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Pray for Kaki Tsui to make good missional friendships at Japanese language school from this week.

Pray for the Lim family, currently on a 5 day mission trip to Hong Kong. Pray for them to share well in churches there about the need for missionaries in Japan.

Peter Chu will return to us from Hong Kong on 19th October having furthered his Bible and English knowledge there. Pray for good resettling to Japan and with the Izumi Christian House team.

© WEC Japan 2009.

History

Our history

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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