Day 6 in Tokyo


Today I took our group together with Yoshito on a hike in the mountains of west Tokyo where I used to live. Though Tokyo prefecture is home to the largest city in the world, it is not without a touch of beauty.


About a 2 hour train ride out from the city center is the Okutama mountain range. It was here in a small city named Ome that I spent my first years in Tokyo. The beautiful view and relaxing hike were a welcome break from the rush of the city and it gave us a chance to debrief.


After the hike we stopped back through Ome for dinner and a time of relaxation in the public baths. I had the opportunity to stop by Grace Christian Fellowship where I used to teach and visit with a few old friends. All in all it was a great day.

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Drew Glosson

I'm an missionary sent from Karis Church to serve with Soma Fuchu in Tokyo.