Moldova

Offerings for Ukraine

Offerings for Ukraine

Together, the Lighthouse Community raised €2300 for our brothers and sisters in Ukraine. But in addition to this, friends from beyond the LHC (many of you) contributed a further €400 and so in total we were able to send €2700 to support the work in Ukraine - a...

Following – Learning – Making

Following – Learning – Making

Kevin Reilly - Gdansk, Poland Kevin and Emma Reilly At the beginning of Mathew’s gospel, he records Jesus’ promise to those who go after him: "Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men." (Mk 4:19). The promise is simple and conditional - to follow Christ is to...

A Vision for Moldova

A Vision for Moldova

Thomas and Nadine Grässlin - Germany Why Moldova?I (Thomas) visited Moldova for the first time in 2009. I did not know much about eastern Europe and former communist nations and I did not plan to come back as I had an invitation to Bali right after. I already counted...

I see a man, beckoning you to Krakow.

I see a man, beckoning you to Krakow.

Janusz Lasz - Emmanuel Church Krakow, Poland and Brighton We are Polish family. From the beginning we knew that God was calling us to be part of a church plant. And so - in the 90’s just after we became Christians - we joined a small church plant in Wroclaw. We were...

You have been my hope, Oh Lord, since my youth

You have been my hope, Oh Lord, since my youth

David Jones - The Father’s House, Smiltene, Latvia. Our church youth group ‘Go Bananas’ (don’t ask) has been running for over ten years. What I share here will all be pre-COVID as under current regulations we aren’t able to meet. And, for reasons I still can’t fathom,...

Raising Family on Mission

Raising Family on Mission

Emma Reilly - Poland I think we have always had a strong sense of being a family together on a mission. Each of our girls was born in a different place, as we moved from Kent to London to join gospel plants. In August 2008, we came to Gdańsk in Poland, with a simple...

God’s church – God’s family

God’s church – God’s family

John Putman, UK In one of those memorable passages in the closing verses of the book of Joshua, Joshua declares ‘choose this day whom you may serve…but as for me and my family we will serve the Lord ‘ (Joshua 24:15). How lovely to be part of a family that is serving...