Christmas Update - Torez, Ukraine

Dear Charles, Tim, Ken,
dear brothers and sisters in the Lord,
Happy New Year to you all! May our God bless you richly with all His blessings!
We had a special worship service on Christmas with brethren reading Christian verses and singing Christmas songs. At the end of worship service the children also read some Christmas verses. After that they received their Christmas gifts and we continued our fellowship.
Quick reports as usual:


1. Masha (4 kids)

groceries - 1500
medicines - 200
household chemicals - 250
Altogether - 1950

2. Ira (3 kids)


groceries - 1500
medicines - 150
household chemicals - 200
Altogether - 1850

3. Anzhela (2 kids)


groceries - 800
household chemicals - 150
Altogether - 950


4. Raya (2 grand daughters)

groceries - 800
household chemicals - 200
Altogether - 1000


IN ALL - 7250 hryvnas ($ 290)

Church Finances

Sunday School - 340
Bible studies - 350
premises cleaning - 100
juice, bread for communion - 200
visitations - 600
sick relief - 800
Collections - 1868
Expenses - 2390
Balance - 1341

Yours in Christ,
Valera

Matt Schmidt