20 03, 2015

Ukraine Orphans

2016-10-14T12:31:03+11:00March 20th, 2015|

In Zhitomir,150 kms west of Kiev, snows began to fall very heavily which made travelling to the outlying orphanages very difficult for our local team. Viktor, my manager, wrote, “We were able to visit an orphanage of 90 orphan girls with mental disabilities. Itwas an amazing meeting.We had a special show of Christmas Bible stories. We asked the children: “What is Christmas all about and who believes in Jesus?”Then we prayed with the children. There was such a lot of love and joy. Many of them hugged us and wanted us to join in their playtime. There were several children [...]

1 03, 2014

Ukraine Orphans Christmas gift project in Zhitomir

2016-10-14T12:31:13+11:00March 1st, 2014|

This wonderful news came in from my manager, Viktor, in Zhitomir – 150kms west of Kiev. “We prepared for the Christmas gift project this year to provide gifts for more than 400 orphans and street children in Zhitomir and the surrounding towns. After that we took Christmas gifts to the sick children and orphans as well as the children at the Street Kids Centre and children of 20 poor families around us. The children each received gifts of sweets and toys. Since some of the street children were sick we had to meet with them separately from the other children [...]