Fraser Valley Group - May 2019 | Hungry For Life

April 2019: ,

This team of 7 from the Fraser Valley traveled to Ukraine to continue with ministry activities, including: home, orphanage and rehab center visits; biblical training; handing out food and hygiene packs; and building on relationships that were formed on previous trips.

Team Testimonials:

"Seeing new ministries in different areas & how God is working through them to reach people was a highlight for me!"
"Am I doing enough with what I've been given?"
"I need to serving more passionately!"
"I've seen Christ raising up leaders who are 110% committed."
"There's absolute poverty in Ukraine financially, but a growing hunger for the Spirit."
"I was amazed this trip at how much people sacrifice (despite their own hard situations) to serve others."
"The villages affected by the war was something I hadn't seen before on previous trips."

Team Blog:

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

A Day Full of KIDS!

Today we had a chance to work with a group from the River church that runs a program for handicapped kids.  We met at the church at 9:30 to setup and welcome the children and their parents as they arrived.  The children were paired up with  one of our team or a volunteer from the church and it wa

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Friday, May 3rd, 2019

Angels rejoicing and lots of perogies!

Today was another full day! Sig taught an ever-growing group of eager learners this morning while the team did more visits.
Rob & Mary & I were able to do 3 visits, and the last one was quite remarkable!

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Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

More Visits and a lost sheep...

We all enjoyed another good night's sleep - something we don't take for granted around here and thank the Lord for! Breakfast is followed by "soul food" which consists of a  great devotion led by Rabbi Sig.

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Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Home Visits Day 1

Hello from Ukraine!

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Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

A day of home visits

The team says a quick hello to you all! They had an awesome day of home visits and have some great stories to tell. Unfortunately, the internet isn't working properly today, so they can't write a full post, but hope to filll you in more tomorrow.

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Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

We have arrived!

Hello All! We have arrived safely with all our luggage!! Thank you Lord!

We had a lovely surprise in Toronto as we were on the inaugural flight for Air Canada from Toronto to Vienna. There was live music and free food at the gate in Toronto, and fire trucks spraying down the plane and press waiting on the tarmac in Vienna. When we arrived in Dnipro, Tom was the only one who was asked any questions as we all made an assembly line to man-handle 16 suitcases and 7 carry-ons through security with no luggage carts! 

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