Vyshyvanka Day is the most beautiful spring holiday in Ukraine

On the third Thursday of May, since 2006, Ukraine has celebrated the most beautiful spring holiday – Day of Vyshyvanka. Kropyvnytskyi Corps, Ukraine Division, runs studies during Women’s Club dedicated to a very fascinating topic – “Embroidery if the regions of Ukraine”. Embroidery is a bright, original cultural phenomenon that has developed over the centuries,[…]

We make our significant contribution to the cause of serving God and people

I started attending Kropyvnytskyi Corps, Ukraine Division, from October 1997. On March 15th, 1998, I was enrolled as a soldier of Kropyvnytskyi Corps. Now I am a corps sergeant major. Like many people, I could not even think that war would come to Ukraine. But at dawn on February 24, 2022, we were awakened by[…]

There is the light in me – it prompts me to do everything that depends on me

The war caught me unprepared. I cannot say that I did not know that the war could start. My mind told me that war was inevitable, but my heart continued to believe that it could be avoided. Hundreds of thousands of soldiers who gathered near the borders of my Motherland with full weapons, with jet[…]

There is still a threat of death over us today, but am not afraid, as I know that God holds us in his hand

Well before 24 February, all my colleagues and acquaintances, from Ukraine and abroad who are confident in politics and are connected to different authorities, were saying that the war is going to start in Ukraine. My friends from different parts of the world tried to convince me to take my family abroad. But we decided[…]

The triumphant return of “The Schedryk ” to the USA 100 years after the premiere

“Let the Christmas star Light up faces with joy, Let him show the way to love May you be happy and healthy!” These were the words of the host of the concert, Hollywood actress of Ukrainian origin, Vira Farmiga, in Ukrainian language, which opened the concert called “Notes from Ukraine” on December 4 in Carnegie[…]

A time of grace in a war-torn territory

Captain Svetlana Bochkareva is the corps officer at Pesochin, a suburb in Kharkiv, Eastern Ukraine, only 40km from the Russian border. This city has suffered relentless missile strikes, drone attacks and shelling since the Russians invaded Ukraine on 24 February. Critical infrastructure has been destroyed, and much of the city lies in ruins. Thousands of[…]

Children’s Ministry in Ukraine Division

The Salvation Army in Ukraine conducts Children’s Ministry in conditionally safe cities because Ukraine lives in war conditions. This is very necessary for both children and parents. It is one of the peaceful life attributes that sustains childhood. Children and young people draw, play sports, sing, dance, and attend interesting excursions. Bright colors began to[…]

Only 2 weeks left

The Salvation Army International Leaders General Brian Peddle and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle will visit Eastern Europe Territory with Headquarters located in Chisinau (Moldova). It is a real blessing for the Salvationists in our Territory. Worship Services and prayers with the International Leaders of the Salvation Army will be held in Moldova in October: Friday 7th October… […]

Only 3 weeks left!

Only 3 weeks left till the visit of the International Leaders of The Salvation Army General Brian Peddle and Commissioner Rosalie Peddle. Salvationists in Eastern Europe Territory are thrilled and getting ready for such an important event . Worship and prayers with the International Leaders of The Salvation Army that will take place in October[…]

Ukrainian children are back to school

This year, Ukrainian schoolchildren and students began the school year in war conditions. Some of them have started studying online, some of them, where safe, attend schools and a lot of them went to schools and universities in other countries where they had fled for safety and comfort. The resumption of education requires school supplies,[…]