High School Students and Value

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If someone posed the question do you consider yourself valuable how would you answer?  Recently in a survey to high school students in China, Korea, America and Japan the results were staggering.  According to an article in the Japan Times, … Continued

Suicide Watch

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Today across the country Japanese children headed back to school to start second semester after a six week summer vacation. On September 1st, when school starts up, and for the following week there is an abrupt spike in child suicides. … Continued

Save the Date!

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The Annual “Fall for Japan” Conference will be held in conjunction with the MTW Global Mission’s Conference. We highly recommend this conference if you are a sender, a goer or not sure of what your role is in missions!

MTW Updating Donation Address

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NEW DONATIONS ADDRESS: In order to align our donations process with best practices, MTW is moving to a lockbox service. The following new donations address will be effective June 1, 2017: Mission to the World P.O. Box 744165 Atlanta, GA … Continued

Sport’s Day

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This past weekend was the Elementary School Sport’s Day. Although it was really hot we had a fun day and were grateful some of T’s old teachers came to cheer him on.

Easter Outreach

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Every year we have an Easter outreach in the public park near our church. The kids gather for singing, games and a Gospel presentation. The event ends with a huge, for Japan, egg hunt. This year we had over 100+ … Continued


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Fall means apple season in Japan. Our family loves fruit but it is cost prohibitive in Japan. (An apple can easily be about $2 per apple.) A member of our church has family with an apple farm and she generously … Continued