Category: Ministry News

Looking Up (February Prayer Letter)

Hi everyone, I hope your new year is off to a great start. Things are certainly “looking up” here… The picture above is some concept art I’ve been working on for the Manga Project. Pieces are starting to fall into place for

Big News From Japan (January Prayer Letter)

Happy New Year, everyone!  The big news this month, as you may have guessed from the photo above, is that I’m getting married!  Yoko has been attending my church in Nagoya for about a year and a half, and we became

Progress — December 2018 Prayer Letter

Sometimes progress looks like this… And sometimes it looks like this… The first photo features myself, fellow GP missionary Andrea Swarthout, and our our regional director Tim Gallant and his family. The Gallants visited Japan in November to meet with us

Harvest Time (Fall 2018 Newletter)

Hi everyone, Autumn has arrived, and that means it’s time for my latest quarterly newsletter. Please follow this link to get the PDF: Your prayers and support are much-appreciated! Robin

After the Storm (October Prayer Letter)

Hi everyone, Thank you for your prayers this past month. This Sunday I was in Kure City, Hiroshima (pictured above), where I was scheduled to preach once… but ended up preaching twice! Because there was a typhoon approaching, a number

Summer’s End (September Prayer Letter)

Hi everyone, I hope you’ve had a good summer wherever you’ve been. Can you believe it’s coming to an end? In August, after wrapping up my English ministry duties, I traveled to Budapest, Hungary, for the Global Partners Tri-Area Conference.It

Summer Adventures & Transitions (Newsletter)

Hi everyone, It’s time for one of my quarterly newsletters, and this time there’s a LOT to talk about, so please don’t miss it: Click HERE to get the PDF Meanwhile, you’ve no doubt heard about the major flooding that

July in Japan (prayer letter)

Hi everyone, I hope your summer is going well so far. Thank you for your prayers over the past month! In June I went on two ministry trips — to Shimoda and Matsuyama. Both were very full weekends, with both

June in Japan — Prayer Letter

Hi everyone, Hope you’re all doing well. Summer has arrived in Japan, which means not only is it getting hotter, but I’m getting busier. On that note, I’m going to keep things short and sweet this month, and jump right

Spring Brings Change (Newsletter)

Hi everyone, Sorry I’m late getting in touch this month. I was away last week and have been busier than usual this week. Now that the dust has cleared, though, my latest quarterly newsletter is now available. Please click the