Meet the Ghents

Martin Ghent grew up in a dairy farm in a small town called Mount Forest, just outside of Toronto area. Ruth Mae moved around as a child on the east coast of America, and at New Brunswick Bible Institute the two met. In 1986, they left their home countries for language school in Hokkaido, Japan. After … More Meet the Ghents

Meet Shirley

With colored paper, felt, and a sewing  machine, Shirley’s Monday began. Shirley was meeting with a lady from church to make some costumes, not for halloween, but for a Thanksgiving play they were performing next month. Shirley came to Japan from Sydney, Australia in 2012 till 2015 as she did language study and one year of … More Meet Shirley

Master Builder

Why do the people keep coming even though the church building looks more like a construction zone. Is it because the children can freely play? Is it because there are no expectations for “proper” behavior, freeing people to relax and be friendly? Are they excited to see progress and to be part of providing a … More Master Builder