New vision: Same Blog

Hello there… it’s been a while but I’m glad to be back. It’s been a busy past few months since I wrote. So much has happened and I’d be happy to fill you all in…. one post at a time. For now though I’d like to share with you a new vision for this blog. […]

Wow… God is good.

I’m tired and need to go to bed but I just wanted to post these two pictures really quick: This picture was taken in July of 2010: our last Sunday meeting at Strikers Sports Bar for church. This was the staff and a few core members of MSCC. This picture was taken today: our last […]

Has it really been… 3 years?!

Hello, friends. Can you believe it’s been three years since we’ve moved to Japan? Last Friday I was thinking about how much has happened in the last three years and how thankful we are to be here right now. To celebrate our anniversary of living here Jared, Micaiah and I went and ate at our […]

A Good Ol’ Kansas Wedding

Have you ever wished you could be in two places at once? I have. This past weekend numerous times I wished that Japan and Kansas were just a little bit closer. At one time, a few weeks ago, I seriously wondered if right after Micaiah’s birthday party was over at 4:30 if we could drive […]

What We’re About

Our team leader, Mike Ackerman, along with his wife Erin and three boys are in America for the next few months serving as the Missionaries on Campus at Ozark Christian College. A few weeks ago Mike preached during chapel on the book of Nehemiah and also shared about Mustard Seed Global Fellowship’s ministry here in […]

Summer Festivals 夏祭り

I love summer in Japan. Well, parts of summer anyway. I can’t say I LOVE the heat but I would choose to be sweating rather  than shivering any day. So, I love PARTS of summers in Japan. The festivals and fireworks, the sound of cicadas, ramune (a type of soda), shaved ice. All the things […]

Oh, hello

In my prolonged absence from blogging much has happened. I can’t promise I’ll be able to catch you up on all that’s gone on but I can tell you it’s been an exciting, busy, joyful, and at times a hard, 5 months. Here’s a few of the things we’ve been up to: On May 8th […]