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Nagoya Missions Update – Toshi Saito

Nagoya Missions Update – Toshi Saito

Hello Lighthouse Church Family! As some of you may know, this past week we (Kim, Gavin, Toshi, Seichi) had the wonderful opportunity to visit Nagoya, Japan for a week. It was a blessing to fellowship with people such as the elders from ANF (Jeremy, Paul, Yu), professors from CBI (Brett, Gary, Damon), former interns of [...]   Continue Reading
  June 25, 2019
The Grace of Counseling

The Grace of Counseling

I have joy of pastoring the counseling ministry at Lighthouse Community Church in Torrance, CA. We have a team of more than 20 counselors who aim to reach struggling hearts with the hope of the Gospel. By God’s grace, our ministry is growing. More people in our church are willing to ask for help, and [...]   Continue Reading
  June 21, 2019
Why a Burden for Japan

Why a Burden for Japan

2 Tim 2:10 “For this reason I endure all things for the sake of those who are chosen, so that they also may obtain the salvation which is in Christ Jesus and with it eternal glory” (NASB). Hello Lighthouse! My name is Seichi, and I have the great joy of serving as one of the [...]   Continue Reading
  June 21, 2019
Ixtapaluca Mexico Missions Update 2019

Ixtapaluca Mexico Missions Update 2019

Hi Lighthouse Church Family! Thank you all so much for all your prayers and support for our counselor training trip to Mexico. It's hard to believe that our trip to Ixtapaluca came and went so quickly. For three short days (May 24-26) we had the joy of fellowshipping with three sister churches and the missionaries [...]   Continue Reading
  June 7, 2019
Reflection: 2019 Men’s Retreat

Reflection: 2019 Men’s Retreat

Tom Shin: As usual, I had a wonderful time at the Lighthouse Men's Retreat. I was able to meet new people, lead a small group and have some incredible fellowship. I had been looking forward to the Men's Retreat for weeks. I was able to drive up with three other guys and we left early so we could [...]   Continue Reading
  February 23, 2019
Reflection: Women’s Christmas Breakfast

Reflection: Women’s Christmas Breakfast

What a blessing it was to attend the Women’s Christmas Breakfast. The event didn’t fail to amaze with delicious food, pinterest-worthy decoration, and sweet fellowship with other women. The highlight was definitely hearing about how God has been working in two women’s lives. I was so touched by the testimonies of Joanne Lee and Ellen [...]   Continue Reading
  December 17, 2018
Reflection: Feed My Starving Children

Reflection: Feed My Starving Children

Last month, Lighthouse was involved in Feed My Starving Children's (FMSC) Food Packing event where the gym was turned into a cheerful and motivated assembly line to pack as many meals as possible. Many of you sacrificed your time to help serve and pack meal packs for communities in need around the world. So where [...]   Continue Reading
  November 27, 2018
Reflection: 2018 Women’s Fall Event

Reflection: 2018 Women’s Fall Event

No one has to twist my arm to attend one of our Women’s Ministry events. Maybe I’m a little biased. I’ve been blessed to serve in/with the Women’s Ministry for as long as I can remember and there is maybe one or two Women’s Ministry events I have missed over the years. No matter what [...]   Continue Reading
  November 20, 2018
One Speaker, Two Cities, and Three Thoughts

One Speaker, Two Cities, and Three Thoughts

Two months have passed since Paul Tripp, a Christian pastor, author and conference speaker stood before our brothers and sisters located in Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan. Christ Bible Institute (CBI) invited Paul and his wife, Luella to speak on behalf of God to two main groups, the church leaders and to the people who make [...]   Continue Reading
  October 5, 2018
Service Recap: September 23, 2018

Service Recap: September 23, 2018

Call to Worship Musical Worship Morning Services Redeemed, Restored, Forgiven O Lord, My Rock and My Redeemer Evening Service Exalted Over All By Faith Pastoral Prayer Offering All Services My Worth Is Not In What I Own Sermon Treasure The Gospel (2 Timothy 1:13-2:7) Musical Worship Morning Services He Will Hold Me Fast By Faith [...]   Continue Reading
  September 24, 2018