STORIES FROM
EUROPE

READ our stories about what is going on across Europe,
PRAY for the projects and the workers involved!

Summer Day Camp for kids in Lviv, Ukraine

unnamed (56).jpgAugust - 04 - 2022 12:07 This year, the idea to do the Summer Day Camp for kids was challenging and bold at the same time. There was no broad advertisement—only a poster on the building. Only four days after it was placed, 90% of the 60 spots for the camp were filled. 80% of the children were from unchurched families. full story

We're hiring for a new office position!

christin-hume-Hcfwew744z4-unsplash.jpgJuly - 29 - 2022 10:00 Do you have administrative and organisational and skills which you’d love to use within a charity seeking to further God’s kingdom in Europe? Do you like problem-solving? Do you pay attention to detail? Can you work mostly on your own, whilst also enjoying being part of a (often virtual) team? full story

News from Ukraine

unnamed (53).jpgJuly - 26 - 2022 11:56 Every time we realize that life can stop. Abruptly. Every time we hear the alarm going off, we pray fervently and thank God when it stops. We aren't to waste our time but take a chance to share God's love and the Good News of Jesus. full story

A missionary experience in Spain

Kate in SpainJuly - 22 - 2022 09:10 "God has also taught me that even when it seems like progress is slow and time sometimes feels “wasted,” He is always working, in ways that we don’t often see. He is, undoubtedly, working out His purposes and doing a work much greater than we can ever imagine." full story

The story of Evgen & Diana

Stories from UkraineJuly - 21 - 2022 11:53 Evgen & Diana, with their toddler Benjamin, come from the eastern part of Ukraine, the Donetsk region. They saw their lives disrupted as the war arrived at their doorstep. full story

The ministry of ECMers in Lviv, Ukraine

24.jpgJuly - 14 - 2022 11:44 Our field leader in Ukraine and his wife have created this video report showing and sharing with us the ministry of the ECM team and the church in Lviv, Ukraine. Don't miss it! full story

"Our children and teenagers haven’t had so much laughter and fun since we left our homes in Ukraine"

wesley-tingey-dKCKiC0BQtU-unsplash.jpgJuly - 07 - 2022 11:33 Last month we had a powerful outreach in partnership with Athletes in Action, the Ukrainian Church in Burgas, and several other local churches. Many Ukrainian mothers and grandmas came to our team after the outreach, and they had tears in their eyes, as they were trying to articulate their appreciation and gratitude. full story

Bringing hope to where it's needed the most

ronak-valobobhai-4qHWTuP_RLw-unsplash.jpgJuly - 01 - 2022 11:28 Despite all the challenges, we toured Irpin to deliver more than 1000 kg of food and hygienic products. It wasn't a comfortable trip, especially emotionally. But we all returned to Lviv, hopeful and encouraged by what we had seen, by observing the life coming back to the ruined city, ministry of our colleague workers, and partner churches. They continue to serve and bring hope to where it's needed the most. full story

A missionary experience in Spain

STer Spain.pngJune - 30 - 2022 12:36 "God has also taught me that even when it seems like progress is slow and time sometimes feels “wasted,” He is always working, in ways that we don’t often see. He is, undoubtedly, working out His purposes and doing a work much greater than we can ever imagine." full story

Trusting God at all times

Armando in GermanyJune - 23 - 2022 10:07 "I am still learning what God has for me and for my future, but this journey has taught me that I don't have to understand God's plan and know everything, as long as I have my trust in God." full story

Christian leaders come together to help Ukrainian refugees

clay-banks-QkUvP57wi20-unsplash.jpgJune - 14 - 2022 09:25 On 21st and 22nd of May, 72 Christian leaders from 22 European countries gathered in Krakow, Poland, to consider what they could do to collaborate more effectively in ministering to the people fleeing the war. full story

"The worst and the best of humanity"

9.jpgMay - 30 - 2022 09:52 "Home for three days now and people ask me, how I am doing. There is no simple answer. Such a mixture of memories, emotions and thoughts. Ultimately, I'm sitting at home; in safety. All of those people I met do not have even that. As I write, the app on my phone pings again to tell me there is another air raid warning in Lviv." full story