BRINGING CHILDREN IN TECATE, MEXICO

THE LIGHT OF LIFE.

FERTILE GROUND
IN THE DESERT

Shining Light Children’s Home (SLCH) is located in Tecate, Mexico, which is just south of San Diego, California. Our goal is to reach out to the vast needs of the children in the Baja California area, a region badly infested with drug trafficking and violence.

FERTILE GROUND
IN THE DESERT

Shining Light Children’s Home (SLCH) is located in Tecate, Mexico, which is just south of San Diego, California. Our goal is to reach out to the vast needs of the children in the Baja California area, a region badly infested with drug trafficking and violence.

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CULTIVATE HEARTS AND MINDS

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CHILDREN

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PODS

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TEACHERS

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STAFF

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SCHOOL

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HELP US

CULTIVATE HEARTS AND MINDS

crop_DSC4399

CHILDREN

Provide food and clothes for a precious child. 

crop_canyon adventures

PODS

Support a group of children and their caretaker. 

Teacher

TEACHERS

Sponsor a teacher to help provide educational resources. 

crop_sewing class 2

STAFF

Help us fund critical staff needs by sponsoring a staff member.

crop_3-6 grades

SCHOOL

Help us supply our school with items needed to teach.

"Shining Light is impacting the communities of Tecate, Mexico for Christ and for the future of the families in their communities."

- Lynda May, Title

STORIES FROM

OUR BLOG

Sandra’s Story

Years ago in northern Guatemala on a Mayan Indian reservation, a baby girl was born. She was named Dora Hilda Tuluk Chitai. Her family was very poor and they had to work hard simply to survive. Alcoholism and poverty were rampant, competent and safe health care was scarce, and the government of Guatemala did very…
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Who is Next?

As I reflect over the last 15 years at SLCH I can’t help but stop and ponder in awe at the years of sacrificial serving by the list of house parents. These couples/families have poured countless hours into what may seem like thankless work of serving the childcare workers and their children. These couples/families have…
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A Day in the Life of a House Parent

The Housemom You know, the life of a mom. A little bit hard to write in one essay. A little bit hard to explain all the emotions and feelings and the responsibility, the overwhelming responsibility. Well, the day as housemom…it’s like a mom. The alarm rings and you know there’s a schoolboy. Cook a protein-filled…
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Restoration

The prophet Jeremiah had beautiful, prophetic words of restoration in these verses for Israel. The vision was so completely lost that NO MAN was seeking Zion any more. Jeremiah 30 I often think of these verses when driving through the shanty towns of big cities like Tijuana Mexico. The darkness is so dark you can…
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Thanksgiving Day

A windy chilly day brought the church and children’s home together to enjoy a Thanksgiving meal. With many American staff and church members who live far away from their families, celebrating together takes away some of the homesickness. It also gives us the opportunity to get our fill of turkey and traditional foods. Children and…
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Help Needed at Shining Light Children’s Home

Immediate opening for Dedicated Christian men to serve as Caregivers and mentors for the young boys at SLCH. If you are feeling God’s call on your life to serve in a work of this nature we would appreciate hearing from you. email: shininglightchildrenshome@gmail.com Herbert Miller (Public Relation Director) 334-412-9095
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