As you explore this issue of Thimar, we hope you are inspired by the stories of faithful men and women – both in Lebanon and our partners across the world – who are bearing light into a dark world.
Through the continuous gifts of a faithful partner organization, LSESD has been able to provide “to those who have nothing prepared” by way of Christmas meals and gifts.
Our 7-year-old daughter quickly announced that she wanted to help children to go to school and started to think through ways she could raise money.
Instead of being overcome by despair, we realized that, in the same way Christ entered the darkness of our fallen world as “the light of men”, we need to be the light within the tunnel for those around us for “the light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it” (John 1:5).
But there is light – light in the tunnel! Followers of Jesus Christ are in the tunnel: Keeping the Beirut Baptist School and SKILD going and growing!
This role supports the overall operation, efficient functioning, maintenance, and technical support of the IT department at the Beirut Baptist School.
Local writers are essential communicators of the Gospel because they wrestle with the same questions as the people in their churches and communities, which may be very different questions discussed in Western resources.