On Monday, June 26, 2023, Realis and the Semenivka City Council adopted a Memorandum of Cooperation, with Serhiy Dedenko signing the document on behalf of the city authorities. The memorandum elevates Realis’ work in the Semenivka unified territorial community to a new level and promotes intensive humanitarian cooperation between both partners. The collaboration encompasses various […]


Hanna Ilnytska from Irpen: “Now our house is even better than it was before the war” All five of her children grew up in this house in Irpen. Hanna Ilnytska was born here herself, and has lived here her entire life. She cared for her bedridden mother in this house. And from this house – […]


The course was offered despite an active, full-scale war Andriy Meleshko, Volodymyr Bahnenko  Professor Blomberg’s course was scheduled to start March 2022, but due to the onslaught of military attacks, the start date was pushed back. In the fall (from September until the beginning of December) Professor Blomberg gave eight lectures in which he helped […]


Support groups help Ukrainians all over the world maintain their mental health.  Volodymyr Bahnenko One day, scrolling through Facebook, Olha (name changed) stumbled across an ad for a support group. Her first thought was, “I could actually really use some support right now.” The woman registered online. Photo is for illustrative purposes only. Photo: open […]


Alla and Victor P’yankivski from Irpen: “No matter how hard it is, we will build a new house!” Maryna Tkachenko A huge hole gapes in the middle of the P’yankivski family’s yard. You don’t even immediately realize that a house used to stand here. But this was a year ago. It was wonderful, made out […]


The story of an artist who was able to overcome despair and begin painting again  Volodymyr Bahnenko  Mila moved to Irpen in 1996, young and happy, ready to build a new life. Back then it was already a beautiful green town that was slowly expanding. Irpen always had lots of parks and squares, and more […]


The Realis Christian Center announces a new enrollment of applicants for three training courses: Socio-political Ethics and Theology This program examines the spectrum of theological views on Christian participation in socio-political life, the theological foundations of building a just society, the mission of the Church in society, moral questions of war and peace, and perspectives […]


The Bible tells Christians to analyze the past. “Remember the long way that the Lord your God has led you these forty years…,” writes the author of Deuteronomy 8:2. Keeping this in mind, we gladly look back on 2021 as the year of God’s help and presence. This past year, REALIS continued to work on […]


Дві програми Християнського центру “Реаліс” – “Богослів’я та цифрова культура” і “Лідерство у служінні” – здобули статус кандидатів на акредитацію від Євро-Азіатської акредитаційної комісії (ЄААА). Це рішення ухвалили на загальному зборі ЄААА, яке відбулось 12-13 жовтня у Zoom-режимі (через картинні обмеження). “Кандидатський статус від ЄААА – це проміжний статус на шляху до повноцінної акредитації та […]


В умовах карантинних обмежень і закритих церков онлайн-простір виявився ледь не єдиним, де Церква могла говорити про Христа та Його спасіння. А найкраще, як це робити, тепер знають 11 випускників цієї програми, які отримали свої дипломи на початку грудня цього року. Четверо з них діляться тим, як програма “Цифрове богослів’я” змінила оптику їх бачення світу, християнства та його місії в секулярному українському суспільстві.