Nisse Family

Ukraine Family #42218 – $29 per month


The parents Iryna and Olexiy have been moving around Ukraine looking for the best place to live. At first it was the western part of the country, then Kyiv, and eventually they have moved to Brusyliv. This is Iryna’s second marriage. She divorced the first husband due to his heavy drinking. When problems began in the new family too, they started seeking help at church where they repented and received Christ.

Then father quit going to church. Now only mother and children are attending church, Christian Light of Gospel. The children attend Sunday school and are youth group members. There are four daughters and a little son in the family. They bought an old two-room house and now are paying a loan. The father now works for a sports club abroad as a trainer, and the mother is looking for a job after her maternity leave.

Healthwise there are no serious problems in the family. Three children attend school. Sofia is in the 10th grade. Her favorite school subject is biology. After school she attends a vocal class at a music school three times a week. Sofia wants to be a psychologist when she grows up. Ivanna is in the 4th grade. Her favorite school subjects are math, drawing and workshop. In her free time she likes to sing and to draw. Ivanna wants to become a surgeon in the future. Varvara is in the 2nd grade. Her favorite classes at school are math and drawing. Varvara likes to do hairdos, to sing, to draw, to cut figures out of colored cardboard and to glue them. Varvara wants to be a hairdresser. Davyd attends kindergarten. He likes to play with toy-cars and a construction set. He wants to become a mechanic.

Sponsorship of the family will be very important for them. Please pray for their father to repent, for the children to grow into polite people and good Christians, and for peace in Ukraine.