All Articles for Croatia

Croatia—Marriage Week Outreach

Organizing 50 events in 20 cities over the course of one week is no easy task—it takes a lot of prayer, preparation, and a team of excellent volunteers. These elements all came together in February during Croatian Marriage Week. The FamilyLife team, in cooperation with their network of over 70 volunteers around the country, held […]
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Croatia—Small group testimonies

  Davor and Sanda Kukec, FamilyLife leaders in Croatia, prayed that God would raise up ten more HomeBuilders® groups throughout Croatia in addition to the ten that were already ongoing. But God didn’t just add ten more groups—He raised up leaders and group members to create 20 more groups throughout Croatia, Bosnia, and Serbia! Feedback […]
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Croatia–marriage café

I know, I know, we are always doing something strange. But the truth is that it is not as strange as it is new and just plain different, but the best part is… people like it! We invited people to join us for a night of romantic music, practical marriage tips, and romantic atmosphere. People […]
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Croatia–God in a “box”

Marija and Ivan introduced themselves to us at our marriage conference last year—our mutual friends, Petra and Hrvoje, had told us to be on the lookout for this newly-married couple who had been involved in the Campus Crusade student movement in Rijeka. As we talked with Marija and Ivan, we were really impressed by his […]
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Croatia–extreme forgiveness

From 1992-1995 there was an inter-ethnic civil war between the Bosniaks, Serbs, and Croats. Formerly the Serbs and Croats lived together peacefully in this country. Then neighbor turned against neighbor as the war began.  Serbians occupied the towns and were in control. Martina had to run for her life during the war, leaving her house […]
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Croatia–dancing as a ministry

  Davor and Sandra Kukec in Croatia are trying to be creative in a country where people like to dance. They decided to ask one of the couples in their discipleship group to lead dancing lessons. First, couples come for a marriage Bible study, and then they have dance lessons. Davor said, “It is a […]
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