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

Meet the Ormes

John and Emily Orme with their two adorable children, Anna and Noah, recently moved to Aomori to work with Tsugaru Gospel Church.  John is from Northern Ireland  who came to Japan long-term and joined OMF in 2008, and Emily, who is Japanese, joined OMF in 2016. John came on a short-term team in 2004 to … More Meet the Ormes