By Jane Rivera, Administrative Assistant
Cora Lou Leese, 7 month old daughter of Kristofer & Stephanie Leese, was baptized on Sunday, April 18, 2021, by D.S. Rev. Mark Nakagawa in the Centenary sanctuary. Proud grandparents, Sandy & Don Leese, who happen to be in town were able to witness this joyous occasion. We welcome baby Cora as a member of the family of Christ.
We lift up prayers for the healing and comfort of:
Shoshana Esther Motoyama Sorrell - Little 3 month old Shoshana is recovering from her surgery (2 hernias). She is doing well. Akina & Benjamin are grateful for all your prayers.
We lift up prayers for the families of:
Kenneth Toshio Naito, who passed away on March 15, 2021. A gravesite burial at Rose Hills on March 26th was officiated by D.S. Rev. Mark Nakagawa. He is survived by his sister, Barbara Jean Naito Calicchio.
Reverend Hitoshi Yamada, a Nichigo member who went home to be with the Lord and his beloved Kathy on April 22, 2021. He was 86 years old. He is survived by a sister, Mrs. Terumi Yoshida who lives in Hawaii.