Monthly Archives: September 2010

The Short Version

The Short Version: ·         Returning to Japan Oct 18th   ·         Report: Sign Language Bible makes a difference ·         Container of wheelchairs unloaded in Thailand

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Return Date

  Thanks for praying. We are cleared to return to Japan and have tickets to fly from SFO on October 18th.  

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We Want More!!

  I got a wonderful post from Nan Jordan, a fellow missionary and ViBi board member who is working with Japanese Deaf outreach. (Explanatory notes in [brackets]): With "Olive and Friends" we are going through the Book of Genesis. We … Continue reading

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Chairs to Thailand

Excerpt from a post from Thailand regarding the container with 110 chairs sent this month:      "Thank you for the wonderful wheelchairs! So many small, special ones are exactly what we need here in Thailand, especially since we try to … Continue reading

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The Short Version

·         Great first draft of Matthew 21 ·         New system for translating takes pressure off of Pastor Minamida ·         Funding for Pastor Hori

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Great Work!

You prayed, God worked. Thanks so much. The team in Japan has found a great way to re-organize the translation work and got wonderful results with their new system. Pastor Minamida’s translation of Matthew 21 is the best first draft … Continue reading

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Just Say NO!

  WorldVenture Official Press Release:Against Koran Burning Littleton, Colorado — September 8, 2010 — In today’s world contexts of ideological, political, and religious tensions, news accounts often tell of hate-motivated acts that stand in opposition to how God intended all … Continue reading

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Thailand container

Pray for the 20 foot container with 110 wheelchairs going to Chiang Mai, Thailand this week.  Pray for the missionaries there who will be distributing the chairs and the recipients who will be receiving them.  Pray for Kingdom work to … Continue reading

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Finding a way

Keep praying for Pastor Minamida. With all of his pastoral responsibilities and the translation work as well, he has a very full plate. Pray that we will find ways to take some of the pressure off.

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Daniel

Thanks for praying for Daniel. We were relieved to find out that surgery should not have been an option they were considering for his scoliosis—it was a case of misconstrued medicalese being passed down through the system until someone went … Continue reading

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