pastor/ elder

Joey Zorina is originally from Aizawl, Mizoram, North-East India. He was ordained in 2006 as a minister of the Gospel.  Joey completed the Asian Christian Theological Studies at Tokyo Christian University (2008), and trained as church planter with Redeemer City to City Asia Pacific (2015). He was assessed as Acts 29 church planter (2018), and also trained with Serge in 2015 and 2017.  He has served in Japan for 16 years.  

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Yisel Zorina loves to serve alongside her husband, Joey.  She graduated from Heritage Bible College & Seminary, Ontario, Canada with a degree in Christian education and taught kindergarten for 12 years in Japan.  Yisel loves to disciple the ladies and loves to write stories for children. 



Joshuatly Tee is from Malaysia, and works as a System Administrator in Tokyo.  He grew up in a Chinese speaking church, and served in a youth ministry prior to coming to Japan.  He takes care of The Bridge Fellowship church’s Finance and Administrative needs.  He loves to serve the church behind the scenes in various ways.

WORSHIP Director

Kumi Takahashi is originally from Takamatsu in Japan. She has had experiences in serving at a church plant in various capacities, including leading worship music in corporate gatherings. She loves to help people love Jesus better through worship music. She currently serves as leader for the worship team at The Bridge Fellowship.


Chieko Kaneyasu is from Kanagawa, Japan. She graduated from Tamagawa University, and is a mother of 2 daughters. She received Christ after searching for the truth for several years. She loves to serve the church in various practical ways behind the scenes and care for others at The Bridge Fellowship.

Our Accountability Structure is Three-Fold:
1) Our Local Church Leadership.
2) Our Elder Board Tokyo
& International Advisory Elder Board,
3) Our Regional Sister Churches
in our Family of Churches around the globe.
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