Fábio and Johnna serve the churches and communities in Japan. First, they work alongside Japanese Covenant pastors and Covenant missionaries to support existing projects. Second, they participate in the following types of activities and outreach events.
- Work with Portuguese, Spanish and Japanese communities/churches
- Immerse themselves in the international community of Fujisawa (about an hour from Tokyo)
- Lead discussions of the Bible and other faith-based topics
- International meetings in people’s homes in English where they discuss life, family, art, God, culture, etc.
- Ministry through sports (soccer, jogging, sports club membership)
- Teach French, Portuguese, Spanish and English
- Minister to singles, couples, divorcees, people struggling with addiction or other relational problems
- Build friendships through coffee chats and one-on-one conversation
- Wholistic ministry to reach the physical, emotional, psychological and spiritual needs of the affected individual or family
- Music ministry (concerts in community centers, churches, homes)
- Future: Connect with 12 step groups (AA, Al-Anon, etc.) and be a bridge between 12 steps and church