Ukraine

Summer Ministry Update

Note from Jeff: The story this month about 13-year-old Dana Bondarchuk simply reflects events that happen in the lives of our sponsored families. As our media focuses on COVID-19 and social issues in America, families in Ukraine continue to serve and trust Christ. Summer camps… Read More...

Hearts of Love Center Reopens

Lena holds a child quarantined in their 1 room house

July 2020 Newsletter:

Summer Camp Update from Jeff

After our last newsletter was published, the Ukraine government announced that summer camps would not open during July. Thus, this will be the first time in 25… Read More...

Breaking Out For Summer Camp

June 2020 Newsletter:  Ministry Update from Jeff – Thank you for your faithful support during this time of COVID-19. We are doing our best to keep funds flowing to the sponsorship ministries and other projects. After months of lockdown, kids in Ukraine can’t wait… Read More...

Video: Chaplain on Frontline

EASTERN UKRAINE: In the small town of Avdeevka, in Eastern Ukraine, it is common to hear bombs exploding or nearby gunfire. Sasha is a volunteer chaplain with the Ukrainian army and as a missionary. Now in her 5th year on the front lines, she is… Read More...

Chaplains Serving on the Frontlines

May 2020 Newsletter: By Peter Wooding in the UK – During a visit earlier this year to East Ukraine I saw the remarkable ministry of one of the bravest missionaries I’ve ever met.  Sasha Andriyashina boldly serves as a volunteer chaplain to soldiers… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Zinchenko

Family ID: 42439 Ukraine:The Zinchenko family is a strong Christian family. Both parents – father Vasyl’ and mother Yulia love the Lord as well all five of their children. The family lives in a tiny house in the village Gorodok, about 300 km from… Read More...

I Want to Reach At-Risk Kids like Me

The Snowdrop Shelter is near the Chernobyl Zone

April 2020 Newsletter: Note from Jeff about COVID-19. Our staff and missionaries are all doing well. The planet is basically shut down, thus, in Ukraine our staff is planning their next meeting for teens on Instagram. Kosovo… Read More...

Match Made at Ice Cream Factory

Vasily and Rosa celebrated their 17th anniversary at our Kyiv training seminar.

March 2020 Newsletter: Vasily and Rosa Zhugylov are child/family coordinators for MP in Ukraine. I have known them many years but recently during a training seminar in Kyiv, I spent some time with… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Val’ko

Family ID: 42457 Ukraine: The story of this family is sad and typical to many stories of other Ukrainian families.

Val’ko family lives in a tiny dormitory room. Mother is not working because has to look after their handicapped child. Father works as a driver… Read More...

Family Sponsorship – Kul’kov

Family ID: 42427 Ukraine: The story of this family is sad and typical to many stories of other Ukrainian families.

There are three people in this family: mother Yaroslava, stepfather and her daughter Kira. They live in Kyiv, capital of Ukraine.

Yaroslava comes from dysfunctional… Read More...