The 29th was a national holiday in Japan and the Sumoto Branch invited us to an lunch BBQ activity at the beach near the church. Not all that attended are pictured but most are in this shot.
One of the member's beautiful dog.
Ricky took Sammy for a run along the beach.
The kids had a great time.
Sammy had a great time. James was in school, no holiday for the international school.
Some of the missionaries.
Hosoda Shimai and President Naganuma (Kobe Stake 1st C.) work on the hamburgers with Sister McIntyre.
This past week the Sumoto Branch had 34 in attendance. There was only an average of 9 a year ago.