The Story of Benkadi

In the village of Kimini in remote Burkina Faso women have been empowered and their lives are forever changed for the better.  Lighting the Path has educated the women in business and production skills to form a small enterprise.  They learned how to make...
Yaya’s Story of the Walker

Yaya’s Story of the Walker

You do not always see the benefit of your work, but sometimes you do get that joy! In my experience, most times in life you let God lead and you follow trusting that you are doing His will and other rare times it becomes so obvious that God used you for a specific...
THANK YOU FOR JOURNEYING HERE

THANK YOU FOR JOURNEYING HERE

It is 9:30 am and already close to 100 degrees with the hot sun beating down.  We shade our eyes to watch our foot placement as we walk the rough dry terrain of the paths to the remote huts where the people live which make up the members of the village.  We...
THE FEET OF A WOMAN NAMED POKO

THE FEET OF A WOMAN NAMED POKO

Venturing out to the villages in Africa reminds me of the scriptures describing Jesus and the disciples walking from city to city.  You are walking in the hot sun with little or no water available.  The hot wind blows dust and sand into your eyes and it...