January, 15.”What’s Christmas” seminar.

January of 15 Ministry of Lutheran hour have visited Evangelic and Lutheran Church of Saint Apostles Peter and Paul. The seminar on a subject has been held: “What’s Christmas” Was present 38 people. From them 17 wasn’t visited the church before. We have tried to inform in a playful way children on Christmas subject. After the seminar – have held interesting workshop for children (floristics – weaving of a wreath from immortelle, scrapbooking – cards, soap manufacture. Besides there were games and, of course, festive entertainments and tea. Children have derived the mass of pleasure and a positive.

 

Prechristmas trip to Pavlodar.

Almost in the Christmas Eve the team Ministry of Lutheran broadcasting in Kazakhstan, has made a trip to the north of Kazakhstan, to the city of Pavlodar, to our close friends – Evangelic Lutheran church and the pastor Nikolay Sharikh. In program there were two actions – a social seminar for adults “Happy marriage – the union of two hearts” and the program for children and teenagers “That is Christmas”.As always there have joyfully and saturated passed days of our seminars, and as always – wait for the fastest meeting with our friends from the city of Pavlodar in new year!

Children of many nations learn of Jesus at Autumn camp

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A four-day Autumn camp took place November 6-9 at Zhalpaksay village during the beginning of autumn school holidays. Изображение 048 The event involved 29 schoolchildren (age: 7~17; ethnic composition : 9 kazakhs, 4 uygurs, otherwise evenly Russian, German, Ukranian). The program includes games, competitions, crafts and talks about Jesus as their friend. Many of these children now attend the church; we also work with them to prepare a Christmas program (musical + Christ-centered declarations etc.) for 23 December.

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