Welcome to the Russia — Asia base of Teen Missions!
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History & Ministries in Russia
Teen Missions ran national boot camps in the Ukraine since 1992. In 2006, the program was moved to Russia and property was purchased near Shadrinsk, in the village of Krasnaya Niva. The first Russian national boot camp ran during the summer of 2006. A BIBLE, MISSIONARY & WORK (BMW) Training Center was established in September 2008 and is continuing to train full-time harvesters for God’s kingdom.
The Land & People of Russia
Russia is the largest country in the world with a size of 6,592,800 square miles. It shares land borders with 16 countries and five bodies of water. It is the ninth largest country in population with 142 million people; 73% of the population live in urban areas. There is a free education system guaranteed to all citizens and they boast a 99.4% literacy rate. The traditional religions of Russia include Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, and Judaism. However, the dominant religion in Russia is Russian Orthodoxy, though most of its adherents do not attend church on a regular basis. Most see religious practice as a symbol of Russian heritage and culture and the Orthodox Church is widely respected.
- Russia base update April 11, 2018 This is our snow, that came in March; it is falling and then thawing, then falling again; At the office we have new curtains and even cover for the bookkeeping cabinet This kind of flower blossoms once every three years; it opened up to greet our new student, on the one hand; on the other – to celebrate Easter! Glory to the Lord! This is one of our rabbits; it’s early morning and she is ready for ...
- Prayer Support for Russia March 18, 2014 Dear Friends in Jesus! This week we need Your very special prayer support! Prayer Requested for Upcoming Outreach Rev. Markku Happonen, Seppo Niemilainen and Vladimir Cherkasskikh are visiting the Shadrinsk area and Kurgan Oblast. They are discussing many practical issues concerning Christ Day preparations. We all need God’s wisdom and the guidance of the Holy Spirit for these days – March 17th through March 24th. Greetings from Pastor Sergei and from the participating churches! In His love, Katya