A Japanese Church member from Montreal Kaori Nishi attended the Christmas Retreat 2017. This is her first Christmas retreat in Japan listening to the sermon in her native Japanese language. Although this is her first Church visit in Japan, she participated in the Zion festival, sang with the members and fellowshiped with grace. Upon receiving many grace and love from the members in Japan during the retreat, she gave tearful testimony. Please pray for Kaori to be guided well and grow in the word of God as a true fruit. Below is her testimony. ” I thank God for bringing me to the Christmas Retreat this time. What I learned at this time was the life of Jesus Christ, the lecture…
September 22 | 2017
Jessyna from Montreal shared about how she was so inspired by the unique love of the church in Montreal. Despite being in ministry and in the church for a majority of her life, she was touched by the pure and deep love of the minister there, and found that it was truly the place for her to attend and grow in her faith. ”During this retreat, I was reminded that the message of the cross is the power of God for us who share the faith in Jesus-Christ resurrection. The sermons taught me that there is meaning and purpose to our sufferings and hardships. The cross gives us the assurance that we can overcome loneliness and despair with faith and…
August 6 | 2017
Sister Alia from Montreal shared that though it is her first retreat and she was just at the beginning of her christian walk, she received so much love and grace from the messages, and fellowship with brothers and sisters.
June 22 | 2017
Vincent shared his life saving testimony that he would not be alive if it were not for the change in his life through the gospel of Jesus Christ. He encouraged everyone in the room to always share the grace they had received as it would save many more lives in the future, and that it was their responsibility to share it with as many as possible.
May 11 | 2017
Looking back my Christian life so far, I would like to testify my experience of terminal disease and the importance of communication with the Holy Spirit. Actually when I was first diagnosed with breast cancer last year, no one believed it, and especially for me, I was the very person who was surprised very much. Though I was diagnosed with breast cancer, I really couldn’t know the reason why I should have breast cancer now. [Please click HERE to continue reading]
April 15 | 2017
Before traveling to the retreat, there was so many obstacles and excuses not to attend. My flesh was rejecting the invitation because I did not want to make the effort. Therefore I was coming up with excuses but I had a dream the night before to attend the retreat. I felt it was God talking to me and immediately I decided to attend the retreat. Thank God! I decided to join the retreat! I was so blessed! Especially the Bible study was so deep. Before the retreat, I was told that the Church holds firmly to the orthodox Biblical teachings and I felt this is true. It was such a blessing to be part of the retreat attendants. The church…