Missionary of the Week
and Mila Kamibayashiyama are primarily involved in training nationals to
advance the light of the gospel of Jesus Christ in Asia.
Phil is a full-time teacher and the director of Bob Jones Memorial Bible
College (BJMBC) in Manila, Philippines.
Mila is primarily a homemaker but also teaches and
counsels ladies. Phil and Mila are seeking to make disciples for the Lord
Jesus, starting with their four children: Tim, Joy, Mark, and Paul.
is half-Japanese and half-Filipino but was born and raised in Chicago.
After graduating from Bob Jones University, Phil arrived in the
Philippines in 1991. There he met Mila, who had just graduated
from BJMBC. They were married in 1993.
the BJMBC ministry, Phil was involved in pastoring in Paranaque City
(1996-97, 2000) and church-planting in Quiapo, Manila (1998-2000). On
Sundays, the "Ks" are
ministering to one of the fifty churches which send students to BJMBC.
desire is help Asians to make disciples among the peoples of Asia-the
most populated and least evangelized continent in the world.