All About Japan; Stories Of Sunrise Land Told For Little Folks by Belle Marvel BrainAll About Japan; Stories Of Sunrise Land Told For Little Folks by Belle Marvel Brain

All About Japan; Stories Of Sunrise Land Told For Little Folks

byBelle Marvel Brain

Paperback | January 15, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1905. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... Good News From Japan and now we have come to the end of our stories about Japan. I am glad that I have good news for you in this one, and that the outlook in Japan is so bright and hopeful. You remember that for a long time after the Japanese got over that " bad attack of foreign fever," about which we heard, Christianity made very little progress, and the hearts of the missionaries and of Christian people everywhere were very sad: But in.the first year of the new century--1901--a great change took place, and God began to send showers of blessing upon the land. Early in the year we began to hear about a great revival in Japan, and ere long glad news came to us from across the sea that thousands of the Japanese had stopped worshipping idols and begun to serve the Lord Jesus Christ. During this great revival the Japanese Christians took for their motto, "Our Land for Christ." They are still working very hard, with this end in view, and they need our help. Will you not pray earnestly for them, and do all you can, and give all you can, to help them win their land for the Lord Jesus? Perhaps when you grow older--who knows?--God may send you to be one of His dear missionaries in Sunrise Land. If He asks you to go, you will do it, will you not? Years ago I read a little story that made me feel very selfish and as though I was not doing as much as I ought to help the Japanese become Christians. Perhaps it will make you feel in the same way. Here it is: Jack and the Japs This Jack was a jolly good boy. He was jolly because he liked fun; he was good because he liked to make others happy. Once a month Jack worked like a beaver in his father's wood-shed, splitting wood, to earn five cents to take to the " Cheerful Workers." He felt quite proud of his five cents. The "Cheerf...
Title:All About Japan; Stories Of Sunrise Land Told For Little FolksFormat:PaperbackDimensions:36 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.07 inPublished:January 15, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217163378

ISBN - 13:9780217163378

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