“Challenges in Presenting the Gospel” As I am part of the 1% Christians in Japan,
I’ll share the challenges of becoming and living as a Christian in an extremely humanistic and communal society.
Reviewing the historical contributions of Western missionaries, I want to propose different approaches in the
ministry of Gospel for Japanese people.
Sakiyama, Yukio has been serving the Seattle Japanese Baptist Church as Associate Minister for the
last eight years. He was born in Japan and was employed in business over 30 years in Japan and the US before
coming to Seattle in 1999.