Ivannikov family. From left to right: Elisey, Sergey, Tatiana, Elena. They have moved from Pyatigorsk.
They wanted to be closer to the Monastery. They felt unsafe in Pyatigorsk as it's more in Caucasus and not enough Orthodox. You can't be saved there.
Sergey is a woodworker. He once made a mahogany chair for patriarch Kirill (Patriarch Kirill of Moscow a Russian Orthodox bishop who has been head of the Russian Orthodox Church since 1 February 2009.).
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