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Posts by Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Where is God calling us?

18 December 2013
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Where is God calling us? It’s probably not to the most beautiful place on earth.

Fun times at our Regional Retreat

5 June 2012
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Keep us in prayer that we will take these gems with us and continue to find inspiration for the life and mission to which we are called and committed.

Cristos a inviat! Christ is risen!

26 April 2011
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Christ is Risen! Come and receive the light!

here and there

29 July 2010
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Summer has seen our staff go in different directions for a time. Adriana and Magda have been in Moldova while John, Annie, and Rachel have staggered travel to the States from late June to mid-August. Adriana and Magda will be on vacation during the latter half of August which means two whole months of missing […]

summer begins

13 June 2010
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

We invite you to join us at camp this Monday thru Friday, June 14-18. We really need lots of prayers this week. School was out on June 1st in Moldova, and with the end of school came the hot sun and the start of summer camps! The orphanage/boarding school where we volunteer has a property […]

our new place

29 May 2010
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Thanks for the prayers, friends. We found a new place pretty quick, because our 30 days was shortened to 15 days to be out.  Our new apartment/office space is within walking distance to the boarding school where we volunteer.  In our first two weeks in the new place we’ve already hosted two sets of guests […]


7 May 2010
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

Every day our five staff gather at what we have affectionately named “Our House”, for prayer, language lessons, a shared meal and prep for activities with children in a local orphanage where we spend the afternoon. On April 28, “Our House” was sold by the owner, and now we have thirty days to find a […]

This is Moldova

15 February 2010
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

What language do they speak?

WMF Romania visits Moldova

29 March 2009
Rachel (Simons) Dyachenko

In 2010, WMF Romania will be establishing a WMF community in Moldova. The Romania community has made several exploratory trips already and are visiting there now, in fact, looking into potential future partnerships with Moldavian organizations and churches. Here is a message from Rachel Simons of WMF Romania. March 22: We catch a train to […]