Tag: japan

Fruitful Team Visit

Group of people standing in front of Japanese landmark

In late June, a team from our home church vis­it­ed to put on a VBS along with a num­ber of oth­er out­reach­es. It was the first short-term team vis­it that we planned from start to fin­ish, so it was a tri­al run for us. We attempt­ed to put into prac­tice all we’ve learned to make it a fruit­ful trip. We put on…

Missions Documentary Coming February 26

Urban Japan

Missions doc­u­men­tary com­ing February 26! Follow the sto­ries of two fam­i­lies who serve as mis­sion­ar­ies with World Indigenous Missions. Despite the many sac­ri­fices and dan­gers involved, they coura­geous­ly believe that demon­strat­ing God’s love for the world is worth… Read More

Japanese Practice

Busy train station in Japan

Maybe while read­ing this book, I will change my way of think­ing,” said my con­tact with whom I’d been shar­ing the Gospel. We were read­ing through a book about God togeth­er for Japanese prac­tice. I could tell that she was real­ly drawn to the book, but I did not expect this kind of com­ment. Later that night, I met anoth­er con­tact who was teach­ing some stu­dents English. While the kids played…

This Miniature Japanese Home Hosts Church Growth

House packed full of people

By Janine Alvarado [JAPAN] One of our big deci­sions was which cell group to attend because that is where we will be focus­ing a lot of our ener­gy. After vis­it­ing a few, we prayed about it and decid­ed… Read More

Relief Comes to Japan

In March of 2011 a tsunami hit Japan. Thousands were killed; there was also wide­spread destruc­tion to homes, busi­ness­es and infra­struc­ture. WIM respond­ed by set­ting up a fund to chan­nel mon­ey into the affect­ed areas, part­ner­ing with our… Read More