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Izumi Christian House will start a cell style service from this month, so we pray God will pour out his Spirit in the meeting.

Three new girls started to come to Kusatsu children's service during the summer but have not shown up recently. Please pray for them and the other children to know God’s love. 

The His Story team will celebrate three baptisms this weekend in a local river. Praise His name.

The Cummings family (with 5 children) would love a nanny. They have a good possibility for October; do pray for the details to work out.

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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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