Japan | OM World Mission News

A visit to the Kumamoto earthquake disaster area
11-May-2016

Two OMers were asked to help a church network deliver relief supplies to churches in Kumamoto after two large earthquakes had struck the area.

Prayer walks lead to answered prayers
09-Mar-2016

Matto Christ Church in Ishikawa prefecture experienced many answers to prayer since they were introduced to prayer walking by an OMer.

Restoring true joy to tsunami victims
04-Jun-2015

Responding to God’s call to reach out to survivors of the 2011 tsunami in the Tohoko region, OM Japan starts a ministry called 4 Friends...

Taking Christmas to the people
02-Jan-2015

In Japan, the birth and life of Jesus Christ is hardly known. For this reason, Christmas is a wonderful opportunity to point people to Him.

Juggling turns to ministry
17-Dec-2014

OMer Chris Griffioen was asked to perform a juggling show at an elderly care facility, and has since been invited to visit regularly.

Word-of-mouth and prayer
10-Jul-2014

A couple launches a monthly class for children and their parents despite low numbers. Through prayer and free advertising, more begin to come.

Santa Claus shows kindness
04-Jul-2014

Leung Wai, from Hong Kong, is burned to pray for Japan after dressing as Santa Claus and being warmly greeted by passers-by last December.

Not for the numbers
12-May-2014

Nagasaki, Japan :: Crewmembers serve with a local group of volunteers who provide food for the few homeless in Nagasaki.

Free from guilt
20-Feb-2014

A Japanese girl once weighed down by the guilt of sin accepts Jesus’ complete forgiveness and is baptised. She now exudes “radiant joy”.

Starting from nothing
10-Oct-2013

A pastor and OM couple start a new church in Tonami, Japan, a rural town of 50,000.

New way to worship
09-Apr-2013

Over 50 people attended OM Japan’s first Worship Here service held in Kanazawa, Japan, on 4 March.

Connecting over waffles
03-Apr-2013

Despite freezing temperatures and snow, ministry with Café Hope has been both challenging and exciting for Michelle from Singapore.

Santa and 'Manga Mission'
19-Dec-2012

"Are all my elves ready? OK, off we go!" A group of Santa and his elves head out into Karuizawa, Japan, to share God’s love.

Juggling builds community
09-Nov-2012

At a recent event to build relationships, OMer Chris guides participants through the process of making juggling balls before teaching them how to juggle.


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