Introducing THIMAR, Our Journey of Bearing Fruit for God's Glory

Join us as we embark on this exciting season, sowing the seeds of faith and bearing fruits that shine His light on the Arab World.

A Spirit of Gratefulness

Dr. Nabil Costa, CEO of LSESD, welcomes attendees from 30 countries to LSESD’s 25th anniversary celebration. Highlighting gratitude, he speaks on the gift of Hope from God.


We are so grateful for the many partners who have sustained the work of God in the Middle East this year

Who We Are

We are a Lebanese nonprofit that seeks to strengthen the witness of the Church in the Arab World through inclusive education, community development, and church discipleship.

We work alongside local schools, ministries, and churches throughout the Arab World. Through these relationships, we see God at work, even in times of war and crisis. Come share in His miraculous, life-giving work of transforming communities and changing lives.

Areas of Focus

Inclusive Education

Community Development

Church Discipleship

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Bearing Much Thimar – October Newsletter

Bearing Much Thimar – October Newsletter

What a joy it has been to be able to look back and witness God’s work, protection, and guidance in every step taken throughout the past 25 years. From day one, when we first started, till this very day, we have seen and first-handedly felt God’s presence in our lives and in the lives of the people we served and partnered with.

We gathered to celebrate His faithfulness before ours. We gathered to celebrate the power of His gospel to change lives rather than our persuasive efforts. We gathered to celebrate His love and compassion for the brokenhearted rather than our acts of service. It is with humility but also with great responsibility that we say all this.

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Thimar: Navigating Uncertainty with Faith and Hope

Thimar: Navigating Uncertainty with Faith and Hope

I was privileged to be a participant at the Loving God and Neighbour conference which was a time of great blessing and inspiration. Along with nine others I had the additional privilege of being invited to be part of a listening, or review, team with the task of contributing to Thimar’s review of strategic priorities for the next stage of ministry. This created the challenge to listen, not only to the speakers and panellists, but also to friends and supporters who shared their experiences of working in partnership with Thimar.

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That person is like a tree planted by streams of water, which yields its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither— whatever they do prospers.

Psalm 1:3

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