Little Lights Urban Ministries

2005 Spring Newsletter

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760 7th Street, SE Washington, DC 20003 (202) 548-4021 Little Lights Urban Ministries is a 501-C-3 Non-Profit All donations are tax deductible. hope, grace, love celebrating our 10th anniversary 1995 - present the heart of god's labors As an intern at the Hope Center for three months this fall, I was able to get some behind-the-scenes glimpses of the devotion the Little Lights staff puts into their ministry. The work they do to prepare programs is underscored by a deep love for the children they serve and the desire to see God's kingdom implemented in the community. There is no feeling of disconnection between the many programs the staff runs; rather, the ministry is marked by unity among all the members and a concern for the well-being of each other. Every week I noted with amazement how full the Little Lights calendar was, and yet how the staff did not grow weary in doing good. After long days of administrative work and program planning, they seem to get their second wind when the kids arrive. by Jamie Campbell there is no spirit of complaint among them. They always take time to make their volunteers feel appreciated and I feel deeply blessed by the relationships I formed with them. I am humbled by their willingness to surrender their time and gifts to the Lord. I considering my time at the Hope Center a season of discipleship, because I was surrounded by workers in the Kingdom of such great faith. The children in the Little Lights programs could not ask for better role models. The staff have truly given their lives away in service to them and provided living examples of Christlike character. Week after week I heard their prayers and requests to God for His love to be made known to the kids. Their hope is built on nothing less than the conviction that the love of Jesus Christ runs deeper than any injustices in the world. Late nights, busy weekends, and unexpected difficulties are common, but mark your calendars Camp Heaven Training Camp Heaven Jun 13 - Jun 26 Jun 27 - Aug 12 Little Lights wishes to thank all of our supporters and volunteers who have lovingly served and prayed, celebrating our 10th Anniversary this year together.

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