Our pastors in Japan strive to shine the light of the gospel in this dark part of the world. They need our prayers and petitions. So much of the Japanese culture is designed to keep people from believing in Jesus. We need to pray that God would open the hearts and minds of the people so that our pastors engage with the gospel. Pray also that the pastors will not grow weary in their daily labors to proclaim the Good News of Jesus Christ.
Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.Galatians 6:9
We are thankful that we have two workers serving as tent makers in our church, Pastor Jae, the Associate Pastor, and Naoki, the internship worker. Both ministers have families. Naoki has been working off campus lately, but he is to be back at Shinonoi Church, this summer….[READ MORE]
serving in Watari-cho
I am thankful that our church members have been eager to invite a friend to church and that it has created a lively uplifting atmosphere in the church. Around the same time, another member of the congregation reported to me about her experience sharing her testimony with her seeker-friend. There has been voluntary evangelism by our congregation, and new worship attendees…[READ MORE]