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Current Ministry Needs

• $320,000 bindery/shipping expansion
• $90,000 updated bindery equipment
• $32,000 leadership training ropes course for the Guild/Academy
• $15,000 maintenance truck
• $4,000 architectural drawings
• $3,900 bell tower renovation phase 1
• $2,500 building repair
• $400 outdoor lighting

Your support allows us to continue:

Lamplighter PUBLISHING
A family collection of rare books infused with biblical insights, godly role models, and inspiring themes. Lamplighter stories are much more than enjoyable readingLamplighter books are edited within a Biblical theological framework to ensure that each story reflects the character of God and provides key Scriptures to be stored within the heart. Lamplighter Publishing began in 1994 and has become a collection of 190 rare books infused with biblical insights and heroic, godly role models to be emulated by young and old. Over three million books are in distribution, now hand-crafted at our own bindery in Mt. Morris, NY. The Lamplighter bindery printed 38,000 books this year.

Lamplighter THEATRE
Reviving the theater of the mind with world-class audio dramas and life-changing stories. After six years of traveling to Hollywood and London, we have finally established our own recording studio at Lamplighter headquarters. Launched in 2009 and now airing on 1,800 radio stations, our 23 audio dramas reach an estimated 20 million listeners in 33 countries. Lamplighter Theatre is glad to announce that we are now a daily radio broadcast on 80 stations.

Lamplighter GUILD
A renaissance of creative excellence that inspires one to know God intimately, proclaim Him passionately, and enjoy Him infinitely. It is a yearly, week-long event, connecting master teachers and students of all ages who desire to cultivate excellence in the visual arts, dramatic arts, entrepreneurial endeavors, and biblical theology. Today, 650 alumni are being influenced through this ongoing apprenticeship program. Sixty-eight students attended the Guild in 2018.  The educational philosophy behind the Guild also serves as the inspiration for the Lamplighter Academy which will provide students with an opportunity to be mentored in a year-long program focused on the creative arts, biblical theology, and entrepreneurial leadership.

Lamplighter SEMINARS
Removing the mask and exposing the heart through laughter, tears, and compelling stories that restore hope and redeem relationships. Lamplighter’s Life-Transforming Seminars is the platform through which Dr. Mark Hamby, founder and president, speaks on practical biblical themes of parenting, marriage, character development, and career excellence.

Lamplighter MOMENTS & Fastened like Nails PODCAST
A biblical perspective on marriage, parenting, character development, and career excellence based on the fear and love of God. Lamplighter Moments are daily devotionals written from a biblical theological perspective. These daily biblical insights are available on radio or in written form. It is currently aired on more than 600 radio stations in 18 countries.We have also started a new podcastFastened Like Nails, with over 850 listeners weekly.

The Lamplighter Academy of the Arts and Biblical Theology
Inspiring the intentional pursuit of wisdom, knowledge, and understanding through instruction and mentoring of committed, creative master teachers. We hope to open the doors for the Academy this September. Click HERE to read LAMPLIGHTER’S BIBLICAL THEOLOGICAL THESIS FOR EDUCATION