Author Archives: Chris Banducci

Farming for the Kingdom

There’s a young woman in our church whose father is a rice farmer.  Recently, at the end of the planting season for the summer harvest, this man needed help to finish his planting.  He asked his son for help, but his son refused.  He’s been a friend of the church, even helping us to build

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Christmas Outreaches

This year we were able to put together a Christmas outreach drama.  We intended to do a Christmas take-off drama Called “Back to the Future.”  The idea was that Marty McFly would go back in time to prove that Christmas never happened:  That the Bible was a collection of “myths and fables.”  But when he

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Emily Banducci

Many people start out their testimonies with attention grabbing stories using their alcohol addictions, gang related violence and even near death experiences to draw their listeners in.  Although I did go to (a) party my struggle against God wasn’t because I didn’t want to give that up. The question that often came up in my

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Soldier Night at 木匠的家 Coffee Bar

Last night, May 19, 2015 was “Soldier Night” at the 木匠的家 Coffee Bar. Both Pastor Wayne and I volunteer each week in what is called “Free Talk.”   Free Talk is an opportunity for people in the community to come and practice English language skills. I have a lesson that I put together each week.

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