East Asia

Saturate East Asia

“For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the Lord as the waters cover the SEA.” Habakkuk 2:14 

God is calling SCBC churches to make disciples of all nations. For the next five years, the South Carolina Baptist Convention will focus our prayer, energy and resources on reaching East Asia Peoples.

Where is East Asia?
The five countries of China, Japan, South Korea, Mongolia, and Taiwan make up East Asia. 

Learn More about East Asia

There are 3.5 million Chinese in the United States.
Major cities like Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York City, and Vancouver, Canada have large numbers of East Asian Peoples.
20,000 Chinese live in South Carolina.
There are more than 50 Japanese owned companies in SC. 
Several thousand Chinese students attend universities in SC. 

Why Go?


 - There are 1.7 billion people in East Asia, that is ONE QUARTER of the world’s population.

- 220 Cities in East Asia have a population over 1 million.

- 656 People Groups live in East Asia of those 468 People Groups have been Engaged with the Gospel. Praise the Lord for that!

- There are still 188 people groups that are unengaged.

What can one church do?

For current Olympic Ministry happening in Tokyo, Japan
Tokyo Olympics 2021 Prayer Guide

For unreached people groups to hear and respond to the Gospel
Unreached People Groups Prayer & Opportunities List

Discover EAST ASIA

For IMB Prayer Needs
Download the IMB Prayer App

Pray Weekly for SC Missionaries in East Asia and Around the World
Subscribe to Pray 52 Texts



Go to

Subscribe to the IMB's Loving East Asian Peoples Newsletter
Subscribe to LEAP News

Reach out to international students on local campuses
Carolina BCM International Student Ministry


Engage East Asians in North America

Support missionaries by giving through the Cooperative Program and Lottie Moon Christmas offering
GIVE TO the Cooperative Program   &  Give to Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

Support East Asia One Life project
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If you are interested in learning more about these opportunities and other ways to serve in East Asia,
contact the Missions Mobilization team at (803) 227-6026 or email katiebennett@scbaptist.org 

Prepare to Send Mission Teams

Send Me Training

Discover IMB Project Opportunities
IMB Projects

Go on a mission or vision trip to East Asia


2021 Project Needs
Taiwan Summer English Camps July
South Korean Summer Camps June and July
East Asian City Outreach TBA
Community Development Projects TBA
Sports Outreach Projects June and July
Japan Evangelism and Outreach TBA
Southern Cross in Europe TBA
Southern Cross in East Asian City TBA

All photos provided courtesy of the International Mission Board and the SCBC SEND Team.

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