Issue: Spring 2021
Caring in the New Normal
Being real with God through lament can help us through challenging times
What if COVID-19 didn’t catch God by surprise? No pandemic can ever restrict what God has primarily called you to accomplish.
Separated by the COVID-19 pandemic, Bethany and her team had to learn to wait on the Lord in a new way
Ideas to help us live without fear in difficult times
Listening well is a wonderful way to care for others
Words and phrases that are usually the domain of epidemiologists have been commonly used during the pandemic. Here’s a selection of them along with their English translations.
How can we be light and salt in this pandemic?
Taking the time to process experiences is important
A compilation of helpful resources for coping with the difficulties caused by the pandemic
Five ways to encourage parents with hope
A willingness to embrace aspects of multiple religions has profoundly influenced the adoption and practice of Christianity in Japan
To speak Japanese better, focus on getting your message across and find fun ways to study
“The first thing to do in prayer is to realize the presence of God. You...
Shepherding is a useful metaphor when considering member care
Confronting the insidious effects of pandemic as a community of love
Use scenes to make your writing more vivid
In order to set up a platform for Japanese churches, the Pacific Broadcasting Association (PBA,...
In 2020, a song called “The Blessing” swept the world. The lyrics of the song...