Meet our Pastoral Team
Pastor Amir Younas was born and grew up in Pakistan. During high school, he came to know the Lord Jesus through the ministry of his evangelist American friend who was serving in Pakistan at the time. Since then Amir’s passion grew to learn the Bible and teach other believers. Amir is married to Nadia & God has blessed them with three children: Lily, Faith & Izhaq Seth.
Prior moving to Canada to study at Prairie College, Amir worked in Dubai on a 3-year work-visa & in his free time ministered among the labor camps of U.A.E. Amir holds a diploma in Evangelism and Discipleship & a Bachelor of Arts/Pastoral degree from Prairie College, Three Hills, Alberta.
He also worked on a one-year pastoral internship contract at Willingdon Church in Burnaby, B.C. He has traveled back to Pakistan, Dubai, U.K & U.S.A over the last six years and enjoys the opportunity to partner with the local church leaders, teaching and making disciples.
Currently, Amir is the Associate Pastor of Discipleship and International Outreach. He desires to exalt the name of Jesus Christ through his role at Prairie Tabernacle Congregation church.
Sheldon grew up on an acreage near the small town of Erskine, Alberta, an hour northeast of Three Hills. He had a passion for basketball and a clear desire to know Christ in a real way. He met Destynn on a mission trip while in high school and after the trip, they kept in touch from a distance. The relationship matured after graduation and they married in 2009.
Sheldon holds a sports management diploma and a youth ministry bachelor of arts from Prairie College. He and Destynn have been married seven years and are the proud parents of Adalia, and Nezian, Kyleia, Zuriah. Destynn attended Peace River Bible Institute and earned a medical office assistant diploma at Capilano University in North Vancouver. In addition to working at the Three Hills hospital, Destynn loves helping Sheldon with his youth ministry.
Currently, he is the youth pastor of a youth group called Thrive Youth. He has coached basketball for both junior and senior high at Prairie Christian Academy for the past four years. Sheldon says, “I love basketball, love spending time with my family, and desire to see all the young people we connect with have deep relationships with Jesus Christ.”
Our Office Staff
Irene came to Three Hills from small town La Glace, Alberta in 1975 as a PBI student. Upon graduating with a BRE she joined PBI staff working as Paul Maxwell’s secretary. Five years later she married Keith Boody who was also on staff. They have four great children—Lisa, Ben, Rebekah, Daniel; and three grandkids—who are their pride and joy. Keith has been working as Business Manager for International Student Ministries Canada since 1993, and Irene has spent most of the last 23 years taking care of the family and homeschooling the children. Office work is something Irene loves, so becoming the Administrative Assistant at Prairie Tab in November 2009 was a great fit for her. Her hobbies include reading, spending time with her family, and warm sunny beaches.
Born into a believing home in northern Manitoba, Georgine met David in Toronto in 1971 and after a 1973 marriage, moved from Ontario to Saskatchewan, back to Manitoba, and since 1989, Alberta.
Ever the eager learner and one who enjoys numbers and challenges, Georgine began learning bookkeeping and accounting in Toronto and is still growing as she keeps the books for the Prairie Tab Congregation Church. For many years, Georgine served in various roles at Prairie Bible Institute’s accounting department, one being student finance officer.
The mother of four and a grandma of four, Georgine is a keen traveler and an avid reader.