Light of the Word Ministries
Matthew ('87) and Kristin (Mickelson) Buckley ('88) married in 1988 and have been serving in the nation of Botswana, Africa since that time. Light of the Word Ministries consists of Light of the World Church - based in Francistown with branches in surrounding villages, Light of the World Bible Training Centre - where men and women from many African nations are equipped, Light of the World Academy - a Christian school, and Light of the World Missionary Internship Program - where men and women from a western culture are trained to minister cross-culturally. Light of the World Ministries was given it's own twelve acres of land by the Botswana government and has begun building. From this ministry, African men, women, boys and girls are being launched in to the vast end time harvest! The Buckleys have two sons, Madison and Anderson.