Episode 58: Growing Hearts for Prayer

Read Megan, Mei, and Nicole’s blog post! Practical Applications: 1) Start small with 4-5 prayer cards (Suggestion: 2 character traits you want to grow in, 1 significant person and 1 significant event). Frame each with a Bible verse to help direct your prayers. 2) Pray with a friend or a group of friends over the phone or video-chat, for accountability and consistency. 3) Still have questions or don’t know where to start? Email the office! info@lighthousesouthbay.org...

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Meet Our Staff: Andy Yeung

Please meet Andy! He’s the newest addition to Lighthouse’s staff and he’ll be joining us as a church administrator! Learn a little bit about him through these questions and answers, then give him a warm welcome! (ayeung@lighthousesouthbay.org) Tell us a little bit about yourself! I was born and raised in San Jose, the middle kid of three (does it show? haha). I left San Jose to attend UCSD where I grew attached to the [relatively] relaxed SoCal lifestyle, graduating and finding work as a recruiter in Redondo Beach in 2017. I was actually......

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Meet Our Staff: Leighton Okada

Please meet Leighton! He’s the newest addition to Lighthouse’s staff and he’ll be serving as a pastoral intern in our youth ministry, working closely with Pastor Eric Cai and Pastoral Intern Keith! Learn a little bit about him through these questions and answers, then give him a warm welcome! (lokada@lighthousesouthbay.org) Tell us a little bit about yourself!  I was born and raised in Dallas, TX but have ZERO Texas pride. California is where it’s at! I am very proud to say that I am an alumnus of the truly glorious University of Southern California (Fight......

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Growing Hearts for Prayer

At the end of January, the Lighthouse staff had the privilege of attending a prayer seminar, “A Praying Life,” hosted by Paul Miller’s organization, SeeJesus. Jon Hori, a dear friend of many of our own staff, graciously sacrificed a few days to facilitate, lead, and teach the seminar for us. Though there’s so much to share about how we were personally challenged and convicted by our time spent together in these two days, we’d really like to elaborate on the weeks following when the Lord conjured up a deeper desire for prayer in......

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Meet Our Staff: Tiffany Mikamo

Please meet Tiffany! She’s one of the newest additions to Lighthouse’s staff and she’ll be serving as an administrator, working closely with Pastor Wayne for Children’s Ministry, Pastor Eufemio for Local Evangelism, and Megan Cai and Nicole Tsuruda for church administration. Learn a little bit about her through these questions and answers, then give her a warm welcome! (tmikamo@lighthousesouthbay.org) Tell us a little bit about yourself! Hello! My name is Tiffany Mikamo and I was born and raised in Torrance and went up to UC Davis for college. Contrary to what some people......

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Meet Our Staff: Nicole Kosobayashi

Please meet Nicole! She’ll be serving as our new Children’s Ministry Director. Learn a little bit about her through these questions and answers, then give her a warm welcome! (nkosobayashi@lighthousesouthbay.org) Tell us a little bit about yourself!  I grew up in Hacienda Heights with my parents, and an older brother who I’d fight with daily. Now we’re close but there were times we’d fight like crazy and I’d wonder if I would make it to see adulthood. I wanted to be a veterinarian but ended up working with people instead as a clinical......

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Meet Our Staff: Allen Tsai

Please meet Allen! He’s the newest addition to Lighthouse’s staff and he’ll be serving as an intern in Praxis, our young adult ministry. Learn a little bit about him through these questions and answers, then give him a warm welcome! (atsai@lighthousesouthbay.org) Tell us a little bit about yourself! Hi Lighthouse. My name is Allen Tsai and I’m married to my wife Berry who is a NICU nurse at UCLA. Together, we have two kids: a sweet and sassy six-year old daughter, Madison, and a wild, funny, yet sensitive son, Everett. I grew up......

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0:00-15:03 – Devotional 15:04-20:23 – Andrea Yue’s Testimony 20:24-23:51 – Joyce Mok’s Testimony 24:52-26:46 – Garrett Sakamoto’s Testimony 26:47-30:15 – Matthew Matsumoto’s Testimony 30:15-34:25 – Nicole Tsuruda’s Testimony 34:26-43:01 – Ellen Jung’s Testimony...

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