Welcome to Praise Community Church!!
Spanning across generations and nationalities, our church is a rich international community where you can feel at home. Everyone is welcome to come. We look forward to meeting you!
Making global leaders who share the gospel, sending them out from Sendai to the world.
Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”
略歴 A brief history of PCC
1995: The church in Sendai is pioneered by two missionary families, Nathan and Inge Mikalsen and Warren and Leanne Midgley. They begin doing outreach through English conversation, crafts and cooking classes, and started a house church in Nankodai.
2000: The youth outreach becomes very active, and Warren Midgley Sensei begins training Takahiro Ami Sensei to take up the role as the the youth leader.
2006: Ami Sensei begins taking a Pastoral Training course through Midgley Sensei. Ami Sensei is ordained as pastor and the Midgley family moves back to Australia.
2008: Pastor Takahiro Ami Sensei and Missionary Frances Ku get married.
2011: In September, Pastor Ami Sensei graduates from Kakudai Missions Institute.
2015: The church’s core team, called the Servant Leader Team (ALT) begins.
2016: In September, the church welcomes Asian Access missionary Bethany Panian to serve full time.
2017: In April, Pastor Ami Sensei begins the Japan Church Growth Institute (JCGI) pastoral training through Asian Access Japan.
In September, the church moves out of the bar SOUL LIFE and moves up to the 5th floor of the same building in downtown Sendai.
2018: In November, Pastor Ami Sensei graduated from JCGI.