Africa Center for Apologetics Research Contending for the Faith once for all delivered to the saints
  1. Vision Uganda
  2. Cultic Groups in East Africa
  3. Resources
  4. Donate Now
  5. Blog
  6. Endorsements and Partners
  7. Contact ACFAR

EXPLORE GROUPS: Living Stream Ministry

Living Stream Ministry

Local Church, Lord’s Recovery, Recovery Movement, Blended Brothers

Witness Lee, aka Li Chángshòu (1905-1997)

Anaheim, CA USA

Full-Time Training in Anaheim (aka Living Stream Bible Truth and Church Service Training)

include Rhema Literature Distributors, A & C Press, Amana Trust, China Gospel Depot, Gospel Book Room (India), Defense and Confirmation Project, Bibles for America, Bibles for Canada, Bibles for Australia, Bibles for New Zealand, Bibles for Japan

include The Bible (Recovery Version, or RcV), The Economy of God and numerous other works by Witness Lee

include Affirmation and Critique, Generation, The Ministry of the Word

include Life-Study of the Bible, Palabras de Vida y Verdad

The movement’s founder and guiding light, Witness Lee, is widely regarded as having taught a variety of unorthodox (and, in some cases, heretical) doctrines.

Australia, Benin, Brazil, Cameroon, Canada, Central African Republic, China, Ethiopia, France, Ghana, Greece, India, Kenya, Liberia, New Zealand, Nigeria, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Togo, Uganda, United Kingdom, United States, Zambia, Zimbabwe

The movement does not make a complete list of countries available, but it is known to be active across Asia and Latin America and spreading in eastern Europe, the former Soviet Union, and Africa.

include Arabic, Cebuano, Chinese, Croatian, Czech, Dutch, English, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Japanese, Kannada, Korean, Latvian, Malayalam, Marathi, Mizo, Polish, Portuguese, Punjabi, Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Tagalog, Tamil, Telugu, Urdu

Listen on Apple Podcasts
© Africa Centre for Apologetics Research | Email:
Address: Post Office Box 72405—Clocktower | Kampala, UGANDA | Tel. +256 706 000 664
An affiliate ministry of The Centers for Apologetics Research (CFAR)
ACFAR Vision: A permanent ministry in Africa to answer the challenge of cults and aberrant Christian movements.
Uganda and its neighboring nations have a tragic history with cultic groups and false teaching. Learn more about this growing challenge.
Pastors, professors, and Christian leaders agree: The time for this ministry is now. Read what they have to say here.
Make a donation through our parent ministry, The Centers for Apologetics Research (CFAR).
The Challenge of the Cults in East Africa,
plus a growing collection of articles, audio, and videos.
News and commentary on equipping Christians to defend their faith in today Africa.
• Got a question?
• Sign up to receive ministry updates by e-mail