Monthly Archives: April 2007

Y

Y (working with Deaf women in the big country to our West) has had some trying times, but she is encouraged by how God has provided for her.  Today she told us (via IM) of a group in the north … Continue reading

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Toyoshima update

Thanks for praying for Toyoshima (the young man who was in the horrendous motorcycle accident and has now returned to Tokyo to consider a job with the Bible translation project). It was thrilling to see him walk into church and … Continue reading

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Storage and office space . . . maybe

Tomorrow Pastor Tahara and a businessman are approaching a trucking company whose deceased owner was a friend of the businessman.  They are going to ask to rent one of the storage/loading sites near a major freeway for the wheelchair project, … Continue reading

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Next few days

Tomorrow we will both be in Tokyo, and in the evening look forward to some relaxed fun with fellow missionaries.  Saturday morning we leave for the Yamagata Deaf church —after some pick up basketball for Mark —aren’t you glad we’ve … Continue reading

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113 and 1

The container of wheelchairs arrived in Mongolia this week. They said that within three hours, 70 of the chairs had already been distributed  and there is a huge need for more chairs. We are glad to be a small part. … Continue reading

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Keep Praying for Mr. Toyoshima

Just a quick note to say please pray for Mr. Toyoshima. He is a promising young man who is considering moving to Tokyo and working for ViBi in Bible translation. He was planning to come to ViBi on Friday, but … Continue reading

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Random assortment of . . .

Today was Spring Thrift Shop day at the missionary kids school in Tokyo. The gym is converted into a repository/store for used clothes, used books, used household items, all in variety of used-ness, and use-ablity.   Walking between the aisles of … Continue reading

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