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Who We Are

About Higher Ground of Light Ministries

Higher Ground of Light is a church ministry based in the Tampa area. Under the leadership of Pastor Ruddie L. Mingo, we are a community that seeks to explore God’s word together, share without judgement, and encourage one another in living whole, God-centered lives.

Who We Are

Find Your Place

We are a welcoming community of new and seasoned believers who gather together twice each month. Come explore God’s word with us in a safe space without judgment.

Find Your Faith

Find answers for your questions about God and what it means to be a believer in Christ.  Learn how to live a fuller life and develop stronger relationships with your loved ones.

Find Your Peace

Join Higher Ground of Light Ministries to learn what the Bible teaches about relationships, sex, family and money, and how we can begin to grow and find peace in these areas.

Location and Times


Starting from Zero

Every First and Third Sunday

11AM to 1PM


Holiday Inn Express
4750 N Dale Mabry Hwy
Tampa, FL 33614


Join us as we examine the connections between relationships and faith.  Use the link below to let us know you’re coming.

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Scriptures, Devotionals, Prayers

Psalm 24

Psalm 24 Of David. A psalm. 1 The earth is the Lord’s, and everything in it,     the world, and all who live in it; 2 for he founded it on the seas     and established it on the waters. 3 Who may ascend the mountain of the Lord?     Who may stand in his holy place?...

God’s Design

The LORD God planted a garden toward the east, in Eden; and there He placed the man whom He had formed. Genesis 2:8 It was a perfect world. Everything was desirable and good. There was abundance and beauty, harmony and joy, health and prosperity. This was God’s design...

God’s Perfect Plan

“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.” Jeremiah 29:11 NIV On the surface, everything seemed hopeless. God’s people had abandoned Him and...