Missionary to Tokyo’s homeless dies

SEOUL, Korea (BP) — Josh Park, an International Mission Board (IMB) missionary in Japan known for his zeal in sharing the gospel with the homeless and anyone he came in contact with, died June 28 in Seoul after a lingering battle with cancer. He was 61. Appointed as missionaries to Japan in 1993, Josh and his wife, Grace, shared their story and ministry with Southern Baptists as part of the 2011 Week of Prayer emphasis on Tokyo’s homeless.

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