Trabzon has been occupied by both Greeks and Russians in its past. Smuggling and prostitution have had a negative effect and some highly publicised murders were carried out by men from Trabzon. But a handful of believers continue to meet.
As we were out sharing one day, I sat down next to a woman who turned out to be a teacher. She was wearing many 'eyes' to protect herself from the evil eye. I was able to share with her that God is my protector and I don’t need these kinds of things to protect me. I was then able to give her a New Testament which she was very happy to receive.
The evening our outreach team arrived in Trabzon, I saw a woman sitting alone on the waterfront, so I went up to her and started talking. She said... more
Because of travelling around the Black Sea region and sometimes moving every day, we had not been able to wash our hair for several days. In... more