Tag Archives: Ukraine

Our Brethren Are Suffering

Neal Pollard The United Nations’ very conservative estimate is that well over 2,000 people have died in the Donetsk region of Eastern Ukraine in fighting between that nation’s government have clashed with separatists.  So many of the towns and cities … Continue reading

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Giving Up Ground To the Enemy

Neal Pollard On at least three fronts, there are major battles occurring—ISIS and the existing governments in a handful of Middle Eastern countries, Israel and the Palestinians, and Ukraine and Russian-led rebels. In each of these conflicts, both sides are … Continue reading

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Gay Marriage, Miley Cyrus, Clive Bundy, School Shootings

  Neal Pollard The internet is such a great search tool.  Many, including Christians, use it on a daily basis to be informed, inspired, and intrigued. Yet, it seems to me in the years I have been blogging, and especially … Continue reading

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Unity In Ukraine

Neal Pollard My first mission trip was to eastern Ukraine.  Ironically, years before coming to preach at the Bear Valley congregation, I was in attendance with many other American brethren at the first graduation of a Bear Valley Bible Institute … Continue reading

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This World Is Not My Home: Some Reminders

Neal Pollard “My team” got crushed last night in embarrassing fashion. Today, life continues. A talented actor succumbed to his cruel coping mechanism and craving and is found dead in his apartment. Heroin is not the answer. Unrest and fighting … Continue reading

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Blessed Assurance

Neal Pollard In the spring of 2002, I went with Keith Kasarjian, who is currently the assistant extension director of our Bear Valley Extension Program, to Kramatorsk and Slavyanagorsk, Ukraine.  One of the first things I recall doing the day … Continue reading

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