News Release

#LightTheWorld Christmas Initiative Ready to Begin in Fiji

Kind deeds emphasized as way to celebrate Christmas season

Minister for Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation, Mrs Mereseini Vuniwaqa, will officially launch this year's Christmas #LightTheWorld initiative in Fiji on Friday 30 November.

The launch will take place at Morris Hedstrom City Center in Suva at 12.45pm this Friday, 30 November.


Minister Vuniwaqa will be introduced by Elder Adolf Johansson, Area Seventy in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Master Laisaisa Veikoso and the Conservatorium of Music will provide a choir for the event.

Read a Fiji Sun article about last year's #LightTheWorld Christmas initiative launch in Fiji here.

#LightTheWorld is a global Christmas initiative launched by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints encouraging people around the world to serve others during the holiday season.

The “Light the World” campaign, now in its third year, runs through to the end of December 2018.

This year’s theme, “Give as He Gave,” invites people to follow the example of the Savior Jesus Christ, “the light of the world” (John 8:12). Read more at the Church's global Newsroom website.


Watch more videos and download a Christmas service-themed advent calendar here.

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