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SGA’s “Encountering Hope” podcast features inspiring testimonies of believers who are overcoming very difficult circumstances in Russia, Ukraine, and the former Soviet countries of Eastern Europe and Central Asia.

Each podcast episode includes a Bible-based life application to help you grow in your faith and enhance your daily walk with the Lord.

Start listening now on the podcast source you prefer – four are listed below for your convenience. It’s free!

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. . . and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
(Romans 5:5)

Episode 104

Siberia: Frozen Fields, Faithful Hearts

Western Siberia’s harsh climate of 90+ degree summers and winters of double-digits below zero does not deter faithful SGA-supported missionary pastors. They’re intent on reaching the unreached with the Gospel!...
Episode 124
Enduring with Joy: Zinaida’s Story

In Christ, we can let go of past hurts. That’s what Pastor Eugene does in Ukraine, where his faith has been tested. And he’s seen that those who count their lives as loss for the sake of Christ are shining most brightly.

Episode 123
Bully to Blessing: A Redemption Story

In a predominately Muslim nation, a faithful servant has given his life to taking the Gospel to the broken and forgotten. Once he was lost to this world and bullied others. But now he’s a powerful ambassador of Christ.

Episode 122
Pity in Action: Strangers in the Dark

Often in the war in Ukraine, strangers in need show up at all hours, asking for food and shelter. Pastor Vyacheslav has seen a steady stream come to his church. Recently, he received a call in the middle of the night.

Episode 121
Atheism to Poetry: God’s Grace Unveiled

It took almost 17 years before an unnamed man in Pastor Alexander’s church repented. The brother had been homeless and an alcoholic. Yet, God in His timing, called the man to be a writer of poetry and a preacher of His Word.

Episode 120
Silencing Ignorance: Doing Good

Pastor Viktor and his church in Siberia give time and resources to minister to those with nothing. Single mothers and widows are those most often in need. Viktor shared of one widow who was overwhelmed by their visit.

Episode 119
Frontline Faith: Love Beyond War

Mykhailo is a deacon at a church in Ukraine. His congregation has seen much destruction in the war. But with aid shipped by SGA from Poland, these believers provide for those in need and help hopeless people find hope.

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