Missions Moment – Japan

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John and Eriko Houlette, Three Stream Ministries

  • Blessed Second Disaster Response Chaplaincy Conference February 1-3, with 50 in attendance.
  • Plans coming together for  Pastoral Leader Retreats in Miyagi/Sendai (5/22-24); Fukushima (7/10-12) and Iwate (10/23-25). Please pray for attendees and a location for the Fukushima retreat.
  • Eriko continues to conduct interviews in the disaster area.  Her presentation at Tokyo Christian University earlier in the month was well received.
  • Our project team is looking at dates in October for a Pastoral Leader Retreat in Nepal. Pray for recruitment of Japanese pastors to go, finances and retreat planning. We desire to serve Nepali pastors with integrity and in culturally appropriate ways.
  • Three Stream Ministries (TSM) featured in Japanese publication, Right Side of the Boat
  • Sendai Baptist Seminary class starts May 9th. I will be teaching on self-care, spiritual formation and leadership.