JapanJapan<p>​<span aria-hidden="true"></span>In 1949, two couples responded to the appeal for workers from Dr. Takuo Matsumoto, a New Testament scholar. Eastern Hokkaido Island was the scene for their pioneer church planting.<br><br>Over the years, mission work has spread to other islands, focusing on teaching, Christian-nurture ministries, and translating and publishing Mennonite literature.<br></p>

 

 

Akiko Aratani and Raymond Epphttps://www.mennonitemission.net/workers/Asia/Japan/Akiko Aratani and Raymond EppAkiko Aratani and Raymond EppGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Mark and Stephanie Bartschhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/workers/Asia/Japan/Mark and Stephanie BartschMark and Stephanie BartschGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Angela and Tomoki Yamanakahttps://www.mennonitemission.net/workers/Asia/Japan/Angela and Tomoki YamanakaAngela and Tomoki YamanakaGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf

 

 

Japan Mennonite Christian Church Conference (Kyushu)https://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Japan Mennonite Christian Church Conference (Kyushu)Japan Mennonite Christian Church Conference (Kyushu)GP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Japan Mennonite Christian Church Conference (Hokkaido)https://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Japan Mennonite Christian Church Conference (Hokkaido)Japan Mennonite Christian Church Conference (Hokkaido)GP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Tokyo Area Fellowship of Mennonite Churcheshttps://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Tokyo Area Fellowship of Mennonite ChurchesTokyo Area Fellowship of Mennonite ChurchesGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Menno Villagehttps://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Menno VillageMenno VillageGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf
Tokyo Biblical Seminaryhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/partners/Tokyo Biblical SeminaryTokyo Biblical SeminaryGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf

 

 

 

 

SOOP Japanhttps://www.mennonitemission.net/Serve/placements/soop/Japan/511073/SOOP JapanSOOP JapanGP0|#5da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef;L0|#05da9bf40-0a0e-4b7b-a13a-b92633577fef|Japan;GTSet|#f1c3ac69-6cd4-4109-8ba8-137477ba8a7d;GPP|#af610d13-4793-4c57-8b8c-d4ea261d7a85;GPP|#62ebb633-b401-4243-a537-1a85230e4ebf

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