Eastern Europe


About our Region

Here's what's Happening in our region:

Russia
We have seven established churches in these cities:

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

There are nine churches in the partnership.

Ukraine
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@vmteam.org

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


Countries Overseen:

Estonia
Latvia
Lithuania
Poland
Romania
Russia
Ukraine