This might not seem like much, but we finished our pamphlet to send to all the churches in our Japanese denomination. So thankful for all the Shiga Staff and JPM Staff in Chiba who helped us pull it together.
With one church for every 26,000 people in Nagoya and about 0.3% of the total population being Christian, Japan is one of the largest unchurched, unreached people in the world. We have seen that the most effective way of spreading … Continued
This past weekend we spent the weekend at Grace Community Church and participated in the first ever Japan Partnership Conference. Over 70+ gathered to hear from missionaries telling of the work in Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka. We were so encouraged … Continued
This year our team decided it would be a good idea to have a team retreat. We found a Christian camp about an hour away and ended up having a great balance of spiritual renewal and time for relaxing/fellowship. Bruce … Continued
There are a group of churches in America who are specifically committed to helping the mission in Japan and thus created the “Japan Partnership.” A group from various churches through America came to tour the various ministries in Japan … Continued
Many on our team have been furloughing for over two years. This past Friday we gathered together with everyone back in the country. (Unfortunately one teammate couldn’t attend the dinner.) It is wonderful to see how since last March we … Continued
It is impossible to get a family picture. Every time we schedule a time it rains or something happens. Tonight we decided after English worship to go for it. Not a great background, but eh, who cares?! You’ll probably be … Continued
The Cain family recently moved to Japan…well it’s actually been around 6 months now! They are dedicated to youth ministry and help out the CBI team in Nagoya. This weekend we were able to celebrate Riva and Baby Cain at … Continued