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Sunday School Completion 2023

2023-06-12

The Sunday School has ended at the Bible Way Church on June 4, 2023. The church Sunday School includes 6 classes: 3 Russian and 3 Lithuanian, and 80 children in total. Sunday school director, Alexander Grushchenko is responsible for the educational part of the church. Six children completed their studies in the middle aged Russian group and moved into the teenage class. Also, the children of the teenage class have completed their studies and moved on to youth. Congratulations to everyone who has successfully completed their Sunday School and Teenage School! Special thanks to the Sunday school teachers who have worked all year to bring the truth of the Word of God to the children! Also, thanks to the Youth Ministry Leader, David Karchmit and his team, for their work with the youth of the church!

Sunday School Completion 2023

2023-06-12

The Sunday School has ended at the Bible Way Church on June 4, 2023. The church Sunday School includes 6 classes: 3 Russian and 3 Lithuanian, and 80 children in total. Sunday school director, Alexander Grushchenko is responsible for the educational part of the church. Six children completed their studies in the middle aged Russian group and moved into the teenage class. Also, the children of the teenage class have completed their studies and moved on to youth. Congratulations to everyone who has successfully completed their Sunday School and Teenage School! Special thanks to the Sunday school teachers who have worked all year to bring the truth of the Word of God to the children! Also, thanks to the Youth Ministry Leader, David Karchmit and his team, for their work with the youth of the church!

Father’s Day 2023

2023-06-12

In the first week of May, Lithuania celebrates “Mother’s Day”. The President of Lithuania, Gitanas Nauseda called for the recognition and respect of the status of “Father” in the family as well. With the accession of Gitanas Nauseda to power, a new date has been added to the Lithuanian constitution for celebration of a “Father’s Day” in the first week of June. Therefore, “Father’s Day” was celebrated in Lithuania on June 4, 2023. This year, on the eve of this holiday, fathers of many children were awarded medals of honor from Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda for the first time! The Bible Way Church joins this celebration as the Bible teaches to honor and respect the status of the “Father”. The presbyter of the church, Arkady Ponomarev, gave instruction to the church fathers. The youth sang a psalm in honor of fathers, and a prayer was made for all the fathers of the church. At the end of the celebration, all the church fathers were given memorable gifts as a sign of esteem and gratitude.

Father’s Day 2023

2023-06-12

In the first week of May, Lithuania celebrates “Mother’s Day”. The President of Lithuania, Gitanas Nauseda called for the recognition and respect of the status of “Father” in the family as well. With the accession of Gitanas Nauseda to power, a new date has been added to the Lithuanian constitution for celebration of a “Father’s Day” in the first week of June. Therefore, “Father’s Day” was celebrated in Lithuania on June 4, 2023. This year, on the eve of this holiday, fathers of many children were awarded medals of honor from Lithuanian President Gitanas Nausėda for the first time! The Bible Way Church joins this celebration as the Bible teaches to honor and respect the status of the “Father”. The presbyter of the church, Arkady Ponomarev, gave instruction to the church fathers. The youth sang a psalm in honor of fathers, and a prayer was made for all the fathers of the church. At the end of the celebration, all the church fathers were given memorable gifts as a sign of esteem and gratitude.

Family Evening 2023

2023-06-12

For the first time, a Family Evening was held in the Bible Way Church on May 3, 2023. The Bible Way Church, according to the Word of God, has great respect for the status of the family. The purpose of the event was to emphasize the importance and value of the family. The festive program was held in a relaxed family atmosphere. The program included poems, testimonies, and songs dedicated to wives, mothers and fathers. The call “We are truly happy only in the family” sounded throughout the evening. The deacon of the church, Leonid Khursin shared his testimony on how God led him through difficult circumstances. Leonid has 7 children and 15 grandchildren! There was a testimony of Gennady Orlov who spoke about how God helped him to create a family, which has been serving in a rehabilitation center and bringing positive results. Prayers were made for mothers and fathers. In conclusion, there was tea and refreshments in a pleasant cozy conversation. A big thank you to Marina Khatkevich for organization of the holiday, the program and the work, thanks to which this holiday took place!

Family Evening 2023

2023-06-12

For the first time, a Family Evening was held in the Bible Way Church on May 3, 2023. The Bible Way Church, according to the Word of God, has great respect for the status of the family. The purpose of the event was to emphasize the importance and value of the family. The festive program was held in a relaxed family atmosphere. The program included poems, testimonies, and songs dedicated to wives, mothers and fathers. The call “We are truly happy only in the family” sounded throughout the evening. The deacon of the church, Leonid Khursin shared his testimony on how God led him through difficult circumstances. Leonid has 7 children and 15 grandchildren! There was a testimony of Gennady Orlov who spoke about how God helped him to create a family, which has been serving in a rehabilitation center and bringing positive results. Prayers were made for mothers and fathers. In conclusion, there was tea and refreshments in a pleasant cozy conversation. A big thank you to Marina Khatkevich for organization of the holiday, the program and the work, thanks to which this holiday took place!

Funeral of Maria Surynina

2023-06-04

According to the date recorded in the documents, Maria Surynina went to a better world at the age of 87. Maria left quietly at night on May 30, 2023. The funeral, which took place on May 31, 2023, was attended by members of the Bible Way Church and Maria’s immediate family. Maria attended the church and a prayer group to the last. In the church, she was a woman of prayer. There were a lot of kind and wonderful reviews about this wonderful person who left fond memories of herself for everyone who surrounded her. The Bible Way Church expresses condolences to all relatives and friends. We will remember the good example of our dear sister Maria.

Funeral of Maria Surynina

2023-06-04

According to the date recorded in the documents, Maria Surynina went to a better world at the age of 87. Maria left quietly at night on May 30, 2023. The funeral, which took place on May 31, 2023, was attended by members of the Bible Way Church and Maria’s immediate family. Maria attended the church and a prayer group to the last. In the church, she was a woman of prayer. There were a lot of kind and wonderful reviews about this wonderful person who left fond memories of herself for everyone who surrounded her. The Bible Way Church expresses condolences to all relatives and friends. We will remember the good example of our dear sister Maria.

Day of Pentecost -2023

2023-06-01

On May 28th, Lithuania celebrated the day of Pentecost. This is one of the main holidays of the church! It begins upon the day of the Descent of the Holy Spirit on earth which is considered the birthday of the church! The Orthodox Church calls this day “The Day of the Holy Trinity”. The day of Pentecost is the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles of Jesus Christ. The Bible Way Church pays special attention to this holiday. Presbyter Marek Syrvida congratulated the church. Children with their parents sang psalms in honor of the Pentecost holiday. Brother A. Grushchenko shared a word about the “Descent of the Holy Spirit”. At the end of the holiday there was a call for those who wished to receive the Holy Spirit, according to the promise of the Holy Scriptures. The Scripture says: ” But ye shall receive power, when the Holy Spirit is come upon you: and ye shall be my witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea and Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth ” (Acts 1:8).

The Holy Spirit is the power of the church!

Day of Pentecost -2023

2023-06-01

On May 28th, Lithuania celebrated the day of Pentecost. This is one of the main holidays of the church! It begins upon the day of the Descent of the Holy Spirit on earth which is considered the birthday of the church! The Orthodox Church calls this day “The Day of the Holy Trinity”. The day of Pentecost is the descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles of Jesus Christ. The Bible Way Church pays special attention to this holiday. Presbyter Marek Syrvida congratulated the church. Children with their parents sang psalms in honor of the Pentecost holiday. Brother A. Grushchenko shared a word about the “Descent of the Holy Spirit”. At the end of the holiday there was a call for those who wished to receive the Holy Spirit, according to the promise of the Holy Scriptures. The Scripture says: ” But ye shall receive power, when the Holy Spirit is come upon you: and ye shall be my witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea and Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth ” (Acts 1:8).

The Holy Spirit is the power of the church!

Seminar on the Holy Spirit – 2023

2023-06-01

A seminar on the Holy Spirit was held at the Bible Way Church on the Pentecost Eve, on May 27, 2023. The speaker of the seminar was the senior pastor of the local church, Anatoly Dmitruk who taught and explaned about the baptism in the Holy Spirit. Instruction and teaching about the Holy Spirit is a very important part of the church, especially for new converts and new believers in the church. At the end of the seminar, they prayed for those who were thirsty, as a result of which the sister was baptized in the Holy Spirit.

“Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost” (Matt. 28:19).

Seminar on the Holy Spirit – 2023

2023-06-01

A seminar on the Holy Spirit was held at the Bible Way Church on the Pentecost Eve, on May 27, 2023. The speaker of the seminar was the senior pastor of the local church, Anatoly Dmitruk who taught and explaned about the baptism in the Holy Spirit. Instruction and teaching about the Holy Spirit is a very important part of the church, especially for new converts and new believers in the church. At the end of the seminar, they prayed for those who were thirsty, as a result of which the sister was baptized in the Holy Spirit.

“Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost” (Matt. 28:19).

Youth Conference 2023

2023-05-25

A youth conference was held at the Bible Way Church. The Christian conference of the Baltic countries and beyond took place in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, on May 19-21 of 2023. The motto of the youth conference is taken from the Holy Scripture: “Seek the Lord and His strength …”, (Ps.105:4).

The conference was attended by young people from Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Sweden, Ireland and England.

Our friends came from different cities of Lithuania: Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipeda, Lentvaris, Pabrade, Shvencheneliai. In total, the Bible Way Church hosted 200 guests (youth and ministers).

The following ministers came to the youth conference:

V. Altukhov (Bishop of the Baltic States);

A. Malashuk, (Bishop of the church in Minsk);

F. Baer (Bishop of Lithuania);

I. Azanov (Pastor of the church in Slutsk, Belarus);

E. Grishkevich (Pastor of the church “Bethany”, Minsk, Belarus);

A. Rusaleev (Pastor of Daugavpils, Latvia);

The Ministers shared the word: V. Altukhov, E. Grishkevich, I. Azanov came up with the topics “What helps unbelief” and “First the boat, and then the fish”, A. Malashuk gave instruction to the youth. Also, many psalms, words of instruction from older brothers and a seminar “Who wants to get married 24+” were in the program of the conference . S. Mesharenok made a call for the baptism in the Holy Spirit. Several of the youth were baptized in the Holy Spirit while they were praying. There was a testimony from a sister in Jõhvi, Estonia. D. Krachkov (Church “Revelation”, Riga) gave instructions to the youth. Cheslav Makutonovich (pastor of the local church) called for prayer. Igor Azanov made a speech of gratitude on behalf of all the youth.

We thank everyone who worked for the conference: canteen workers, operators, registrars, organizers, helpers, drivers, everyone who shared words of instruction and encouragement, and all the youth who took a direct part in the youth conference of 2023.

Youth Conference 2023

2023-05-25

A youth conference was held at the Bible Way Church. The Christian conference of the Baltic countries and beyond took place in Vilnius, the capital of Lithuania, on May 19-21 of 2023. The motto of the youth conference is taken from the Holy Scripture: “Seek the Lord and His strength …”, (Ps.105:4).

The conference was attended by young people from Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Sweden, Ireland and England.

Our friends came from different cities of Lithuania: Vilnius, Kaunas, Klaipeda, Lentvaris, Pabrade, Shvencheneliai. In total, the Bible Way Church hosted 200 guests (youth and ministers).

The following ministers came to the youth conference:

V. Altukhov (Bishop of the Baltic States);

A. Malashuk, (Bishop of the church in Minsk);

F. Baer (Bishop of Lithuania);

I. Azanov (Pastor of the church in Slutsk, Belarus);

E. Grishkevich (Pastor of the church “Bethany”, Minsk, Belarus);

A. Rusaleev (Pastor of Daugavpils, Latvia);

The Ministers shared the word: V. Altukhov, E. Grishkevich, I. Azanov came up with the topics “What helps unbelief” and “First the boat, and then the fish”, A. Malashuk gave instruction to the youth. Also, many psalms, words of instruction from older brothers and a seminar “Who wants to get married 24+” were in the program of the conference . S. Mesharenok made a call for the baptism in the Holy Spirit. Several of the youth were baptized in the Holy Spirit while they were praying. There was a testimony from a sister in Jõhvi, Estonia. D. Krachkov (Church “Revelation”, Riga) gave instructions to the youth. Cheslav Makutonovich (pastor of the local church) called for prayer. Igor Azanov made a speech of gratitude on behalf of all the youth.

We thank everyone who worked for the conference: canteen workers, operators, registrars, organizers, helpers, drivers, everyone who shared words of instruction and encouragement, and all the youth who took a direct part in the youth conference of 2023.

Choir “Valio” – 2023

2023-05-25

The Street Music Day was held in Vilnius on May 20, now for the 17th year in a row. On this day, many unknown to the public musicians and singers have the opportunity to express themselves. The cultural day of the capital opens the door for all musicians of different styles to prove themselves, show themselves to others and get to know each other.

Our choir ” Valio ” under the direction of Gintare Kachkovskaya took advantage of this opportunity. On this day, in the center of the Lithuanian capital, the children of the Bible Way Church glorified the Lord Jesus Christ. Some of the choir ” Valio ” children attend music schools, and play musical instruments. This is a great time to glorify our Savior with songs and music in the center of Lithuania, so that passers-by will hear the good news through hymns. Thanks to all the children and parents who joined and participated in a good deed!

Choir “Valio” – 2023

2023-05-25

The Street Music Day was held in Vilnius on May 20, now for the 17th year in a row. On this day, many unknown to the public musicians and singers have the opportunity to express themselves. The cultural day of the capital opens the door for all musicians of different styles to prove themselves, show themselves to others and get to know each other.

Our choir ” Valio ” under the direction of Gintare Kachkovskaya took advantage of this opportunity. On this day, in the center of the Lithuanian capital, the children of the Bible Way Church glorified the Lord Jesus Christ. Some of the choir ” Valio ” children attend music schools, and play musical instruments. This is a great time to glorify our Savior with songs and music in the center of Lithuania, so that passers-by will hear the good news through hymns. Thanks to all the children and parents who joined and participated in a good deed!

Mother’s Day 2023

2023-05-25

All Lithuania celebrates “Mother’s Day” on the first Sunday of May. On this day, mothers are given special attention! Mothers are congratulated, they hear kind words of gratitude and receive flowers. The Scripture says: ” Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth” (Eph. 6:2-3). Scripture calls to always honor your parents, so that the days of your life on earth will last for long! The Bible Way Church treats this holiday with special respect, honoring the promises of the Lord. On May 7, all mothers of the church received flowers with warm wishes. The youth sang a psalm dedicated to mothers. Congratulations to all our dear present and expectant mothers! Treasure the gift of motherhood that the Lord has given you!

Mother’s Day 2023

2023-05-25

All Lithuania celebrates “Mother’s Day” on the first Sunday of May. On this day, mothers are given special attention! Mothers are congratulated, they hear kind words of gratitude and receive flowers. The Scripture says: ” Honour thy father and mother; (which is the first commandment with promise;) That it may be well with thee, and thou mayest live long on the earth” (Eph. 6:2-3). Scripture calls to always honor your parents, so that the days of your life on earth will last for long! The Bible Way Church treats this holiday with special respect, honoring the promises of the Lord. On May 7, all mothers of the church received flowers with warm wishes. The youth sang a psalm dedicated to mothers. Congratulations to all our dear present and expectant mothers! Treasure the gift of motherhood that the Lord has given you!

The Greatest Journey – 2023

2023-05-04

The Bible Way Church closed The Greatest Journey training course for children. The Greatest Journey is a course for children which came into life after staging the Christmas Play. This is an evangelistic project where children get acquainted with the Bible and Christian stories.

The course consists of 12 lessons. Every week the children of the Russian and Lithuanian groups had a lesson. Six of them completed the program. Six Sunday school teachers were involved in this project. The Greatest Journey is over, but our adventures with Jesus continue! After completing the course, children can participate in the evangelistic choir “Valio”, attend Sunday school and visit a children’s Christian camp for the first time. The event was accompanied by games, relay races, knowledge tests and songs. As a result, on April 30, 2023, the children received their Diplomas of Course Completion, New Testaments as gifts, and invitations to the children’s projects of the Bible Way Church. The holiday ended with a large and delicious cake and treats. We wish great achievements to the children who have embarked on the right path!

The Greatest Journey – 2023

2023-05-04

The Bible Way Church closed The Greatest Journey training course for children. The Greatest Journey is a course for children which came into life after staging the Christmas Play. This is an evangelistic project where children get acquainted with the Bible and Christian stories.

The course consists of 12 lessons. Every week the children of the Russian and Lithuanian groups had a lesson. Six of them completed the program. Six Sunday school teachers were involved in this project. The Greatest Journey is over, but our adventures with Jesus continue! After completing the course, children can participate in the evangelistic choir “Valio”, attend Sunday school and visit a children’s Christian camp for the first time. The event was accompanied by games, relay races, knowledge tests and songs. As a result, on April 30, 2023, the children received their Diplomas of Course Completion, New Testaments as gifts, and invitations to the children’s projects of the Bible Way Church. The holiday ended with a large and delicious cake and treats. We wish great achievements to the children who have embarked on the right path!

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