Monthly Archives: May 2007

On the road

We made it safely to LA, and will be driving to San Jose today. Sunday Mark preaches at Pioneer Bible Church in Somerset, CA. The morning services are at 8:15 and 11:00. Pray for clarity and recovery from jetlag as … Continue reading

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Mr. Toyoshima

Thank God with us for a good Sign Language Bible Translation board meeting. We are also thankful for a good chunk of time with Mr. Toyoshima, a young Deaf man (24) who is living in our apartment while we’re gone. … Continue reading

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NPO status

Pray for the NPO status application for the wheelchair project. Pastor Tahara went to file the application, and there was a new person in the office. This person required the application be re-done in a different format than the former person … Continue reading

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Myanmar

  Friday is a Wheelchair Cleaning Day in Tokyo.  We expect to send a couple chairs to Myanmar this weekend. Thank you for praying for the storage situation, the next negotiations are on Friday.

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Random Stuff

Tomorrow I (Mary Esther) take my Japanese Language Proficiency Test.  I’ve heard that eating fish makes you smarter and do well on tests.  I should have cooked fish instead of chicken tonight.  Maybe I’ll eat a can of tuna for … Continue reading

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The Kids 2

Thank you for praying! We have wonderful news long awaited. Daniel’s Physical Therapy assessment went well, and he will be starting PT as soon as there is an opening in the schedule.  We are very grateful!   Anna has had … Continue reading

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The Kids

Penner Prayer Update 5/1/07   Many of you have prayed not just for us and the ministry but also for our children.  Thank you!  We want to give you an update and ask for our prayers for some very specific … Continue reading

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