A church that was on the verge of closing ten years ago was able to have a miraculous recovery. After the
earthquake, it is now shining the light of Christ in the midst of the disaster area. What are the keys for making this
Matsuda, Makito was born in 1976, in Miyagi Prefecture, which had the most victims of the Great Eastern
Japan Earthquake. From 1999, he has been the pastor of Oasis Chapel Rifu Christ Church in the town of Rifu,
Miyagi. He is also the Representative for Oasis Life CARE, a disaster area relief organization. www.oasislifecare.