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Lightbearers

Kevin McCollum

Kevin McCollum is the Executive Director of Lightbearers, a nonprofit providing renewable funding for Christian missions in Asia and northern Africa. Lightbearers develops residential discipleship communities near U.S. college campuses and funds mission work with the profits. Kevin has an array of ministry and professional experience ranging from business development to pastoral ministry. He currently lives in Northwest Arkansas with his wife of 23 years and their eleven children.

Lightbearers is creating a sustainable model aimed at providing renewable funding for Christian missions. The model is focused: acquire housing complexes, house and disciple college students, share the profits through mission partnerships. The model is working: $1Million has gone to missions from our pilot campus while student-tenants have been grounded in a comprehensive discipleship program. Lightbearers has begun to scale this model to other campuses in the U.S.

 

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