An encouraging report from the Ukraine

An encouraging report from the Ukraine

On the border of the eastern Ukraine, almost in the grey war zone, is a church that is in every way salt and light in its very challenging environment. The lead couple, Slava and Sasha Balaguraslava, have been connected relationally to us for more than 10 years and it...
Baptisms in Kazakhstan

Baptisms in Kazakhstan

“Go therefore and make disciples of all nations.” Dierk, Waldemar and Olga from our Activate Network Team are in Kazakhstan and are baptising new believers. What started as an online bible school on Zoom during the strict lockdown is developing into a real...
Meeting with the CZB Bielefeld leadership team

Meeting with the CZB Bielefeld leadership team

As part of our meeting with the elders team in Bielefeld, we were able to view their new rooms. The hall renovation has been a huge success. It was also very encouraging to hear how God provided for them. We could really rejoice with our friends at CZB and have been...
Four days answering the Macedonian call!

Four days answering the Macedonian call!

We have just spent four days with pastors, their wives and some key leaders from 15 churches in Macedonia. And what a rich time it was! Through much teaching, many discussions and lots of meals together we were able to impart some fresh ideas and...
Church in Nepal: “Our cow died…”

Church in Nepal: “Our cow died…”

This is how the group speaker begins to share the results of her group discussion. I am with 40 leaders from three Nepalese churches in Lichki Ramche – a village of about 3,000 people located 375 km east, or a 17-hour jeep ride, from Kathmandu. We...
Cornerstone Church, Bad Bentheim

Cornerstone Church, Bad Bentheim

Our visit to Bad Bentheim confirmed a growing relationship between us and the church leadership and solidified the partnership relationship with the whole church. We were surprised by the friendliness and openness we encountered and it was a real joy...