After the greater Tokyo area, the Kansai region is the most populous. It includes well-known areas like Osaka, Kyoto, Kobe, and Nara. Two of Japan’s ancient capitals are in this region, and many significant religious-historical places have their roots there.
In 2019 more than 1.3 million Japanese were living abroad. It is estimated that every year nearly 1,000 Japanese people become Christians overseas. This is a high percentage compared to those living in Japan. Churches and Christian home-stay families around the world have an amazing opportunity to welcome Japanese people and share the gospel with them.
There are approximately 4,360,000 physically handicapped people in Japan. Pray that their physical disabilities will not be an obstacle to the gospel and that they will be able to encounter Christ.
For the disabled to be able to encounter Christ without physical disability being an obstacle to the gospel. Pray that the church will be ready to receive the physically challenged. Not only physical preparation, but also "understanding.
For those praying around the world could you please pray for Japanese communities.
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