Marcin grew up in Ruda Sląsk near Katowice in a Christian family with four sisters. All his life he has been passionate about sports.
Mihael has been involved in evangelism and church planting in Maribor, Slovenia, since 1997. He teaches trombone to high school students at Maribor Music Conservatory and Alenka works as a community nurse.
The Bocsas share a passion for communicating the Gospel to Romanian youth. They serve in Cluj-Napoca, Romania where they desire to see lives transformed by Christ.
Katka is a Czech national who is moving to Latvia to disciple and equip young leaders as they become the next generation who reach their country.
After being touched by attending a Going Up event, the Lord led Tarmo to work full time with them.
Vahur is passionate about building up a community of believers that view themselves as “on mission” in the university town of Tartu.
Tsvetan and Maia are excited for the opportunity to expand the ministry of equipping young believers and to see a movement of God among the youth of their country through the local church.
Raised in an atheistic, totalitarian and repressive Communist regime, Gelu trusted Christ at the age of 14, due in part to the faithful witness of his parents who were believers.
Petr grew up in a non-Christian home in communist Czechoslovakia
Andrejs leads the local youth ministry in Grobina, where he and Agnese have seen their love for teenagers grow even beyond their local ministry into a desire for students in all of Latvia to know Christ.
Each country represented by Josiah Venture provides several projects targeted towards raising up the next generation of youth leaders.
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