This summer, two family retreats and a youth retreat were held by our partner churches in Russia, demonstrating the importance of family, as well as God's care for individual families and His family, the Church. You can read more about them here!
During the winter and spring of 2013, the ELCIR congregation in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia hosted five outreach concerts of sacred and secular music from the 17th through the 20th century. Rev. Yaroslav Boychenko reached out to a group of high school students, telling them about noted Lutherans from Nizhny Novgorod’s history and sharing the Christian faith.
This post was shared by Rev. Yaroslav Boychenko, pastor with LCMS partner church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia (ELCIR). The LCMS supports projects with this partner. On November 6 and December 19, 2012, Rev. Yaroslav Boychenko, pastor of an ELCIR congregation in Nizhny Novgorod, presented lectures for more than 40 students at the […]
Rev. Yaroslav Boychenko shares about the recent events and celebrations at his church in Russia: how they shared Christ and the Gospel through music, discussed films from a Lutheran perspective and celebrated confirmations and baptisms.