Entries by David Peterka

Fast from here, Feast on Him

The WtS Malawi summer 2012 team is inviting you to pray with us over our trip. A few of us are entering into a fast for this week leading up to the trip. We would be honored if you would decide to join us in fasting a meal, a day, or a week. Please let […]

Trivia Night deets

Our trivia night is on for May 5th! The Silent Auction begins at 6:30 and Trivia begins at 7 pm. It will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (the same location as the dessert banquet). 327 Woods Mill Rd. Manchester, Mo 63011. The tickets are $15 before and $20 at the door.

Hello From Malawi

As you may have guessed, there is so much that is happening. I will just have to go down the list. First of all, the president was killed from a heart attack on Thursday. There has been fear that this could stir up a lot of issues with the cabinet of the president fighting the […]


It is a little overdue for a WtS update. Here are a few things that we wanted to let you know! First, we’d like to thank everyone that was able to make a contribution in 2011. We sent out all the giving statements at the end of January. We trust that they were faultless when […]

Seeking Desperation

O my goodness, It is a new year! How wonderful are fresh beginnings! It has been a little while since the last update. There is a reason for that. I graduated from college the Thursday before Christmas and decided that I would fully rest until after the New Year. I’m so glad that I did; […]

And so it began

Side note: This magazine interviewed me and it complements the update well, please read. http://bit.ly/otbIA2 People often ask me, “How did you chose Malawi?” I’m always tempted and if it weren’t so cheesy I would respond with, “no, no, no, Malawi… it chose me.” This is a part of the story behind how When the […]

I had a Dream

It’s not quite as epic as the one that Martin Luther King Jr. had, but it was still pretty powerful to me. :] Here it goes. I was in this foreign land and had just crossed a boarder to enter in. The land was very baron and no one was around because it was very […]