Seek and find

In the period from 10 to 12 January 2014 governing the composition of NGO ” Olive branch Ukraine” composed of the President of the organization V. Korenevych and his deputy Nikolay Dudko, visited the eastern part of Ukraine, namely Donetsk city and Alchevs’k. The purpose of this trip was to meet with representatives of NGO “Ukrainian Chaplaincy” discuss the structuring of joint cooperation in training of chaplains, as KTS students and volunteers at schools (Kyiv Theological Seminary and at the center for training of hospital chaplains , volunteers in Cherkasy) . The second goal is no less important is the search for qualified teachers on the faculty of the KTS – “Chaplaincy-pastoral leadership”, and search for potential students to study in the above-mentioned institutions. After the meeting, one of those present expressed a desire to visit the KTS, and become better acquainted with the curriculum of the faculty for possible future program of teaching the subject. Also present several expressed a desire to study in the KTS, including one reserve officer MIA.

Such small incremental steps, we are working to improve the health of society embodying the great commandment of Jesus Christ, “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit” (Matthew 28:19). IT IS COMMITMENT, NOT OFFER.

M. Dudko – Head of Training Centre of hospital chaplains (volunteers).