The Lighthouse

A Day Shelter Ministry

The Lighthouse, a mission of the Episcopal Diocese of Western Louisiana, is located in the City of Bastrop, LA. The day shelter provides access to three meals a day and a safe, comfortable environment for the city's homeless. Read more about how The Lighthouse ministry began in this article from the Episcopal News Service.

Shelter Information

  • Hours of Operation
    Monday-Friday, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. 
  • Physical Address
    500 S. Vine Street
    Bastrop, LA 71220
  • Donations
    Gifts are deeply appreciated and can be made online through PayPal, or a check paid to the Episcopal Diocese of Western Louisiana, with The Lighthouse Shelter on the memo line. The shelter is an approved 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

Meet The Director

The Rev. Christie Fleming, Missioner for Community Care and Reconciliation 
(619) 322-9098

Rev. Fleming moved to Bastrop in 2017 and served as Rector of Christ Episcopal Church before transitioning to her current position with the diocese. She attended seminary in California and served as a chaplain with the homeless community in San Diego and San Francisco as well as a hospice and hospital chaplain. 

We are the Episcopal Church in Western Louisiana. We are culturally diverse. We are welcoming. We believe in a loving, liberating, and life-giving God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. We follow the teachings of Jesus Christ, whose life, death, and resurrection saved the world. And we know that God loves you – no exceptions.

335 Main Street, Pineville, LA US 71360

(318) 442-1304

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