The apologetics ministry started by Ravi Zacharias’ daughter is shutting down, according to an announcement.
The Lighten Group announced in an Instagram post this week that the ministry, which launched less than a year ago, will be closing.
“This decision was not easy,” the group said in a statement, “but we seek to be good stewards of the time, money and resources entrusted to us. Given our small team and the growing financial challenges that lie ahead, we believe this is the right decision and timing.”
Sarah Davis, the daughter of apologist Ravi Zacharias and former RZIM CEO, started Lighten Group in October 2021. The group was initially called Encounter, Inc.
The ministry said its aim was “carrying the Gospel invitation to individuals,” “engaging their questions,” and “training and discipling messengers of Christ’s love for the spheres of influence.”
Just after launching, the group released a video to prospective supporters asking Christians to stop…