AGWM missionaries and national partner churches are strategically and relationally positioned to bring relief to those impacted by the current situation in Ukraine. Your gift will support the ministry of AGWM workers who are already positioned or preparing to work with Ukrainian refugees in eight countries. It will also assist the national church in Ukraine to minister to internally displaced peoples.
AGWM is receiving reports from our national church partners in Eastern Europe. They are presented here for your use. They have been vetted by AGWM’s on-the-ground partners and workers. AGWM is partnering with churches to provide aid to people in Ukraine, Poland and Romania. Churches and bible schools in Ukraine are providing direct assistance to people in need, feeding hundreds of people every day. They are turning basements and free rooms into refugee centers.
During a televised address on Thursday, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that his forces would be taking “bold and immediate action” against Ukraine. Airstrikes have targeted multiple cities in the country. Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky claims that at least 137 Ukrainians have been killed so far in the conflict, with hundreds more injured.