JBF UPDATE – Dec 12, 2019

Hello JBF Family, December is full of Christmas activities and celebrations. But may you mostly cherish the relationships you have with family, friends, and ministry. Holiday vacation begins soon and many will be traveling. If you are going off-the-field, make sure to let your team leader know and enter information in the JBF Google calendar. …

JBF UPDATE: November 11, 2019

Hello JBF family, November is well on its way and there is much ministry activities happening. Here the latest JBF Update: PRAYER REQUESTS: Certificate of Eligibility for Nikki Smith and Abbi Willbanks. It has been 10 weeks and we are still waiting for COE arrival. Beth Anne Winkler had to take an emergency trip to …

JBF UPDATE: Oct 29, 2019

Hello JBF Family, Praise the Lord for a wonderful time during our Day Of Business last Monday Oct 21. We were jam packed with people…. jam packed with fellowship…. and jam packed with reports and prayer… Continue to pray for each other during the rest of the year. Praise the Lord for the Swenson’s opening …

JBF UPDATE: Oct 5, 2019

Dear JBF family, October has arrived but the cold weather seems to be delayed this year. Here is the latest JBF UPDATE: WELCOME: Kimberly Eppler who arrived with Matthew last month. Oct 21 (Mon) JBF DAY OF BUSINESS: 9am – 2pm (4pm for WorldVenture missionaries) Required Attendance   ALL ASIA GATHERING: There about 10 JBF missionaries attending the …

JBF UPDATE: Name Change

Hello JBF family, As God continues to bless us, JBF is experiencing a new season in many dimensions and dynamics with our mission family. The leadership team has tasked Andy Meeko (with the help of Dave Skipper) to think about a new name for our mission. Please read the letter and instructions from Andy and …

JBF UPDATE: September 12, 2019

Hello JBF Family, Fall is in the air and ministries are picking up. Here is the latest JBF Update: DISASTER/SURVIVAL KITS: Each missionary unit is being provided with one disaster/survival kit which is good for five years. You will be receiving an email from Jaine Loh for pickup and other instructions.   IMPORTANT DATES: (Mark …

JBF UPDATE: August 8, 2019

Hello JBF Family, This is a short JBF update for August. JBF OFFICE CLOSED for OBON. Please note that the JBF Office will closed from Aug 9 for the Obon holidays. Regular office hours will resume on Aug 19. WELCOME TO JAPAN: The LaPoints, Patrick & Megan and Elise arrived this Monday. They are now …

JBF UPDATE: July 5, 2019

Greetings JBF Family, As summer rolls by, there are many of us traveling or are currently on home assignment. I am at the airport enroute to the Philippines for 10 days and then California, USA for the rest of the summer to visit partners and supporting churches. Please make sure to report your out-of-country trips …

JBF UPDATE: April 23, 2019

Greetings JBF Family, Unlike most of my updates, this is more of a lengthy one. Please read each item carefully. Golden week is approaching. But it is no ordinary Golden week. It will be a changing of Japan’s emperor reign from Heisei to Reiwa (beautiful harmony). So, we will be able to witness a rare …