Posts tagged with ‘blessings’

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December 2017

by Mike Burgett

December 27, 2017 Dear Prayer Partner, Building Remodeling Thank you for praying for us as we continue to work on remodeling the new building God has given us. Last month, we signed a contract with a local builder, who will be doing our plumbing, electrical, gas, and concrete work. Last week, the trash was finally […]

June 2017

by Mike Burgett

Dear Prayer Partner, An Amazing Gift from God Thank you for praying with us about our need for larger facilities with more parking. God has heard and answered your prayers by giving us an amazing piece of property. The property has enough land to park 30 cars, a 3 story, 7300 sq. ft. building, and […]

January 2016

by Mike Burgett

January 12, 2016 Dear Prayer Partners, God’s Wonderful Blessings! We thank the Lord for His many wonderful blessings. Over the past several months, God has blessed us with 4 precious souls who trusted Christ as their Savior. What a huge blessing! First, Mrs. Lee (a Chinese lady) trusted Christ as her Savior. Following that two […]

June 2014

by Mike Burgett

June 23, 2014 Dear Prayer Partner, “It is a good thing to give thanks unto the LORD, and to sing praises unto thy name, O most High:” Psalm 92:1 We have so much to thank the Lord for. A Quick Trip to the US In May, we were able to spend a week with our […]

March 2014

by Mike Burgett

March 7, 2014 Dear Prayer Partners, Christmas Blessings The Christmas season gives us a wonderful opportunity to tell the Japanese about Christ our Savior, whose birth we celebrate. Japanese religions are based on myths, not historical events. Many Japanese are surprised to learn that Jesus was a real historical man who actually lived on this […]

December 2013

by Mike Burgett

Thankfulness This is the time of the year our hearts are full of thankfulness: thankful for God’s blessings on our lives and most especially for the birth of our dear Savior. We are also thankful for all of you who have faithfully supported our work for the past almost 30 years. We have never wanted […]

June 2012

by Mike Burgett

God’s Blessings In May we started an International Service to meet the needs of those who don’t understand Japanese. God has blessed this new outreach. We normally have about 20 or so attending this 9:00am service. Of course, we are carrying on our Japanese service (at 11:00am) too. God is continuing to bless these services […]

May 2012

by Mike Burgett

Easter Blessings We praise the Lord for the way He continues to bless His work here in Nagaoka. Easter morning started with a few inches of fresh snow in our parking lot, but ended with 50 attending services. Since then, we continue to have a good number attending services every Sunday. We thank the Lord […]

July 2011

by Mike Burgett

3.11 Earthquake and Relief Efforts Four months have passed since Japan’s Tohoku area was devastated by an earthquake and tsunami. Over 20,000 Japanese died in this terrible disaster. During the past four months, countless volunteers have helped those in the worst hit areas. No doubt, many of you have given extra to help with relief […]

April 2011

by Mike Burgett

Death and Destruction On March 11th, northeastern Japan was hit by a devastating earthquake and tsunami. While no one is certain, it looks like over 25,000 Japanese died in this terrible disaster. The damage at the Fukushima Dai-ichi Nuclear Power Plant has also caused added difficulties for those who live near it. The saddest part […]