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Please pray for Christmas events throughout the country! KGK Students in Kyoto have theirs on December 13th.

Pastor Kitamura with Elaine’s support has nearly finished the school visiting that he planned to do - he has been to 25 schools out of a probable 30 in his area. He has had a really good reception. Please pray for the remaining visits, and that the books by Christian authors will be well read and used.

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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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