Last spring Larry Fransson, the president of the Pacific Northwest Region of the CLB, called the seminary and asked about getting some training for their youth workers. Their leadership team was concerned that these willing servants would be better prepared to teach the Scriptures to the high school students in their congregations. He specifically asked
Meiwaku. It’s such an annoying word, but it carries a lot of weight in Japanese culture and everyday relationships. Meiwaku can be used to refer to anything that bothers someone else. Don’t practice the piano late at night because it might bother the neighbors. Don’t park your car on the street because it causes meiwaku to those trying to drive by
(L to R) Elder Bill Buck, Rev. Dr. Jim Jensen, Rev. Gregory Solberg, Regional Pastor Stan Olsen On March 29, 2015, Gregory Solberg was installed as Associate Pastor of Community Church of Joy in Sammamish, WA. Regional Pastor Stan Olsen officiated.