Networking is the key to any successful business and we believe that it is the same for a successful well-balanced work life. Here are some associations you can connect with to develop, grow or contribute to.
The Global Leadership Summit is a community of leaders committed to bringing the Kingdom of God to earth. Representing businesses, governments, schools, non-profits, families, churches and other spheres of influence, they declare it is our responsibility to fuel our passion and sharpen our leadership skills as we strive to create the future God has imagined for our world.グローバル・リーダーシップ・サミットは神の国をこの地にもたらす働きに献身をしているリーダー達のコミュ二ィティです。そのリーダ達はビジネス界、政治関係、教育界、非営利組織、家庭、教会その他の影響ある分野から集まっています。神様が願っておられる未来の世界を創り出すために、私達の情熱を燃えたたせ、リーダーシップのスキルを磨くことは私達自身の責任であることを宣言いたします。
The International VIP Club provides you with the opportunity to seek eternal truth and chart the future direction of your life and work. They do it using the all-time bestseller, the Bible, and its central figure, Jesus Christ, which have so greatly influenced world history. The Club aims to create an expanding friendship network, to deepen relationships among the Club’s business & professional members, and to search for truth in Scripture. The concept of the International VIP Club comes from the Book of Isaiah (43:4) of the Old Testament, where it is written ” You are precious in my eyes. ” In other words, you are a Very Important Person in God’s eyes. And we are all important to each other.激動する国際情勢の中で、政治・経済・科学技術が急速に変化し、国家も個人も新しい世界観・価値観・ライフスタイルが求められています。 このような変革の時代に、インターナショナルVIPクラブは、世界の歴史に多大な影響を与え続けてきた不朽のベストセラー「聖書」と、その中心人物・イエス・キリストにその方向性を求め、ビジネスパーソン・専門職同士の交流の輪を広げ、相互の理解を深めることを目的とした会員制のクラブです。 VIPとは、旧約聖書・イザヤ書43章4節の「私の目にはあなたは高価で尊い」”Very Important Person in God’s eyes” の理念に基づくものです。交流会では、くつろいだ雰囲気の中で、仕事や人生について、ゆっくりと話し合う機会があり、暖かい人間関係を築きあげることができます。
CBMC began in 1930 when seven business people gathered in Chicago, Illinois. In time of economic hardship during the second year of the Great Depression, they felt a need for spiritual revival and successfully initiated a six-week revival meeting the following you, marking the beginning of this movement. Meetings were held in various cities of the United States and led to the formation of CMBC International in 1937. Since its founding, CMBC has expanded worldwide to over 100 countries today. Among these, the most active groups can be found in the United States and South Korea.
JCFN aims to encourage Japanese Christians who come to know Christ while living overseas so that they are able to glorify God by using what they have gained from their experiences to grow spiritually. Depending on their individual needs, they help them to find fellowships and give them opportunities to be discipled in Japanese while living outside of Japan. When they return, JCFN helps them to get in touch with churches and find former returnees who can follow up with them through fellowship and discipleship.
DNJ (Diaspora Network for Japanese) Online started an interdenominational portal site in order to support Japanese Returnees, Global Minded Disciples and scattered Japanese Christian around the world (called “Japanese Diaspora”). DNJ has been working closely with the Church, Interdenominational Ministries, NGO/NPO and grace root prayer groups, such as Bridge Builders Networks, since 2005.
EQUIP is a non-profit organization specializing in the development of effective international Christian leaders. Founded by Dr. John C. Maxwell in 1996, EQUIP is dedicated to developing servant leaders who shoulder responsibility, meet challenges with courage and creativity and never relinquish their God-given dreams. EQUIP aims to encourage Christian leaders all over Japan as they enhance their leadership skills through their personal growth and development process. In addition, these leaders will gain a greater understanding of how to empower members of their team.