From a street kid into a policeman
Sergei (the name is changed) is only nine years old, and he already knows firsthand what the street, cigarettes and alcohol are. After his stepfather appeared in his family, the boy decided that he could not be his authority, and therefore began to run away from home, lived on the street and became familiar with many police officers in the city.
Pastor of the Church of Good Change Wins “Light of Justice” Award
On December 3, the IX ceremony of presenting the “Light of Justice” award took place.
A black kid has become the president of the Republic Pilgrim.
«Republic Pilgrim» is the state of kids and, just as in every other state, they have their own government, laws and order. This is why the elections of president and of government is always a very important event in the state of former street kids. The other day the inhabitants of “Pilgrim” made their conscious …
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New forms of education in the “Republic Pilgrim”
Since mid-2021, all pupils of the Children’s Rehabilitation Center “Republic Pilgrim” have switched to distance learning. Before the quarantine measures, small classrooms functioned in the center, which, on the one hand, were more convenient and practical for conducting classes. Teachers came to the center from a secondary school. However, the new form of education began …
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“She is like a mother to me, so she looks after me.” The life of abandoned old people live in a volunteer hospice near Mariupol
In the village of Demyanovka near Mariupol, Pastor Valery Timakov and like-minded people organized a hospice. Elderly people who have no support are brought here.The main organizer of assistance to the disadvantaged is Valery Timakov, pastor of the Priazovsky rehabilitation monastery. He himself has health problems, so he travels on an electric scooter for people …
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PHOTOGRAPHING AT PILGRIM REPUBLIC IN MARIUPOL UKRAINE
CAPTURING GRACE ON A 23 DAY JOURNEY THROUGH UKRAINE AND GREECE, PHOTOGRAPHING AT PILGRIM REPUBLIC FOR SOW In case it’s not obvious, I am in love with traveling the world, capturing images that tell a story of God’s grace, love and mercy. Our experiences at fathers house were unforgettable, so many sweet people whose stories, …
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«Shlyah Nezalezhnykh». Former Mariupol drug addicts demand from ZELENSKY to deal with drug dealers
Today, July 15, the all-Ukrainian action «Shlyakh Nezalezhnykh»( «The Way of Independent» started in Mariupol. Christians from all over the country came together to make a rally to the President’s Office in Kiev. The protesters will demand tougher legislation against drug dealers. The action started at the Prayer Cliff. More than 100 people with national …
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Former street kids continue their chosen path.
The academic year is over, and the Republic Pilgrim is once again saying goodbye to their graduates. This year, six ninth-graders graduated from the walls of the State of Former Street Kids. During their stay at Pilgrim all the kids have changed a lot. Some in a few years, and some – in a very …
Ukrainians to be proud of: Gennadiy Mokhnenko – pastor of a Protestant church, military chaplain and father of 38 kids.
In a special story for the program “Evening with Nikolai Knyazhitsky” we tell about the pastor of the Protestant “Church of Good Changes”, military chaplain and father of 38 children Gennadiy Mokhnenko.