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Matthew and Annette Cummings give thanks for the way God appears to be opening the door for them to move to Sendai.

Please pray for complete healing for Nick’s painful knee and ankle.

Bee Cho asks prayer for her university students that they will continue to grow in their understanding and love for God.

Also in the process of searching for leaders for the new academic year, and those approached will gladly accept and serve with joy.

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History

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At the end of the Second World War, General MacArthur called for a thousand Protestant missionaries to Japan. WEC's work began as a response to that call when Lon and Yvonne Fulton arrived in Japan on February the 23rd, 1950.

Opposition and Openness, but not much fruit

Aaron Tay continues our series on Japanese mission history, taking us from 1640 to the present day...

Why still just 1%?

The gospel message first came to Japan 450 years ago. Many are now asking why it would seem that the message has, as yet, failed to reach significant numbers of Japanese. Just thinking about this prompts a number of questions. Is this assumption even a fair one to make? What has been achieved? What has hindered Japanese from being more responsive? What hope is there for change?

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