My Initial Visit to Thessaloniki
Operation M  2008-04-09

Greetings in the name of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. I am in one of the most famous Bible cities – Thessaloniki, Greece. This incredible place has centuries of rich Christian history and every part of it has a story to tell. The Apostle Paul also has walked on these streets and has preached the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Today this is the second largest city of Greece - famous with it's culture, museums, universities and industry. Everywhere the metropolitan city is crowded with people walking or just sitting in the numerous coffee shops. There are people from the Balkan countries and from all over the world who have moved to live in Thessaloniki. Sadly, most of these people are ether nominal Christians, Muslims or atheists. There are just a few evangelical/ Pentecostal churches, and not even one local Church of God. This is why our mission is to plant a church and lift up the name of Jesus high in the society and bring many to Him. It will not be an easy task, but it is "not by might and not by power, but by my Spirit says the Lord".

The video is in the Bulgarian language, but it gives a nice view of Thessaloniki.

I am still in a process of finding an apartment to rent. It is not an easy task considering the prices and the location. Please, pray with me for an easy transition and settling into Greece. What is even more important – please, pray for all the people in Thessaloniki who need salvation. They need the Lord and only through Him they can find eternal life.

Thank you for being with me in the Spirit!

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Author :   Stefko Zlatarov

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