Posts tagged with ‘Christmas’

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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 […]

March 2017

by Mike Burgett

March 9, 2017 Dear Prayer Partner, Wonderful Opportunities The Christmas season gives us many wonderful opportunities to tell Japanese why Jesus our Savior was born. Though Japanese are typically very resistant to Christianity, during the Christmas season they are often more willing to attend church. As you can see, God blessed us with many attending […]

December 2016

by Mike Burgett

December 5, 2016 Dear Prayer Partners, A Short Furlough We took a quick 3 week furlough in September. We enjoyed visiting our sending church, Beacon Baptist Church, and getting to meet Pastor Cardamone, our new pastor. Of course, we also enjoyed getting to spend some time with our own family as well. One of the […]

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 […]

December 2014

by Mike Burgett

December 29, 2014 Dear Prayer Partner, Our Mission’s Trip to Hong Kong In October, God gave us an opportunity to visit Brother & Mrs. Yoshida, Japanese missionaries to Hong Kong. We were invited to speak at their church’s annual Missions Conference. We had a wonderful week fellowshipping with the Yoshidas and their church family. They […]

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 […]

February 2013

by Mike Burgett

Christmas Blessings Christmas is always an extra busy time of the year. This year was no exception. After our last service on Christmas Eve, we sighed a breath of relief, but also thanked the Lord for His blessings. Again this year, God blessed us with many lost people attending our various Christmas services. Please pray […]

February 2012

by Mike Burgett

Grandma Has a Home in Heaven Grandma (that’s what we call her) first came to Agape in last August. Her daughter and granddaughters had begun attending a short time before and invited her to come with them. In October, we began a Bible study with her. At first, she did not want to admit that […]

January 2011

by Mike Burgett

An International Outreach From the beginning, God has blessed our work in Nagaoka with the attendance of many foreigners. Many of them are lost. We are so thankful for the opportunity God has given us to be a witness to people from all around the world (Syria, Nepal, Philippines, China…). Many them do not know […]