Bring light to a world in need through high-quality, authentic, christian entertainment.



immerse 100 Million people in God's story.



entertainment should be a reflection of god's glory - enriching, exciting, and excellent all at once.

We strive for integrity, authenticity and accuracy in our quality, content, style, and biblical application.


THE stakes

Over 600 million people worldwide are playing mobile games. They are your friends, your coworkers, your neighbors, and your children. We believe that the games we play matter. They shape our character and our culture. Games can build us up, or they can tear us down.


The Internet and mobile App Stores are vast, untapped resources for spreading the message of Jesus. Christians have made unprecedented strides in television, in music, and in film, but never before in the gaming industry. God has called us to change that.


With so much darkness in today's popular entertainment, why not play games that illuminate Christian beliefs and make a positive impact on believers and nonbelievers alike?

We make high-quality games that carry a powerful message for people of all ages to enjoy. By utilizing the world's largest technology platforms (like mobile phones, tablets, and Facebook) our games are touching the lives of people all over the globe.


the Impact


  • more than 7,000,000 players and counting.

  • more than 16,000 decisions for Christ through our games.

  • the first-ever video game about jesus (journey of jesus)

  • the #1 christian game in the app store (stained glass)



Brent Dusing, CEO

Jenni Joseph, Executive Director

Jenni Joseph, the Executive Director of Lightside,is very passionate about sharing God’s Good News of Salvation throughout His earth.  She believes it is imperative to have outlets and activities that are fun, enriching and family oriented that have the potential to open up a wide range of dialogue about God and His Word.

As a Christian, her central focus is to continue implementing Lightside’s core values and beliefs by way of high-quality, biblically authentic Christian entertainment that can be enjoyed by all ages and the entire family.  For over 5 years at Lightside, Jenni has been and continues to be instrumental in bridging the desires of our community and families into our faith-based products by way of design, quality assurance, biblical veracity and product creativity.







Brent Dusing

Brent Dusing is the founder, chairman, and chief executive officer of Lightside Games. The company is the outgrowth of his passion for quality, biblically authentic entertainment.

Before founding Lightside, Brent was the co-founder and CEO of Cellfire, the nation’s leading mobile coupon company used today at grocers like Safeway and Kroger. He started Cellfire with Preston Tollinger at the age of 26. Prior to Cellfire, Brent was a venture capitalist and also spent a year working with refugees and the homeless in Johannesburg, South Africa. He has been featured on CNN.com, FoxNews.com, ABC News, and Fox Nightly News, as well as in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, Entertainment Weekly, and other news media. Most recently, Brent has been featured in the book Finding God In Silicon Valley authored by Skip Vaccerello.

Brent has a bachelor’s degree in economics from Harvard University.


Charles Hudson

Charles Hudson is the founder and organizer of the Virtual Goods Summit and Social Gaming Summit, two of the leading conferences in the free-to-play games space. He is also a partner with SoftTech VC, one of the most active seed-stage investors in Internet and mobile startups.

Charles was the vice president of business development for Serious Business until the company was acquired by Zynga in February 2010. Prior to Serious Business, he worked for Gaia Online and Google and spent several years at In-Q-Tel, the strategic venture capital group for the Central Intelligence Agency, where he focused on identifying investment opportunities.

Charles holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a bachelors in economics and Spanish from Stanford University.


Advisory Board

Sam Rodriguez

Reverend Samuel Rodriguez has been an Assemblies of God ordained minister since the age of 23. An award-winning writer and prominent speaker, Samuel is committed to the presentation of the gospel while addressing issues such as poverty, AIDS, human trafficking, and social justice. He is the senior pastor of New Season Christian Worship Center in Sacramento, California, and currently serves on various boards of leading evangelical organizations in the United States.

Samuel earned his master’s degree in educational leadership from Lehigh University, and he is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in organizational management and behavior.


Alistair Begg

Alistair Begg has been in pastoral ministry since 1975. Following his graduation from the London School of Theology, he served eight years in Scotland at both Charlotte Chapel in Edinburgh and Hamilton Baptist Church. In 1983 he became the senior pastor at Parkside Church near Cleveland, Ohio. He has written several books and is heard daily on the radio program “Truth For Life.” He and his wife, Susan, were married in 1975 and have three grown children.

Chris Hayward

Pastor Chris Hayward serves as the president of Cleansing Stream Ministries (CSM), a ministry dedicated to equipping local churches for biblically balanced, sound, and effective deliverance ministry. Before CSM, Chris was in pastoral ministry for 18 years, during which he founded and pastored Christian Fellowship Church in Mount Vernon, Illinois. He resides in Castaic, California, with his wife, Karen. They have three children and three grandchildren.

Timothy Dalrymple

Timothy Dalrymple is the founder and CEO of Polymath Innovations, a company that assists organizations doing morally significant work with digital creative services. He seeks a better understanding of why people do, and do not, come to faith, and researches and teaches in religion and science, faith and reason, theology and philosophy, the origins of atheism, Christology, and the religious transformations of suffering. He worked part time in chaplaincy for three years in a maximum security prison and has ministered in congregations in the United States and overseas. He was a managing editor of Patheos.com.

After majoring in philosophy and religious studies at Stanford University, Timothy obtained a master of divinity from Princeton Theological Seminary and a doctor of philosophy in religion from Harvard’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. He has also studied at Oxford and two universities in China, won multiple fellowships and prizes for his essays and teaching, and published in several international commentaries on Kierkegaard.

Our partners

Interested in working at lightside?

At Lightside Games, we believe that what people play matters. We’ve seen God change people’s lives through our games.  Our latest offering, Stained Glass, is a fun and beautiful game that shares the Bible in a way people have never seen before.  Stained Glass is demonstrating very strong engagement statistics, averaging a nearly 5-star rating, and is endorsed by many leading global organizations.  The Stained Glass team includes some of the world’s foremost experts in faith-based gaming as well as two Apple Award winning members.




The Senior Product Manager will take full ownership of Lightside products and will be responsible for driving product vision inside Lightside.  As a member of the Executive Staff, you will work closely with and report directly to the CEO, Brent Dusing, as well as manage the product team and interact closely with the head of Engineering towards product development goals.  Additionally, you will take charge of building the organizational product Roadmap, as well as driving product decisions with a high level of creativity, making effective use of data analysis.  


  • Minimum 3 years experience in mobile gaming
  • 10 years work experience in Consumer Technology
  • Track record of driving product vision in a company
  • Thorough understanding of the Bible
  • Strong ability to write technical specs
  • Very strong Leadership ability and experience running a team
  • Adept at spotting and taking advantage of trends in the mobile market
  • Passion for results, consistent track record of exceeding targets



The Junior Product Manager will be responsible for writing technical specifications for product features that can easily be digested by the Engineering Team.  You must take ownership of the product and be a team player, as you will integrate cross-functionally with team members in Engineering, QA, Data Analysis, and the Executive Team.  Ongoing competitive analysis of other mobile games will be foundational to your success.  Additional responsibilities include defining the Product Roadmap, as well as data and metric analysis to make sound product decisions.  You will report directly to the Senior Product Manager.


  • Minimum 3 years experience in mobile gaming
  • 5 years work experience in Consumer Technology
  • Track record of driving product vision for excellent games
  • Thorough understanding of the Bible
  • Ability to write technical specs
  • Adept at spotting and taking advantage of trends in the mobile market
  • Strong communications skills and ability to influence an organizational team



Our new game, Stained Glass, is quite groundbreaking.  We’re seeing very strong core metrics and are preparing to scale.  We are looking for a Full Time Traffic Acquisition Specialist.  Selected candidate will:

  • Design, purchase and manage ads on Facebook, Google Adwords, and other mobile networks etc.
  • Track and analyze traffic data, and devise most effective spend strategies based on data
  • Responsibly manage spending budget
  • Open to Employee or Contract depending on status

About You:

We want somebody who:

  • Has 2-5 years min experience with traffic acquisition
  • Works well a fast-moving environment and is highly adaptable
  • Experience in mobile gaming is preferred

Founded in March 2010 by Brent Dusing, Lightside Games seeks passionate people with extraordinary talent and a commitment to excellence. Our international team values fun and hard work as we strive to produce high-quality, transformative content that makes our players hungry for more! If you want to make fun games, create excellent content, and change the world, then Lightside may be the place for you!