All posts tagged: Tokyo

DTS is going great

The 2016 DTS is two months in, and it has been such a blessing for me to be apart of. Helping out with the school has been stretching in many ways, especially while planning a wedding. It has been so exciting to see the growth […]

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One Year In Japan

On February 25, 2014, I left my home in Alaska to cross the ocean and arrive in Japan. I landed in Narita, Chiba on February 27. I have been living here ever since. It has been a beautiful journey, that has pushed and grown me in […]

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My Support Video

I haven’t posted in some time, but I am still here. God has been breaking me and rebuilding the past month. Here is a video I made for my church back in Alaska. Sorry about the audio, my cameras microphones are not that great. Music […]

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Will God provide?

This journey has been the greatest one so far. Like every good journey it has been filled with struggles and joy. Our sorrows are replaced by joy. Our sufferings are replaced by hope. I have been given the chance to live by faith, in an […]

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I have been placed in a box. A metaphorical box, but still a box. I have limited myself and have allow myself to be restricted to images and ideas people have had for me. I am not who they think I am. I was confronted […]

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Weeks 9 and 10: Who We Are

I call heaven and earth to witness against you today, that I have set before you life and death, blessing and curse. Therefore choose life, that you and your offspring may live, loving the LORD your God, obeying his voice and holding fast to him, […]


Week 3: The Transformation

Three weeks ago I came to Tokyo. This week has been impossibly good. Yesterday, I got to witness and take part in a giant worship time in Ikebukuro, where YWAM Tokyo, a YWAM team for Australia, and a team from Bethel Church, got to worship […]

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Week 2: The Reality

I have been in Tokyo two full weeks. It is starting to warm up and the sakura are starting to I just finished the first week of Japanese classes and a getting ready for a trip to Nara. YWAM Japan will be holding its yearly […]

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Week 1: Welcome to Tokyo-ish

I have been in Japan for one week. I am living in a part of Tokyo just south of Saitama, in an area called Higashikurume. It is a relatively small area filled with a few small farms and two different rivers, that meet and join. […]

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In a few weeks, I will travel 5,000 miles to go to a place 2,000 miles away. I am moving to a country where I can’t speak the language. I will be paying money to work full-time in a country I have been to once, […]

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Story from Tohoku and My Heart for Japan

  God loves Japan. While in Northern Japan, an Obāsan (Grandmother) said something that changed my perspective. We were in Northern Japan doing humanitarian aid as part of Hi.B.A.’s Gosple Team. Four YWAMers, two International High Schoolers, one College Student form APU in California, and […]

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