25 Days of Light The World

Let’s #LightTheWorld together!

Who wants to do #LightTheWorld with us this year? It's easy. Each day of December, think of someone new you can share your light with. It can be a family member, friend, co-worker, or even a stranger. Just get out there and be kind, every day, just like Jesus! If you need some help with what you can do, we have a list of “50 ideas to Light the World” for you.

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From December 1 to Christmas Day, pay attention to the ways the people around you have shared their light with you and others. Each day, highlight their small acts of kindness on social media. Hopefully the examples you share can inspire many more to reach out with love like Jesus did. Make sure to use the following hashtag in your posts:


Example ideas to serve

Carry an extra snack for someone in need.
Send a thank-you note to a healthcare worker.
Leave a gift on a neighbor’s doorstep.
Make a meal with a family member.
Leave an uplifting comment on social media.
Take a walk with a friend.
Offer to teach someone a new skill.

What is Light the World?

Jesus said, “Ye are the light of the world” (Matthew 5:14)​

#LightTheWorld is an invitation to transform Christmas into a season of service. ​

It’s a worldwide movement to touch hearts and change lives by doing the things Jesus did: feeding the hungry, comforting the lonely, visiting the sick and afflicted, and showing kindness to everyone. ​


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Do you want to celebrate this Christmas even more? We have additional ideas that can provide you with more joy that comes from making Christmas a Christ-centered season.