Since 1951, the Japan Fellowship Deaconry Mission (JFDM) has been blessed by our Lord to...
Issue: Autumn 2016
What looked like reluctance to study the Bible turned out to be exactly the opposite
Be encouraged by the stories of two Japanese women who were transformed by God
Rethinking my approach to evangelism
How I found renewal in multiple areas of my life
Finding the resilience to sustain us for ministry over the long term can be a painful experience
Prayer played a vital role as God led me to minister to tsunami-ravaged communities in Iwate
The author’s experience of serving on a pastoral search committee
God’s gracious intervention in response to prayer is the cornerstone for transformation in Japan
A surprising story of God’s provision
I was tremendously encouraged in 2014 when I saw a first-hand demonstration of what had happened...
Recommending a book by a Japanese counselor that teaches lay people how to be better listeners
Silence and Beauty / Shutting Out The Sun / The Essence of Shinto
An injured hand and feelings of lost identity in Japan led to the discovery that true identity is found in following Jesus in the here and now
Having lessons via Skype offers several advantages over conventional lessons
Praying according to God’s will
Living in a cross-cultural context causes stress, but there are ways to manage it
Stories are a great way to engage our readers
How to avoid that sinking feeling when your hard drive fails
This article is part four of a four-part series, based on the following: An effective...