The War in Ukraine:
How You Can Help

Ukraine

Kyiv

Capital

44,033,874

Population

$8,300

GDP (Per Capita)

6

CREC Churches

What’s Happening in Ukraine?

By now, you are all aware that there is a full-fledged war in Ukraine, the homeland of six of our JEEP-affiliated churches. These churches are in cities located primarily in the central, and western regions of Ukraine, in the cities of Ivano-Frankivsk, Rivne, Pidhaichyky, Dunaivtsi, and Mykolaiv. These cities and areas are now under some level of threat or direct assault by the Russian army.​

The situation is dire and changing quickly: there are families fleeing the country to Hungary, Poland, and Germany; migrants from Kyiv and other cities are fleeing to smaller villages; some banks are limiting ATM withdrawals; energy and food shortages are arising, along with supply chain disruptions, currency devaluation, etc.

How are the Churches Doing?

At this very moment, the churches in Ukraine and in neighboring Poland and Hungary are:

  • sheltering refugees
  • assisting those who wish to cross the border
  • supplying food to the poorest families in their communities who are hardest hit by the economic problems
  • continuing to hold church services, even in bomb shelters
  • supporting their communities
  • sharing the love and peace of Christ in these hard times.

Latest News From Ukraine

Ukraine Update 2024

Ukraine Update 2024

JEEP has operated a War Relief budget since the full-scale Russian invasion began in 2022. These funds have accomplished a great deal in the relief of refugees, expanding the footprint of the CRE churches and ministries in Ukraine, by acquiring new buildings and property used to serve the Kingdom work of the CREC pastors.

JEEP 2024 Projected Needs

JEEP 2024 Projected Needs

Dear JEEP Supporters, There does not seem to be an immediate end in sight to the conflict in Ukraine. The war weariness is becoming obvious, especially for those pastors working near the front lines or with continuing ministries to front line troops. The work is...

How You Can Help

  • PRAY for safety, comfort, and courage for the churches and the pastors. Pray for peace in Ukraine, for justice, for wisdom, and for provision, and for success in defending their country. Pray individually and in prayer meetings.

  • SING. The Lord deserves our worship during this time. Glorify God for His power, grace, goodness, and justice. The Psalms as the weapons of our warfare are mighty in God (2 Cor. 10:4-5). Our resurrected Lord Jesus is established as King, He has all authority in earth and heaven, and He is working to bring the nations to Himself. Our proper response even in times of crisis and war is to sing Psalms and hymns of thanksgiving, praise, repentance, supplication, and imprecation.

  • CONNECT with our Ukrainian CREC pastors and their churches on social media or personally, so that you can stay updated with the latest news and prayer requests. If you know a Ukrainian personally, reach out to them and let them know you are praying for them

  •  DONATE. Give generously and, if possible, regularly. We don’t know how long this crisis will last, but even if the conflict ends soon, the impacts will most likely be ongoing, and needs will arise over time. Your donations will help our brothers and sisters survive and minister to others during these difficult times. 

CREC Churches in Ukraine

Reformed Church of Christ the Savior
Rivne, Ukraine

The Reformed Church of Ivano-Frankivsk
Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine
Mission Church of Rivne Biblical Church

Holy Trinity Reformed Church
Dunaivtsi, Ukraine
Alexander Pavlyuk

Reformed Church of St Andrew
Pidhaychyky, Ukraine
Volodymyr Yakubovsky

God’s Covenant Reformed Evangelical Church
Rivne, Ukraine
Serhii Terentiev

Due to the conflict in Ukraine, we ask that you prayerfully consider giving to help our Ukrainian brothers and sisters in Christ.

Covenant Bible Church in Alaska is presently handling all JEEP donations. Please add a note designating your gift “Ukraine Relief.”

More Ukrainian Ministries

There are also many ministries in Ukraine, including Svitlo Christian School, the “Tsehla” Christian Youth ministry, and Nazareth House. Find out more on our ministries page.

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