Posts tagged with ‘salvation’

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June 2018

by Mike Burgett

June 22, 2018 Dear Prayer Partners, God’s Showers of Blessings June and July are our rainy season in Japan. This year, God has sent us His showers of blessings. It is always exciting to see God’s hand at work. We thank the Lord for His wonderful blessings. Two Girls Saved Recently, two Sunday School girls, […]

August 2016

by Mike Burgett

Dear Prayer Partner, We Need More Room God is continuing to bless the work in Nagaoka. Our current building has been a blessing, but we have outgrown it. We asked you to pray about a building in our last letter, but later discovered zoning regulations would not allow us to use it for a church. […]

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 […]

October 2015

by Mike Burgett

October 7, 2015 Dear Prayer Partner, Tracts Work – The Nishi’s Baptism Four years ago, Mr. & Mrs. Nishi read one of our church tracts and called wanting to study the Bible. They faithfully attended Bible studies and after a year, trusted Christ as their Savior. Following this, they began preparing for baptism, but in […]

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 […]

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 […]

August 2013

by Mike Burgett

Yoshiki’s Salvation Who is that climbing a tree? That is Yoshiki, who has been coming to our church for some time now. He is in the 3rd grade. In May, after hearing the Bible story of Adam & Eve, during Sunny Kids Club (our Sunday School), he trusted Jesus as his Savior. What a joy […]

May 2013

by Mike Burgett

Three Kids Trusted Christ This year, after hearing the story of Jesus death on the cross, Kazuki (6), Yuho (5), and Shiyu (7), all raised their hands that they wanted to trust Jesus as their Savior. Then and there each of them prayed and asked Jesus to forgive them of their sin. After 4½ years […]

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 […]