Interview with Elisey Pronin pastor and faculty member in charge of church planting at the Ukrainian Baptist Theological Seminary (UBTS) in Lviv, Ukraine, also author of many books especially “Chronicles of Undeclared War” and his accounting of the recent and current conflicts in Eastern Ukraine (the Crimean war). Questions are posed concerning the trials and tribulations faced by Christians in the region. The destruction of churches, brutality, murders of those opposed to the political changes. The story as told by Elisey and how God eventually led him to the UBTS where he is now in charge of church planting and helping to rebuild now new congregations of Christians in Western and Eastern Ukraine. This interview is in two parts be sure to also listen to part two.