Poland

Poland · 15. October 2013
Setbacks are Not the Final Verdict ------------------------------------------------------ Szczecin Baptist congregation is working on its future Commentary M o s c o w – The Baptist congregation in the Polish border city of Szczecin (Stettin in German) has been through hard times. Even its building in Ulica Stoislawa 4 shows signs of duress. A programme to refurbish the building did not advance beyond the destructive phase: the chairs, flooring and a portion of the wall plaster were removed....
Poland · 11. October 1991
Polish Lutherans after the Elections of October 1991 The vast open spaces surrounding Warsaw's "Palace of Culture and Science" were originally intended for mass parades and demonstrations. They have now been transformed into a shantytown. Folks do eat and nap in these shantys, but fortunately, they're not intended to be living quarters. They instead huckster Western music cassettes, vacuum cleaners and pantyhose. The massive spire towering over the palace once built as Stalin's gift to the...