This week’s FIRST PERSON guest is Peter Duraisami, Executive Director of the Scott Misson in Toronto, ON, a Christian, non-denominational, faith-based street mission in downtown Toronto, serving the poor and needy of this great Canadian city. The Scott Mission is a Christian ministry of mercy and love. They aim to meet the needs of people with love and compassion and seek to bring spiritual, physical, and emotional wholeness to their lives.
Peter grew up in India and graduated from the University of Chennai with a major in Mathematics. He went on to become a Chartered Accountant and held managerial and executive roles for several years. Since coming to Canada in 1990, Peter has also attended seminary at Tyndale University College in Toronto. An ordained Minister, Peter is a gifted preacher and has ministered in several countries. Peter and his wife Sheela have two sons, Yohan and Joshua.
NEXT WEEK: Pastor Paul Sheppard