Media professionals from churches in the Screenshot 2016-07-21 16.01.53 - Copy (2)Tokyo area came together to train the Hope Channel Japan staff, resulting in the launch of two internet channels—one that streams church services to small congregations and to elderly, housebound viewers and the other that broadcasts short engaging clips on social media as a first step in reaching the public. Health programs, Bible studies, and other shows will soon be available as video-on-demand. They are also making plans to renovate and update their studio facility.