General Site Info

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Welcome to Furukawa Evangelical Free Church website!

Thank you from the bottom of our hearts. You may have visited this page because you are interested in church or Christianity. Or maybe you are struggling with a problem or a conflict in your life. Or maybe you are searching for your path in life. Whatever you are, it is no accident that you have come to this page today. You will find a variety of life-helping content on this site. All of it is free. We hope you will take a few moments to browse and receive a little encouragement from the Bible!

The following content is available on this site


For those interested in Christianity

Frequently asked questions about Christianity are answered in an easy-to-understand Q&A format. We try to make our answers as easy to understand as possible for the general public, so please take a look.

Pastor’s column “A Wind from Tsurugasone”
This is a short essay added to and revised from the pastor’s column in the church’s weekly bulletin. Even if you are not familiar with Christianity, you can easily read these essays.

You can listen to the biblical messages delivered at our weekly worship services in MP3 format. If you subscribe to our podcast player, you will automatically receive updated messages each week. This is a great option for those who want to know what kind of messages are available before coming to worship, or for those who live far away from the church!

If you are thinking about going to church

About infection prevention policy
At this time of year, many of you are probably very concerned about what measures are being taken regarding infectious diseases. The above page provides a detailed explanation of the efforts being made at our church.

Any place you go to for the first time will make you nervous and anxious in its own way. Especially if it is a “church. This page contains a lot of information in the form of Q&A that will be of help to such people.

Welcom Service
This service is recommended for those who are coming to a church service for the first time. The program for beginners features well-known biblical words, easy-to-understand stories, well-known hymns, and coffee time after the service. The service is held on the third Sunday of odd-numbered months.

Regular Meetings
This page provides information about our weekly worship services and meetings, including their content and schedule. Please take a look at this page when you want to get an overall picture of the church’s activities.

We provide detailed information about directions, maps, and landmark buildings for coming to the church.

Pastor Introduction
The pastor of Furukawa Evangelical Free Church is introduced. Photos, biographies, and a Q&A section are available. If you want to know about the pastor’s personality, please visit this page.

Pipe Organ
One of the main features of the church is its pipe organ, which has more than 400 pipes that produce a live, non-electronic sound that offers a welcome respite from the busyness of modern life.

Photo Gallery
In this day and age, you can see the “outside” with Google Street View, but not the “inside”. Therefore, on this page, we have posted many photos so that you can see the inside of the church. We hope you can get a feel for the atmosphere.

Patchwork Group
This is a hobby circle for women who are interested in handicrafts. We make not only patchwork but also various other handicrafts. We teach beginners in an easy-to-understand manner. The cost is the actual cost of materials only.

If you have any questions or would like to confirm anything, please feel free to send us anything using this form. We will try to reply as soon as possible.

For those who want to know about the church’s religious position and history

What we value
The following is an introduction to what Furukawa Evangelical Free Church considers to be the central philosophy in its activities. This is ideal if you want to get a general idea of the church’s characteristics.

What is EFC?
This section introduces the origins and meaning of the name “Evangelical Free Churh” which is unfamiliar to the general public.

Article of Faith
The Articles of Faith are a bulleted list of the central elements of our church’s understanding of the Bible and its teachings. It is somewhat technical in nature, but is recommended for those who wish to have an accurate understanding of the church’s position on faith.

Church History
A brief history of the church from its establishment in 1995 to the present, with photos. If you would like to know more about the history of the church, please take a look.

We are informing you of recent events and movements of the church, as well as some scenes from the church.