An Aussie Brekkie Theology and Life in Japan


Good Friday Fellowship

Today is Good Friday. Tonight we are getting together with a potluck at the cafe. The Tohoku team that left on Monday has arrived back safely and will share soon. Right now we are...



Today our brother Nelms shared his testimony during morning devotions. Nelms is a great brother and it is a joy having him here in Okinawa this semester.


Joel’s Pancakes

Every Thursday we have pancakes for breakfast here at the cafe. Here is a picture of today’s. Thanks Joel for some good pancakes before class!


Luther on Galatians 2:20

What is the benefit of putting our faith in Christ’s word of forgiveness? Let us hear Luther… Since Christ is now living in me, He abolishes the Law, condemns sin, and destroys death in...


Exegesis of Ephesians

Last year as I taught through the Prison Epistles I went through this series with Professor Kuske on Ephesians. He carefully explain key sections of Ephesians, moving rather slowly through each one. I benefited greatly from...


Hebrews Class

Every morning form 9:30-11:30 is Hebrew class. This is my favorite class. I first went through Hebrews a year ago just after I had graduated from Bible college. The first was very formative, coming to...


Men’s D – BOB

BOB is a mens bible study held at the CAFE every Monday night. This night was my turn to teach and I had found 100% banana chips for ¥19 (about 20cents). So I bought...


Morning Prayer

Dietrich Bonhoeffer often stressed the importance of morning prayer in his book “Psalms: the Prayer book of the Bible”. Here is his morning prayer “O God, early in the morning I cry to you....


Prayer Request

Prayer Request!! A team will be heading out to Tohoku in mainland Japan. Sendai is in Tohoku, it is the area affected most by the recent earthquakes and tsunami. Please pray for the crew;...


The Sanctuary

Here is a picture of the church’s sanctuary here in Okinawa. Believe it or not but this used to be a storage room underneath a hardware store. Everything was concrete and there were huge...