Nagoya Summer

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Nothing says summer like sumos and cicadas. Next to A’s nursery school one stable is practicing for the Nagoya tournament. Every summer sumos battle it out for 15 days in Nagoya. On my way home from taking A, I often … Continued

BBQ

Our church was supposed to head out of town together for fellowship since it is a National Holiday. Unfortunately not many folks could participate so we changed plans and hosted a BBQ at the Nagoya Ministry Center. The day ended … Continued

Sport’s Day

This is a picture of the Kid’s Sport’s Day at their Japanese Pre-School.  It turned out a fellow missionary’s parents were also in town helping out.  The crazy part is our parents go back many many years and worked in … Continued

Suicide Watch

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Today across the country Japanese children headed back to school to start second semester after a six week summer vacation. On September 1st, when school starts up, and for the following week there is an abrupt spike in child suicides. … Continued

Sport’s Day

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This past weekend was the Elementary School Sport’s Day. Although it was really hot we had a fun day and were grateful some of T’s old teachers came to cheer him on.