Our Ministry Leaders

Pastor Mark Rekken

Email: pastor@princeofpeace.ca

Phone: 587-228-2597

Pastor Mark was born and raised in St. Albert, Alberta. During his studies at Concordia University Edmonton he sensed God’s call to ministry and entered Concordia Lutheran Seminary (Edmonton) after graduating from his undergraduate degree. Pastor Mark finished Seminary in May 2020, and began his call as pastor of Prince of Peace in August of 2020. With the merger of the Airdrie congregation, Mark has continued to serve the newly named Shepherd of Peace congregation. He also serves as Director of Pastoral Care for Lutheran Hospital Ministries- Southern Alberta Society.

At Mark's side are his wife Beka and son Matthew. Pastor Mark has a passion for communicating God’s Word to God’s people through preaching and teaching. He also enjoys visiting and getting to know people, their stories, and exploring how God has worked in their lives.

Favourite Bible Verse: Make me to know your ways, O Lord; teach me your paths. Lead me in your truth and teach me, for you are the God of my salvation; for you I wait all the day long. (Psalm 25:4-5 ESV)