Today we attended Sunday morning worship service at Evergreen Chapel.
Every kid is so darn cute in Japan!
Stan & Diane Date sent a video message about their granddaughter -Hannah Kaprelian's miracle birth for the congregation to hear. So moving and such a great testament to God's grace!
Uchimura Sensei's daughters - Megu & Hanna performed a special Christmas song during service.
The team hosted appetizers for the congregation before enjoying a potluck lunch with everyone.
Jean's mother's best friend - Yoriko travelled 2.5 hours to come to the service to see Jean :)
Michael & Donny prepared chili for the potluck - a big hit with everyone.
Evergreen Chapel sure knows how to eat! :)
Following the food and fellowship, the team played games with everyone and handed out prizes :)
Such a great time with all!
For dinner, Evergreen Chapel hosted a special thank you / goodbye dinner for the team. Everyone from …
Today the team had the day to just spend together and bond. We went to downtown Machida for some shopping and to soak in some culture ;)
We stopped for stamina ramen & pork bowls for lunch!
Taiyaki - fish shaped sweet desserts
Yakitori - oishii
Fresh roasted coffee - 4th generation owned
Lots of small mom & pop shops all down this small street. Lots of great finds :)
We had a great day! Tomorrow is the American Christmas Party following Sunday worship at Evergreen Chapel!
Machida Japan Team 2017