JBF UPDATE: August 10, 2018

Hello JBF Family, Sending you a summer schedule reminder and special invitation below.JBF OFFICE & ADMINISTRATION (SUMMER SCHEDULE) Summer schedule – note that JBF office will take a tw0-week summer vacation beginning Aug 13 – 24. JBF office will open on Aug 27 (Mon). Communication – use email for regular business/office transactions.  Emergency – in …

JBF UPDATE: July 27, 2018

Hello JBF Family, We are in the midst of summer and for us in Japan please stay safe during typhoon season and stay cool and hydrated during the hot weather! Remember to pray for traveling mercies and protection as some are on home assignment, some are traveling, and some will be taking vacation. Here is the latest …

JBF UPDATE: May 9, 2018

Dear JBF,  Praise the Lord once again for a wonderful and refreshing JBF retreat last month. Here is the latest JBF UPDATE: Please pray for Greg Swenson whose mother went to be with the Lord last Sunday. Geraldine (Gerry) Swenson was a WorldVenture missionary and along with her husband Lyndon planted several churches. See attached pdf for …

JBF UPDATE: March 7 ,2018

Dear JBF,Fall has arrived with its cooler weather. Here is the latest JBF news:Welcome to Japan – The CHANGS arrived today (see photo)! Gary & Jennifer with children Caleb & Abigail are in the Mizo-no-kuchi area. Pray as they transition and settle into Japan. On Home Assignment – pray for those who are stateside on home assignment – Hills, …

JBF UPDATE: January 17, 2018

Hello JBF, I hope you are keeping warm in this wet-winter weather in Japan.The Leadership Team (Jacquie, Andy, Kevin, Ken) had an overnight retreat. We were able reflect, pray, prepare, and conduct mission business. The LT minutes are attached. This Friday, I will be stateside for one month to visit some churches and attend my mother’s …

JBF UPDATE: Jan 1, 2018

Dear JBF Family,A blessed 2018 to you! In the crisp cold air Mt. Fuji is very visible these days. I am not a photographer but I could not resist. The photo below was taken at dusk this new years day from Higashikurume eki. May we move mountains in our lives, relationships, and ministries by our faith in …