The purchase of the house for Research Center was done.

The purchase was finished. Now we need to renovate the house for the use of Research Center. We are planning to visit the site after we receive the keys to the house. I had a phone call from the previous owner, and he will send the keys soon. After the keys are in our hand, we plan to go there in March to check every thing there and plan for the renovation. We need to come up with ideas of how the house is to be used by whom, etc. The purpose of the Research Center is to research about the history of Hokkaido and find the things to pray […]

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Hokkaido Research Center Property

We are considering to have a Research Center in Southern Hokkaido near Matsumae town. One particular town called Esashi town spends up now since the port of Esashi was appointed as a trade port in Hokkaido history as the Matsumae Han controls Hokkaido before Meiji era. One particular property we now have interested in has a potential to purchase. It was on the auction and I have bit for the property. Please pray for this process and God’s leading as we follow His Direction for all of the process. Thank you.

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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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