The East-West Church and Ministry Report serves as a clearinghouse for information relevant to the status of Christianity and Christian ministry in the former Soviet Union and Central and Eastern Europe.

It seeks to provide balanced and objective coverage of Orthodox, Protestant, and Catholic church life and ministry across post-Soviet Eurasia, including the countries of Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, and Uzbekistan.

The Report is indexed by

  • American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies (ABSEES)
  • OCLC Public Affairs Information Services (formerly PAIS)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI)
  • Zeller Dietrick (formerly Zeller Verlag)
  • Christian Periodicals Index

For a history and content analysis of the first decade of the Report's publication see Mark Elliott, "The East-West Church and Ministry Report," Religion in Eastern Europe 23 (June 2003): 1-11;