About our Region
Here's what's Happening in our region:
We have seven established churches in these cities:
- St Petersburg
- Nizhni Novogorod
There are nine churches in the partnership.
We have churches established in these cities:
- 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.
A partnership is currently forming to work in several former Warsaw Pact nations.
There will be an exploratory trip in early 2016.
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