Newsletters

Dreams Come True for Armenia’s Youth

August 2019 Newsletter: Republic of Georgia– The camp for young people from Armenia echoed with laughter, soccer balls, singing and folk dancing. 45 young people from 12-16 years of age spent 10 days near the Black Sea hearing about the love of Jesus. Indeed, this… Read More...

Sponsorship Brings Hope to Needy Families

Zach shares pictures from his boys with Kolya and his mother.

July 2019 Newsletter: Murrieta, CA – Zach Bell, the mission team coordinator for Mercy Projects, together with fellow sponsor Tom Roth from Oregon, visited their respective sponsored families earlier this year in Ukraine.

“My… Read More...

New Summer Camps, Old Truth

Yana speaks at camp about the truth of God’s Word.

June 2019 Newsletter: Piskivka, Ukraine Kyiv, Ukraine – Hundreds of children will attend Mercy Projects camps in Ukraine this summer. Yana Glushko, our camp director, remembers how her own life was transformed as an 18-year-old… Read More...

I Dreamed Children Greeted Me on Mother’s Day

Irina and Alexander raise 10 kids (9 orphans) as their own in a small village.

May 2019 Newsletter: Piskivka, Ukraine – The tears welled up in Irina’s eyes. She looked at her husband Alexander for reassurance. I looked down at my lunch of beets, pickled… Read More...

Where Is My Sponsored Child Now?

April 2019 Newsletter: Jesus looked at them and said, “With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible.” Matt. 19:26

Kyiv, UkraineMercy Projects, formerly known as Eastern European Outreach, opened an office in 1994 in Kyiv, Ukraine to help at-risk… Read More...

New Life and a Fresh Start

March 2019 Newsletter:

One of the ministries that Mercy Projects supports is a Christian rehabilitation center for ex-prisoners in the east Ukrainian village of Larino. This ministry, run by Sergey Kazmenko, includes evangelism to prisons, the military, and discipleship of men after they are released.… Read More...

Russia’s War with Ukraine Continues

February 2019 Newsletter: Eastern Ukraine

In Russian occupied Crimea, prosecutions of religious believers have doubled and continue rising. Any believer not belonging to the Russian Orthodox Church such as Protestants, Jehovah Witnesses, or Muslims, are in danger.

Russian troops lead Ukrainian sailors to prison.… Read More...

The Gospel Around The World

January 2019 Newsletter: A Missions Travel Update from Jeff:

I recently traveled to countries such as Vietnam and northern Iraq (Kurdistan). A like-minded organization invited me to see their work in these very difficult regions of the world. As you read this update however,… Read More...

Sharing and Showing the Love of God this Christmas

December 2018 Newsletter: 

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Firewood to Heat their Homes

Many years ago, my wife and I huddled around a small stove to try to stay warm. Winter in Kosovo was new to us, and the widow we visited had lost her husband… Read More...

Christmas Means Warm Classrooms and Dental Visits

November 2018 Newsletter: 

The Hearts Of Love Story – About 13 years ago, a small group of mothers, each with a handicapped child, gathered to discover how they could support each other. Lena Yuschenko, the leader of the group, took the train to Kiev… Read More...