Learning His Light

In August 2018, Lighthouse for Christ held a Vacation Bible School for a Primary School in Vipingo. We paired up with Trenton and Erica Yenokinda who brought their family and volunteers from their church in the States. During this 2 day VBS, the team focused on Jesus being a Lighthouse in your life and how…

50 Years of Light

As we approach the 50th anniversary of Lighthouse for Christ we want to remember the people who have pulled us through from the beginning, as well as celebrating the many patients we have had the privilege to serve and save through Christ’s name. Throughout the years, Lighthouse has grown, starting with Dr. Bill Ghrist. Dr.…

The Pastor’s Children Sponsorship

David Nthenge is one of the many children out of our Pastor’s Children Sponsorship Program here at Lighthouse. David is the son of Pastor Nthenge who shares the Word of God at a Lighthouse hub in Kenya . The Nthenge family is a big, joyful, God-loving family who wants what’s best for their children. Education…

Building With Grace

Out in the red sand of Voi’s farmland, Pastor Daniel and his family of 6 planted a new church from a Lighthouse Hub. When he first began teaching the Word of God to his community, 20 or more people would huddle under the makeshift shack they called their place of worship. In the rainy season,…

Rashid Hajj Mohammed Adhan

Rashid Adhan is a 62 year old Somali Kenyan man who has been visually impaired for the past 14 years. He was completely blind in both eyes for eight of those years. He knew about Lighthouse Hospital because he used to stay in Mombasa when he worked in a hotel as a waiter. Now, years…

Jackson Mumo

Jackson Mumo is one of the young men here at Lighthouse for Christ’s Bible School. He is originally from Mariakani where his faith was sparked by his aunt and pastor. Growing up, his aunt always encouraged him to attend church. One day, he woke up and decided to give it a try. There he met…

Shubi’s Coconuts

Shubi came to Lighthouse at the age of 77.  As is the custom here, he had two wives and five children, and he was the main provider for them all.  He lost his job a year before coming, due to his vision loss.  Thankfully, a friend had seen a Lighthouse advertisement poster and told Shubi…

Sunday’s Story

Sunday is a little boy who developed a cataract before he got the chance to learn how to read.  His parents brought him to Lighthouse and, thanks to YOUR donations to the Blind Children’s Fund, he was able to have the surgery to restore his sight.  Soon after, he was able to start school and…