Dear brothers and sisters! Spring is a wonderful time! Nature awakens from wintery sleep. The birds are singing. The first thunderstorm! We were blessed to be born in Belarus, a country with four seasons! Every season has its beauty and charm! Spring is also a time of change! Below is the ministry update from Belarus Lutheran Missionary Fellowship.Continue reading “Mission Driven – Update from Belarus”
Join us to learn how the Lord has opened new doors and expanded SON ministries in Ukraine, Mongolia, Ethiopia, and Dubai! Also, hear from SON ministry partners in Albania, Belarus, Latvia, Estonia, Slovakia, and Russia. Plus special messages from Pastor Don Richman, the Rev. Dr. Gemechis Buba, and Pastor David Breidenbach!
Dear brothers and sisters, greetings in the name of the Lord! Winter is knocking at our doors here! This year summer was not very friendly in Belarus. June was our only month of good weather! The most cold and rainy month was July! July is expected to be the warmest month of the summer! However, this year it was different.Continue reading “Mission Update – Belarus”
Dear brothers and sisters: Greetings in the name of Christ! This ministry update comes to you from Pastor Valery Hryhoryk, your global worker in Belarus. This is my spring 2019 ministry update. You may remember I am issuing a ministry update quarterly. This helps our friends and ministry supporters to pray, be aware of the needs and to give thanks together with us for God’s blessings.Continue reading “Belarus Ministry Update – NALC Global Worker with EEMN”
Bishop John Bradosky and Pastor Gemechis Buba, assistant to the bishop for missions, travelled to the Odesa region of Ukraine at the invitation of East European Missions Network (EEMN) Executive Director, Pastor David Breidenbach.Continue reading “The NALC and EEMN Build Bridges in the Ukraine”
Dear Brothers and Sisters!
Greetings in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ! This winter we have a lot of snow! Almost every day it snows! We have had snowy winters for the last three years. It reminds me of my childhood when we had to shovel snow and make snowmen!
This is Pastor Valery Hryhoryk! Your global worker in Belarus! Why have I begun my newsletter in such a strange manner? I am sure you know who I am, however it is always good to remind ourselves who a global worker is. He or she is a person that is sent and supported by the interested party. The Lord said that we need to make disciples in all nations. Belarus is one of them. This country has difficult conditions for ministry and remains hostile to Christ. Continue reading “Global Worker Update – Belarus”
Dear brothers and sisters, greetings in the name of the Lord! Fall has come! This year, September is very warm. We thank the Lord for the beautiful weather and sunshine! This is somewhat unusual. I do not remember such warm weather in the fall. Autumn is a time of harvest and this year has been very fruitful. There are a lot of apples on the apple trees and people are calling this year an “Apple Year!” Well, the Lord has been good to us and below is a report of the good spiritual harvest! Continue reading “Global Worker Update – Belarus”