Born in Moscow, Ammosov is a Jewish believer in Jesus and has a PhD in optics and atomic physics. He received Jesus as his Savior in Quebec, Canada, in 1994 and joined our staff in 1998. Maxim’s wife, Olga, came to faith at the same time he did. Maxim directs Jews for Jesus in Moscow. The Ammosovs have two daughters, Katya and Liza, as well as a son-in-law and two grandchildren. The oldest daughter, Katya, also works at the Moscow branch as administrator.