Jesus said, "Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them" (Matthew 19:14 ESV). Learn about how some of the churches in the Eurasia Region remembered, blessed, and prayed for children, teachers, and Sunday School children as they went back to school.
St. John's Lutheran Church of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia (ELCIR), recently blessed a new Catechist for service and participated in community children's camps. For more information about our partner church, keep reading!
In March 2012, Rev. Alexander Furs, pastor at St. John’s Lutheran Congregation (ELCIR) in Saratov, Russia, was invited by a regional governmental ministry to participate in a festival of sacred music in connection with Lent.
Rev. Alexander Furs, a pastor in the LCMS' partner church, the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Ingria in Russia (ELCIR), gave 5 lectures at a higher education institution connected to the Saratov State University in Saratov, Russia.