On May 27 (Sun) and 28 (Mon), the 3.11 Church Network held a retreat for its core members, their family members and local staff. It was the first time for staff and long-term supporters from out of the prefecture to gather together at one time (two were absent due to unavoidable reasons). We had a wonderful time of fellowship and to express our sincere appreciation. As soon as the retreat was over, workers resumed their activities. The “Ippo Ippo (step by step) Yamada,” the base facility for Yamada-machi work, is getting ready for its opening next week. Please continue to pray a location for Ofunato base. The renovation of “Ippo Ippo […]
The Tohkai Shimpo newspaper posted articles on the 3.11 Iwate Church Network. One article introduces and describes the works of the Network. The other article is an encouraging report on a dinner party hosted by local people, which explains how the relationship between the local people and the Network workers has changed from a supporter-supportee relationship to one in which both parties work together. Thank you for all your prayers and encouragement. Article 1 Article 2
The activity schedule for May 15 – 19 has been posted on the calendar page. On this coming weekend, there will be concerts by Atsuko Kudo at Cameria Hall (Ofunato), Green Pia Sanriku Miyako (Taro) and Omoto temporary housing complex meeting hall (Iwaizumi). “Ippo Ippo (step by step) Yamada” base is making progress in preparation for its opening on June. “Ippo Ippo Kamaishi,” which will serve as a base for Kamaishi work, is also advancing the preparation for its launch. Please continue to pray for God’s guidance as we look for a piece of land for Ofunato base.