Evangelism

I will build my church

One of the most encouraging activities in the church planting training sessions run by the Church Planting Institute is when participants are asked why they are engaged in church planting. The answers are varied, but […]

Evangelism

Bring celebration into your community

When a major sporting event comes to a country, the whole nation wants to celebrate. The Rugby World Cup later this year and Tokyo Olympics 2020 gift the church across Japan with unique opportunities. Japanese […]

Evangelism

RJC comes to Japan

In October 2018, the Reaching Japanese for Christ (RJC) Network (www.rjcnetwork.org) held its first multi-site conference, with sites across the US and in Tokyo and Osaka. This was the first time that RJC had sponsored […]

Evangelism

Welcoming returnees home

A‌t age 28, Hiromi Sōma became a Christian while living in England for a year. Hiromi was delighted that her deeper questions about life had been answered, but was unprepared for what lay ahead. A […]

Evangelism

Taking the baton

Running the race M‌y primary goal in running junior high track was to be chosen to run in the Drake Relays, a major event held at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. I would be […]

Evangelism

Looking for a purpose . . . or maybe not

“How do I justify my existence? What’s the meaning of life?” These questions haunted me for as long as I can remember and eventually, when I was in my early 20s, drove me to the […]