Issue: Autumn 2020
Strength in Weakness
My best learning experience as a leader has come from not knowing what to say
Suddenly called to perform his first funeral, this missionary wrestled with grief and learned the value of mourning
God can use us in Japan despite our perceived Japanese language inability
I’m writing today to encourage you
Kintsugi is much more than a beautiful finished product. Celia discovered God’s grace in the process of mending a broken tile.
God used my weakness and fear of public speaking to reach people for his kingdom
Tim had no Japanese and no international experience and yet he would create a community for unbelievers to mingle naturally with a few believers
God brought two singers together in an unlikely meeting in Japan
The losses are real, but finding contentment is possible
Responding to a prompting from the Holy Spirit, Amy reached out to her friends with her testimony
Did you know that there are many great Japanese resources out there for kids ministry?
We often come to the mission field with high expectations, but we forget that God’s view of us is different
Understanding Japanese Society / Finding the Right Hills to Die On / How Can I Love Church Members with Different Politics?
Issues relating to shame and honour permeate Japanese culture, strongly affecting the way people relate to each other
COVID-19 has given us opportunities to explore ministry from different perspectives
“Prayer is not monologue but dialogue; God’s voice in response to mine is its most essential part.”1 Andrew Murray
“Real true faith is man’s weakness leaning on God’s strength.”1 ~Dwight L. Moody
Our frailty gives God the glory, as he expands his kingdom through us
My teenagers are currently into online memes. The genius of memes is their succinctness—they convey...