Life in Japan

We’re the Reutters — pronounced like “writers” — an American family of six, missionaries to Japan, entrepreneurs at Paz Coffee Shop, pastors at Paz Church, YouTubers, music producers and big fans of Nintendo. We love life and think you should too. We’re a family for you.

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  • Awesome Tokyo in the Fall
    Fall is a beautiful time of year in Japan. In America, the late November holiday of Thanksgiving stops most people from decorating for the holidays too early. But no such holiday holds back the Japanese from decorating for the holidays. As soon as Halloween passes, it's decorating … Read more
  • Fall in Japan
    Of all the seasons, fall is perhaps my favorite. The weather gets cooler. The pumpkin lattes come out. The leaves change colors and time marches towards the end of the year. It also happens to be prime birthday season for the Reutter family and we celebrate three … Read more
  • Away in America
    I recently just went back to America to meet with family, friends, supporters and investors who are partnered with us to live here in Japan. Traveling alone for two weeks meant I was able to fill my agenda and really make the most of the trip. But … Read more

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