Population: 140,041,247

Located in Northern Eurasia, stretching transcontinentally from the borders of Northern and Eastern Europe to the North Pacific Ocean.

Map of Russia

Freedom of religion was written into the constitution after communism's collapse in 1991. But the hopes of spiritual renewal of the early 1990s have been dashed by the failures of both political and church leadership. 90% of Russians have no meaningful link with a church -- whether Orthodox or not.


A Journey to Russia and Back -- Part 2

A staff couple returns to Russia with Cru to see God at work in the hearts of the people in Ekaterinburg.

A Journey to Russia and Back

Darin and Susan McFarland knew early on that they wanted to serve the Lord in Russia. What their journey would be like, however, surprised them both.

College Graduate Spends One Year in Krasnodar to Start New Ministry

One woman remembers and quotes from letters home to describe her yearlong stay in Russia where she and a team of recent college graduates helped launch a new campus ministry.

Woman with HIV Transformed by God

A group of Russian teachers are moved by Katya's story of her life being transformed by God.

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