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PRAYERCAST for JAPAN Video

One Way Ministries produced a beautiful PRAYERCAST for Japan video. Please watch, pray, and share this valuable resource! Several years ago Elizabeth Lind from One Way Ministries reached out to me and asked for help with a “prayercast” video on Japan. I was happy to consult on the video and connect a couple of people with Elizabeth who could help with the production. Recently, I finally got to meet her at the One Way Ministries office near Chicago. I was […]

Letting Go. Moving Ahead.

A family move from Tokyo to Chicago, Illinois in January of this year has precipitated many changes. Soon after our move I realized that I have the opportunity to build something new. One of those golden opportunities to restart, to build a new initiative that will impact many in a positive way. I’ve invited a number of key leaders and friends to give me input. I’m very excited about the new direction. Seizing new opportunities requires that I let go of […]

Kenji Goto: Journalist, Jesus Follower, Humanitarian

On Sunday, Feb 1st Kenji Goto — a Japanese journalist known  for his courage and integrity — was brutally killed in Syria by ISIS. ISIS killed Kenji Goto for reasons only they could explain. However, it appears that ISIS was upset by financial aid that Japan had recently given to groups who oppose ISIS. Apparently, Goto became a pawn that ISIS used to intimidate the government of Japan. So, who was Goto? What was he really like? What does his […]