning death, His bodily resurrection, His ascension, His mediatorial work, and His Personal return in power and glory
The Salvation of lost and sinful man through the shed blood of the Lord Jesus Christ by faith apart from works, and regeneration by the Holy Spirit
The Holy Spirit , by whose indwelling the believer is enabled to live a holy life, to witness and work for the Lord Jesus Christ
The Unity of the Spirit of all true believers, the Church, the Body of Christ
The Resurrection of both the saved and the lost; they that are saved unto the resurrection of life, they that are lost unto the resurrection of damnation.
We believe in the spiritual unity of believers in our Lord Jesus Christ, with equality across racial, gender, and class differences
We believe that the ministry of evangelism is a responsibility of both the church and each Christian.
Our team is made up of board and staff members who donate their time, energy, and passion into Light in the World. We all hold strictly volunteer positions and receive no financial benefit from LWDF. Click photos to read biographies.
From building a school for poverty-stricken children to learn... to equipping a clinic for the sick to receive adequate health care... to providing clean water that helps sustain life.... You can help, too!
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