Current work for establishing our pioneering efforts

Since we moved to Urahoro town and dismiss our place in Makubetsu town, we needed to reclaim Makubetsu town for another ministry center. Therefore, we looked and found a place in Makubetsu town for our next ministry center. Finally we have found the place and plan to start a ministry center in Makubetsu town. This time, we focus on the old town rather than Satsunai area where the main population is. We used to live in Satsunai area in Makubetsu town, but that area seemed to be reached since they can go to Obihiro city easily and there are many churches in Obihiro city. Therefore, we considered to be in […]

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Research Trip to Southern Hokkaido

We went to Southern Hokkaido from Aug. 6th to 11th to research about the history of Hokkaido. This trip focuses the war between Japanese and Ainu. Shakushain is a Ainu general who fought against Japanese. What was the cause and the end result was the main focus. This gives us what to pray for Ainu and what it needs to redeem the people in Hokkaido. The cause of the war was Japanese governor who was in financial crisis forced Ainu to trade in unfair exchange rate. He raised the price up to 6 to 7 times where Ainu was not able to survive in that rate. Rice could not obtained […]

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