Josiah Venture

A movement of God among the youth
of Central and Eastern Europe that finds
its home in the local church and
transforms society.

The world has changed, but the gospel is still the same. And God is moving in a unique way across Central and Eastern Europe as young men and women are being touched by the message of Jesus Christ. Some of this is being sparked by the dedication, sacrifice and service of a missionary team called Josiah Venture.

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It Can Change Their Life

November 2015 | Filed under: ArticlesQuotesSpotlightStories

Dear Friends,

It can change their life.

Last summer over 100 college student spent three months serving with JV, learning to reach the lost, make disciples, and share the gospel in a cross cultural setting. It is not easy to step out in faith and follow God’s call into missions. But the lessons they learn can last a lifetime. Catherine, a Wheaton College sophomore, shares with us these excerpts from her summer journal, written after gospel night at camp.

“Last night, I felt His presence and I saw tangible evidence of how drastically He can change people’s hearts. I could see a new hope, joy, and love in the youth that was never there before. The darkness and emptiness behind their eyes was lifted and instead tears poured out as they emptied themselves of their old selves.”

“Even the students who were stone cold the whole week had smiles plastered across their faces. Wow! Never before have I see God’s power to change people like I did last night. And I don’t want to …


Peter & Kim Starkey

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Peter & Kim Starkey Peter and Kim first visited Bulgaria in 2009, and after witnessing physical and spiritual poverty like they had never seen before, the Lord quickly ignited a passion in their heart to join His work in this beautiful country.

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