#146 Spring 2015 Paetkau News & Notes

– Last call for passengers to Kiev.. – Last call for passengers to Vancouver.. – Last call for passengers to Thunderbay. – Where is the next gas station on this road?     – How many fence posts can you put per mile? – Will he survive the trip?    – Sorry everyone, we are going to have […]

2015 02 Canadian Work & Ministry team – Sumy, Ukraine

February ministry trip to Ukraine 201502 SEND Canada wk team interview from John Paetkau on Vimeo. “What is the temperature this morning?” This was one of the first questions asked each day by one of the team members. Not that the answer changed the circumstances too much – we all knew that we would have […]


Community Church morning service

Sharing in the adult Sunday School class and speaking in the morning service

Date: May 24, 2015
Time: 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Event: Burdett Community Church am service
Venue: Burdett Community Church
Location: Burdett, AB
Public: Public

Thunder Bay

Taking part in the Westfort Baptist Church missions conference

Friday pm – kids program

Saturday am – Men’s breakfast

Saturday afternoon – Women’s luncheon

Saturday evening – Ethnic supper and panel discussion/Q & A

Sunday a.m. – morning service

Date: March 20, 2015—March 22, 2015
Event: Westfort Baptist Church missions conference
Venue: Westfort Baptist Church
Location: 1219 Ford St
Thunder Bay, ON
Public: Public


Speaking/sharing presentation in the Argyle Road Baptist Church morning service

– (presentation on situation in Ukraine & ministries that are taking place)

Q & A coffee time after the service

Date: March 15, 2015
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Event: Regina - Argyle Rd Baptist Church a.m. service
Venue: Argyle Road Baptist Church
Location: 3510 Argyle Rd
Regina, SK
Public: Public

2015 01 Missions Moments

In Eastern Europe many countries celebrate many “prazniks” (holidays) according to the Orthodox calendar.  One of these is Christmas is on Jan 7.  Below are a few stories from Ukraine, both from our SEND missionaries there and a post from a member of Sumy Grace Church.   On the evening of Jan 4, 2015, Judy […]

2015 01 Sumy Grace Winter Camp

Winter Camp “In the Twilight of Empires” January 10th, 2015  by Tatiana Prihodko (member of Sumy Grace Church, Sumy, Ukraine) During the New Years winter vacation period for a number of years “Sumy Grace Church” has held a teen winter camp at Grace Camp. The beginning of 2015 was no exception, as from January 5 […]

#145 News & Notes

“Don’t take the escalator. See the line – you will never make it to your flight. Go around the corner and down the hall, there is an elevator, take it up and get through security, and then get to your gate.” Welcome to London Heathrow and a delayed arrival because of fog and therefore a […]