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New Pictures

I uploaded a bunch of pictures from our trip up two days ago. Please check them out. The first set is from Ishinomaki where we have been distributing supplies and helping people. Like Luke explained in a earlier post, Things … Continue reading

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Welcome to our family Lana!

Kumiko who has been helping us out gave birth to a beautiful and healthy baby girl on April 3, 2011 at 8:57. Welcome to our church family Lana! Congratulations Shinji and Kumiko! She is so cute and I can’t wait … Continue reading

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Oshika Auto Repair Shop

After unloading one truck at the Meiyukan, we headed further north to a peninsula within the Ishinomaki city limits called Oshika. Here we were able to distribute a 2 ton truck full of clothes as well as provide about 10 … Continue reading

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Ishinomaki Meiyukan

On March 26th we took a 2 ton truck full of shoes, bags, clothes, sleeping bags, water etc. to a community center which is now acting as a rescue shelter for those who have had their homes wrecked in the … Continue reading

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God’s faithfulness and your support

I am not posting this to say look at what we have done. I am posting this to say this was all made possible by all of you. So many people from all over have donated so much. God has … Continue reading

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Pictures from Ishinomaki

The city is so big compared to most of these small coastal fishing villages (population of 165,000). It is so big that the devastation toll doesn’t seem that bad when you look at the damage as a percentage (confirmed dead … Continue reading

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A joyous mess

Just got word from the leader at Minami ES that a well known opera singer was to perform in the school gym in front of refugees and members of the community around noon today. I’d love to hear of more … Continue reading

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