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‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’ Matthew 25:40
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Kids Summer Camp

This summer we organized day camp for 125 children and a youth camp. Theme of the camp was Super hero. We taught kids stories about super people from the Bible, played games with them, sang songs, and had fun! 19-23 June 2018
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Youth Summer Camp

After kids summer camp we had couple days of rest because the team was exhausted and with renewed energy we started a youth summer camp. It was great! We played crazy games, discussed relevant topics, and enjoyed each other during free time. 26-29 June 2018

Team Retreat

After incredible 5 days of summer camp, our team decided to rest and spend time together. Therefore, we went on a 2 day retreat in to a beautiful location with a flooded quarry and forest around it. 20-22 July 2018

Bicycle trip

At the end of August we organized a bike trip for youth and teenagers. We had lots of fun together, rode 260 miles on bikes, prayed for the towns and cities that we passed, played different games, and swam in rivers and lakes! 17-23 August 2018

Day of Plesetske

This is a celebration of community of the town Plesetske. Every year local authority organizes official ceremony with songs, performances, and some amusement rides for children. We decided to organize our “Light” club booth to serve people and children of our community. 15 September 2018

Thanksgiving day

Thanksgiving day or feast of harvest is celebrated around the world. People give thanks to God for His provision and gather to enjoy food and company. Similarly, “Light” church celebrated end of the harvest season with church service, banquet, dancing, and games. 14 October 2018
Christmas program Christams in the “Light” club did not go without not being noticed. Children and teachers gathered on Saturday to celebrate the birth of Christ. They played games and danced together. Finally, each child got a present with sweets and fruits. 05 January 2019
“Light” club news This year every club has a theme with specific Bible verse. Kids learn about forgiveness, honesty, friendliness, etc. As a new addition to our club we give out “club passports” to kids that contain their photo information about them and their achievements in the club. 10 March 2019
International women’s day For the closest church service to March 8th men prepared a special program for women. All church service was led by men and women were able to sit back and rest. Finally, each of them got flowers and special wishes! 10 March 2019
Kids and youth club For three weeks Vitaliy and Marina are gone to meet people that support club. Meanwhile, this past week 20 children came to enjoy fun and knowledgeable time in the club. In addition, evening was marked with youth group and tasty ice-cream. 16 March 2019
Saturday club and Boom youth group While weather in Ukraine is getting warmer every week some of club activities move outside. Youth group recently had a monthly meeting with fun games, tasty food, worship time, and insightful message. 16 March 2019
Cleaning day Last Saturday “Light” church and club gathered for a cleaning day in the village of Plesetske. We divided in to 5 teams to gather as much trash as we can. At the end of the day we finished with more than 60 bags of different type of trash! 23 March 2019
Easter celebration This Sunday “Light” church with friends and all Ukraine celebrated Easter!!! We gathered to worship Jesus and spend this time remembering what He has done for us. After church God blessed us with amazing weather so everyone who wanted went to a picnic in the forest. 2 May 2019
Benches for the summer camp On Saturday we had an unusual youth group. We gathered with boys to build benches, which we can use in our summer camp. The time goes fast so we decided to start the process of preparation. After completing our job we had snacks and tea together. 3 May 2019
“Light” club and wooden guns This Saturday children in the club learned to dream like Joshua and Caleb did, made bracelets with compass and did many other activities! After that youth with leaders each created a dummy gun for pirates skit in the upcoming summer camp. 8 May 2019
Summer camp conference Last week five members of our "Light" team went for a three day conference for summer camp leaders. Each of them studied particular section of summer camp. Each day they had 6 hours of classes, chapel, and free time. 24 May 2019
Saturday light club On Saturday kids gathered in the “Light” club for another fun and knowledgeable meeting! Theme of the day was “Supporting dreams of others”. Children learned story of David and his support in construction of the temple. 25 May 2019
Trip to a musical Last week children from “Light” club that come on Wednesday went to see a musical performance in Kyiv. They had a lot of fun! Apart from musical they rode subway and walked around the downtown. 05 June 2019
Graduation in “Light” club School year is over and as the summer is approaching we also celebrated end of the year in the club. We watched video and photo report, gave out presents, and children who were the most faithful through the year receive certificates! 11 June 2019
Cleaning club building One week till the summer camp! We are preparing and cleaning the building for it to be ready to host 120 children. We have cleaned kitchen, rooms, a yard, and prepared special crafts for kids. 18 June 2019
Summer camp 2019 Summer camp is over but memories of it will live forever! We had 115 kids almost every day of 5 day camp. Even though we had some struggles God did an amazing work in the hearts of children and team members. Kids loved it and their parents too! 02 July 2019
Club after the camp After intensive summer camp we had a relaxing Saturday club next week. Many kids are gone for vacations during this time but we gathered with those who were still in the village, played games, watched photos, and sang songs together. 09 July 2019
3 day bike trip Our first bike trip this year! It was a 3 day trip to a lake with 15 children and 7 adults. We played games, swam in inflatable boat, sang worship songs, cooked food on fire, and learned how to live with each other. It was a good time for kids to grow and enjoy living in nature! 13 July 2019
Team retreat It is important to learn how to work and rest with each other. Team retreat is something we wait for through the year because every time it is special. Our retreat this year had many warm moments of bonding, some funny situations, and a great atmosphere! 27 August 2019
8 day bicycle trip It was a hard, long, but interesting bicycle trip with youth and teenagers. Every bike trip is special, it forces your character to grow and pushes you out of the comfort zone. Here are impressions of one of the team members and best photos from the tip! 29 August 2019
Fourth birthday of the “Light” club Last Sunday was the fourth year since establishments of the “Light” club! Every year is unique and when we look back we can see how much God has done in this short period of time. It all started from seven children and today we have more than fourty of them celebrating with us. God is great!! 10 September 2019
Olympic Games Exhibition Recently an exhibition of Olympic games was held in Kyiv. All together thirty kinds of sports were presented there. Children had a chance to try each of them and get stickers. Afterwards they trated their stickers for pens and notebooks. 20 September 2019
Day of The Village Every September people in Plesetske celebrate day of our village and we usually are involved with organizing activities for kids and adults. This time we were there with crafts, snacks, drinks, games, and face paint. 01 October 2019
Trip to Lviv Most of women from our team had a three day retreat to the cultural capital of Ukraine - Lviv. They visited friends, beautiful old town, traveled through dungeons, and had coffee in cozy atmosphere. They even visited and old cemetery! 09 October 2019
Dedication service Last week we had a dedication service for the new building. All willing were invited to join us in this celebration and thank God for His blessings. After official part and prayer everybody had a chance to enjoy food and take photos with a beauriful photo zone. 15 October 2019
Thanksgiving day Last Sunday “Light” church had a thanksgiving celebration. It happened that next day was men’s day so we combined both celebrations. We had a thanksgiving service for adults and children in kids club. After church people stayed to eat and hang out together, which lasted until 10.30 pm! 16 October 2019
Visiting missionary Recently we had a missionary from Papua New Guinea visit us and share about their life there and ministry that they do. It was a great illustration of true faith, which was the topic of past month in the children’s club. 06 November 2019
Paintball Last week schools in Ukraine went on a spring break. We decided to use this time and went with the youth to play paintball. For half of us it was a totally new experience. Although, it was unusual in the beginning and we suffered some bruises from the shots everybody was extremely happy and satisfied! 06 November 2019
Sunday service Last week we had a good time with adults and children! Children and teachers had fun playing outdoor games. Later they talked about sin and God’s opinion about it. The end of the day was marked with communion for adults and crapes with cottage cheese for children. 13 November 2019
Excursion Excursions are always interesting! This time we visited Ukrainian village. It is an ethnic complex that was built in the place of a previous garbage dump. We visited old houses that were transported from different regions of Ukraine and observed their lifestyle and belongings. 05 December 2019
Weekly activities (Wednesday, Thursday) This summer God gave the “Light” church its new home! It truly became our second home and now almost every day different activities are going in the building. We want to share with you about what we do during the week and we will start from Wednesday and Thursday. 11 December 2019
LATEST NEWS

Kids Summer Camp

This summer we organized day camp for 125 children and a youth camp. Theme of the camp was Super hero. We taught kids stories about super people from the Bible, played games with them, sang songs, and had fun! 19-23 June 2018
‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’ Matthew 25:40
The Least of These
Contact Us: The Least of These 890 SE Bay Blvd., Unit 210 Newport, OR 97365 Email: richtlot@gmail.com Phone: (541) 961 3350
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This website is protected by copyright, it's content in whole or in part may not be reproduced or used without the express written permission of The Least of These ©2003 - 2018 Copyright - The Least of These All Rights Reserved.