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2015 and Beyond!

(Pictures below) Now the Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you, … Continue reading

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Time to Catch Up

It was great to see many of you this summer—if the visit was too short. It’s hard to believe that it’s October already. I had better get a report out or it will be 2015! In all seriousness, please forgive … Continue reading

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Interviews. Local leaders. Holistic ministry partnerships. And curry with The Hip.

Michiko was out this morning to interview a beauty salon run by a mother and son. Great interview! While Michiko was out, Shiori and I ran by our friend, T-san’s appliance shop to pick up some leftover items we lent them … Continue reading

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Tuesday

Met with Andy and Lorna Gilbert of Kizuna Friends to plan a day retreat for the Saturday morning neighborhood fellowship group. Enjoyed a visit from Kashiwa-san. He is a Christian businessman from Osaka who has made over 35 trips to … Continue reading

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What’s going on here?

Oikodomeo: Building up [a house] in Watanoha We continue to enjoy worshiping in our home on Sunday mornings. In January of this year, we began meeting in our home to serve our neighborhood. We are small, and are learning much … Continue reading

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All about listening

We have a friend who was once a brilliant student of wireless communications engineering. I asked him if he wasn’t studying the physics of radio waves what else he might like to do. He said, “open a coffee shop.” I … Continue reading

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Christmas party at our home

We had a little Christmas party with our neighbors last night. It was a warm cozy time! Thank you for coming, aunty Yuko! Kids had a good time with you! And we are so glad to see Ken whose brother … Continue reading

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