2002 Japan Presbytery

Moderator
Shigeru Takiura
Clerk
Sumito Sakai


  1. Theological Student Under Care

    Dempei Takiura, Katsunori Endo

  2. Student who holds Preaching Licence

    none

  3. Student Eligible for a call

    none

  4. Teaching Elders Ordained/Installed

    Hiroyuki Kanamori

  5. Teaching Elder with charges

    Sumito Sakai Higashisuma
    Shigeru Takiura Okamoto Keiyaku
    Hiroyuki Kanamori Mukonosoo
    James Pennington Kasumigaoka

  6. Teaching Elder from other presbytery

    none

  7. Teaching Elder to other presbytery

    Gene Spear

  8. Teaching Elders Released

    none

  9. Stated Supplies

    None but Sumito Sakai moderates Kitasuzurandai MS provisional session.
    Hontamon MS is under the care of Higashisuma session according to the decision of the presbytery.

  10. Teaching Elder engaed other

    Nobuo Miwa
    Interdenominational Evangelism among Japanese in Seoul Korea

  11. Teaching Elder without pastoral charges

    none

  12. Teaching Elder death

    none

  13. Teaching Elder suspended

    none

  14. Teaching Elder removed

    none

  15. Vacant

    Kitasuzurandai MS
    Hontamon MS

  16. Organized

    none

  17. Disorganized

    none

  18. Death of Ruling Elders

    Shozo Hagiwara       Feb. 15/2002       Higashisuma



Roll of Teaching Elders

12/31/00 12/31/01
Miwa, Nobuo M M
Pennington, James P* P*
Sakai, Sumito P* P*
Spear, Gene P*
Takiura, Shigeru P* P*
Kanamori Hiroyuki P*
5 5

According to the agreement between FMB and Japan Presbytery approved by the synod, the membership of the missionary-pastor is now under the Japan Presbytery and its congregations.