Eastern Europe

About our Region

Here's what's Happening in our region:

We have seven established churches in these cities:

  • St Petersburg
  • Nizhni Novogorod
  • Perm
  • Ufa
  • Krasnoyarsk
  • Borodino
  • Ufa

There are nine churches in the partnership.

We have churches established in these cities:

  • Kremmenchug
  • Simferopol (Crimea)
  • Sevastopol (Crimea)
  • Odessa (church plant)

There are three churches and three AVCs (UK, USA, and Nordic) in the partnership

The Baltic States
We have churches in these cities:

  • 2 churches in Vilnius, Lithuania
  • Panevezys, Lithuania
  • Klaipeda, Lithuania
  • Talllinn, Estonia

An international partnership is forming for the Baltic States that will include several US churches along with partnerships in the UK, Benelux countries and the Nordic countries.

Central Europe
A partnership is currently forming to work in several former Warsaw Pact nations.  

There will be an exploratory trip in early 2016.

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Bob Harper

Regional Coordinator for Europe
Senior Pastor, Ventura Vineyard


Bob is the Senior Pastor of the Ventura Vineyard, a church he planted over 10 years ago. He also served as coordinator for the Russia Partnership. Previously he served on the staff of the Desert Vineyard in Lancaster, California and led the church planting team in Krasnoyarsk, Russia from 1992-1993. He earned an MA in theology from Fuller Seminary and currently coaches and mentors several church planters and other emerging leaders. He currently serves as the Regional Coordinator for Eastern Europe with Vineyard Missions USA

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