Fraser Valley Group - October 2016 | Hungry For Life

September 2016: ,

The Fraser Valley Group travelled to Nikopol, Ukraine to work alongside Pastors John and Nadya Bokoch, helping with their ongoing work through the Nikopol Baptist Church. The team held banquets for the poor and marginalized of the community, as well as hosted a Bible training seminar. In addition to this, the team distributed 1000+ hygiene kits.

Team Blog:

Sunday, October 9th, 2016

Another Good-bye

How can it be that we just had our final dinner to say good-bye and thank you to our Ukrainian partners??

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Saturday, October 8th, 2016

How would you define 'youth'?

Today we had our youth event. At home that would mean kids aged 13-18. Now we know that we always tend to get a few extra guests at most functions... but it was certainly interesting to see who turned out for our event! 

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Friday, October 7th, 2016

Visits, a banquet and a birthday!

We haven't mentioned yet- the meals here are AMAZING! Each one is better than the last! Tonight was chicken noodle soup, and then crepes- some with sweet cottage cheese and some with meat and cheese with a mushroom sauce. While it may sound a little strange, it was awesome! We are spoiled!!! 

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Thursday, October 6th, 2016

An evening of heartache

Today was one of the most emotional  of days  so far..  we invited husbands, mothers, wives and children to a gathering at the church .  They have all lost someone in this terrible war in eastern Ukraine...some as recent as 2 months ago.  They wept and our hearts broke with them.

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Wednesday, October 5th, 2016

Who said Sex in church?!??

What a night!! 

We started the day with awesome house visits, and ended with the banquet for married couples. We had pizza first, with a side of 2 types of sandwiches, cucumbers, fruit platters and dessert. Add to that coffee tea and juice, and it was a regular feast!

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Tuesday, October 4th, 2016

A glimpse of God's heart

What a day!!

It started out with Tanya Bernik arriving at the guest house- she plans to escort Janelle to her friend Inna's house tomorrow. But right behind her in walked Andrew!! What an awesome surprise- especially for Leah who loves her big brother so much! 

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Monday, October 3rd, 2016

Another Busy Day

Day 4- such a good day! Sig started his morning teaching series at the local church.  Over 60 people were in attendance to learn about the tabernacle of the Old Testiment and how it points to Jesus. 

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