God is good! (As if that were new news)
Over the last two months God has been reminding us over and over again that all of our victories come from him. He has been teaching us that this time of raising up ministry partners is just as much ministry as what we will be doing in Japan. He has reminded us that not everyone is called to join with our ministry, but all are called to join some type of mission in some way (giving = going = sending (yes, the equal signs are on purpose)) In the midst of this time […]
“I can do this. I can totally do this.”
Famous last words. I wonder how many people in history have said these infamous words, possibly without my ’90s punk verbage. I can see Napoleon at Waterloo pulling it off well. “Guys, I’m totally not as short as you think I am. Also, I got this!” (Napoleon was 5’6″, in case you were wondering) For Napoleon, that statement didn’t get him very far that day. Or General George Custer: that turned out poorly too. When your battle has the words “Last Stand” in the title you […]
God is good! He has shown himself good in so many ways, but today we celebrate for a particular reason. We have reached 20%! That means we are a fifth of the way there, and we are so excited that you have chosen to follow God’s leading and become a part of it all.
We know that some of you are choosing to sacrifice and give beyond what may be comfortable. You are our superheroes. We pray that God would bless you for your obedience in whatever way he chooses.
Some of you have begun giving monthly now. Thank […]
Phew! Our time of raising up ministry partners is in full swing and we couldn’t be any happier with what God has done already. We’ve had opportunities to meet with great people and I believe God has used us to raise awareness for the depth of need in Japan, and for the opportunities he is presenting to his people to meet those needs. This Sunday we had the chance to be “introduced” to our home church in partnership with them as full-time missionaries to the people of Japan. It was great to hear the affirmation of our […]