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Recent Public Relations About Mission Trip to Ukraine, 2016

Here is one that was published from Concord, North Carolina, in Independent Tribune! Thank you! 

http://www.independenttribune.com/community/religion/ukraine-people-greet-mission-with-enthusiam/article_46b99b82-300b-11e6-aaf1-ebee43f78264.html

Here is one that was published here in Salisbury, North Carolina, in Salisbury Post! Thank you!

http://www.salisburypost.com/2016/06/04/jeff-richards-mission-trip-to-ukraine/

 

International Missions

  Having been involved in international missions for many years, I am not certain where the need is the greatest. Europe for many years has seen a decline in interest in the subject of religion not to mention biblical Christianity. There is a remnant though who are vibrant witnesses and have the courage to make… Continue Reading

Jeff Richards: Mission trip to the Congo

Jeff Richards: Mission trip to the Congo

On July 23, I made my third trip to Africa, the other two were in 2005 and 2006. I boarded the plane in Charlotte at 6 a.m. on July 23, connected in Washington, D.C. and flew by Ethiopian Airlines to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The destination was Bujumbura, Burundi; however, we had to detour at the… Continue Reading

Thoughts On Preparation For A Mission Trip

Going on my fourth trip to Kiev, Ukraine, I was asked the question: “How do you prepare for such a trip?” Obviously, there is a multitude of matters to take care of, including negotiating the ticket and schedule, packing, finishing up my notes for teaching and preaching, accommodations in Kiev and it a host of… Continue Reading

Teaching, Preaching In Spiritually Needy Latvia

Teaching, Preaching In Spiritually Needy Latvia

[:en] As a member of the board of directors of International Theological Education Ministries, I was asked to go to Riga, Latvia, to teach at Baltic Reformed Theological Seminary in the city. I left Charlotte at 1:15 p.m. Feb. 15, flew to Philadelphia and then to Frankfurt, Germany. Looking out the window as the jet… Continue Reading

Jeff Richards Teaches In Ukraine

Jeff Richards Teaches In Ukraine

[:en] In January, 2012, I was invited to go to Kiev Regional Bible College and Seminary under the auspices of International Theological Education Ministries (I.T.E.M.) in order to teach students the book of James. I was there in November, 2011 to teach theology, and this time I had most of the same students, 25 in… Continue Reading

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