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Leaders see hope underneath crisis in Ukraine

Leaders see hope underneath crisis in Ukraine

December 21, 2014 at 11:14 am 1 comment

KIEV, Ukraine – As snow falls outside, most of the people milling inside Central Baptist Church keep their winter coats on. The parkas testify to the financial crunch that Ukraine has suffered with its recent civil strife and the concurrent economic slump. As tensions with Russian-backed separatists in two easternRead More

Mission Ukraine aims to launch movement

Mission Ukraine aims to launch movement

November 16, 2014 at 5:11 pm 0 comments

Ravi Zacharias, international evangelists headline five-day event KIEV, UKRAINE — Mission Ukraine, a yearlong training and evangelism campaign for the entire nation, will launch on Nov. 21 with five-day kickoff event. The launch will feature youth rallies, plus plenary talks from Dr. Ravi Zacharias and a team of international evangelistsRead More

Life, fear and faith in Ukraine

Life, fear and faith in Ukraine

September 5, 2014 at 3:06 pm 0 comments

During a recent U.S. visit, a Ukrainian wife and mom talks about what day-to-day life is like as her homeland faces an uncertain future.

In Ukraine, friendships protect vulnerable girls

In Ukraine, friendships protect vulnerable girls

September 7, 2012 at 3:51 pm 0 comments

KIEV, Ukraine — The kids playing tag in this park might not know it, but many of them have two things that certain powerful people value — innocence and desperation. It’s a combination that makes young people like these low-income kids from the nearby Trieszhrina neighborhood vulnerable to human traffickersRead More

Walking with the wounded in Kiev

Walking with the wounded in Kiev

July 18, 2012 at 10:57 am 0 comments

ReachGlobal ministry helps fill Christian counseling void Whatever the causes of mental distress — family conflict, unemployment, the ghosts of communist oppression — Ukrainians are suffering a lot of it. The problem is, in Ukraine, the ratio of people who are hurting to people who are qualified to help themRead More

Euro 2012 draws traffic, traffickers

Euro 2012 draws traffic, traffickers

June 6, 2012 at 11:13 am 0 comments

A Prayer for Kiev from EFCA ReachGlobal on Vimeo. In Kiev, ReachGlobal networks to prevent prostitution Almost 1 million soccer fans will spill into the Ukrainian capital of Kiev over the next several weeks to watch the Euro 2012 tournament. They’ll buy the standard tickets, souvenirs and beer. Thousands alsoRead More