PEOPLE

Name: Jeff and Naoko MacKay
Country: Japan
Region: North Asia

Jeff and Naoko serve the Lord as FMI missionaries in Osaka.

Personal
Originally from the East Hill Foursquare Church in Gresham, Ore., Jeff MacKay graduated from Life Bible College in Los Angeles, California, in 1983. Following graduation, he went to Hawaii to plant churches with Ralph Moore. In 1988, Jeff was ordained and started a church in the Central Oahu area that grew to 400 attendees.

Jeff married Naoko in 1991 and moved from Hawaii to Osaka, Japan, with their children to plant a church. Today, the work they began has blossomed into seven life-filled church bodies. The MacKays have three children: Rachel, Sarah and Joseph.

Ministry
The Foursquare Church in Japan has doubled its number of churches and tripled its number of licensed and ordained ministers in recent years.

Birthdays
Jeff – June 23
Naoko – June 13
Rachel – May 28
Sarah – June 3
Joseph – November 18

Anniversary
May 19