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Conducted by Miss Carrie I?e Campbell. PRAYER. "If there is to be awakened a spirituul revival over here or over there, it cau only be accomplished through the agency of prayer ? this responsibility being borne by the home Church." KOKKA. Population of our Held (estimated) 2,635,000 Foreigu workers 93 Children of these workers. 6S Native workers 511 Out-stations, places of reg ular meeting 4 96 Organized congregations .. 87 Communicants 8,487 Additions in 1921 1,266 Christian constituency . . . 27,962 Sabbath scLools 195* Sabbath membership .... 24,032 Schools 195 Students 7,771 Income from native sources, about $82,518 ?Many more schools since this re port. HELPS ON KOREA. Order from Mr. E. D. Grant, Box 330, Nashville, Tenn. A Korean Wedding, free. Home of a Korean Gentleman, free. Colored post cards, 10c a dozen. Korea, illustrated, 3c. Map of Korea, 28x40 inches, 10c. The Ironing Song, free. What Do You Know About Korea? (poem), free. Woman Doctor in Korea, free. Questions and Answers on Korea, fre?. And you will remember to encloso a little postage. AN ARGUMENT FOR MISSIONS. From God's Word. ( An exercise to be used at your devotional. ) What test of love did Christ giva Hi* disciples? "If ye love me, keep my command men in." ? John 14:15. What was Christ's last command? "Go ye Into all the world and preach the gospel to every creature." ? Mark 16:1 5. Can the heathen be saved without the gospel? "There Is none other name undor heaven given among men whereby we must, he saved." ? Acts 4:12. Can the heathen know of the gos pel unless they are taught? "How then shall tl.ey call on Him in whom they have not believed? and how shall they believe In Him of whom they have not heard? and how shall they hear without a proact.-er? and how shall they preach fxc<?pt l hey h* sent?" Kom. 10:14, IS, Mow onght we to give for Christ's work? "Freely ye have received; freely give." ? Matt. 10:8. How should we nnsWer the call to go to the foreign field? "Here am 1; send me." ? Isa. 6:8. What ran we do If we cannot f, o fo the foreign field? "Fray for ns, that the word of th? Ltffd may have free course and he glorified The*. ?:1. What Is the promise for those who labor for the spread of the gospel? "And they that he wise shall shine as the brightness of the Armament, and they that turn many to right eousness as the stars forever and ever." ? Dan. 12:3. Will Christ be with the workers? "Lo! 1 am with you alway; even to the end of the world." ? Matt. 28: 20. Is the gospel for all the world? "Go ye therefore and teach all na tions." ? Matt. 28:19. What is the present outlook for missions? "The people that walked in dark ness have seen a great light; they that dwell in the land of the shadow of death, upon them hath the light sliined." ? Isa. 9:2. What is present state and need of missions? "The harvest truly is plenteous, but the laborers are few." ? Matt. 9:37. What can we do? "Pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that He would thrust forth laborers into the harvest." ? Matt. 9: 38. When will the need for them be over? "And this gospel of the kingdom shall be preached in all the world, for a witness unto all nations; and then shall the end come." ? Matt. 24: 14 C. L. C. KOREA MISSION 1918-1081 By Rev. R. T. Bap'ms 1,381 1,095 845 826 714 792 526 368 516 1,266 Stud. 1,043 1,418 1,626 2,065 2,080 2,022 2,084 1,773 2,922 6,713 Coit OPERATIONS Minor Major 313 171 427 213 581 795 773 760 1,300 1,292 8,329 23,736 6,625 6,539 Attendance at Sunday School 1912 7,654 Attendance at Sunday School 1921 23.448 Increase (206'/) 15,794 Financial 1 9 1 2? -Evangelistic helpers, Bible Women, Itinerating Book Rooms, Theologi cal Seminary Kxpen?e ( Olfts from U. S.),, $ 7,218 1912 Same, Including church buildingH, Homo and Foreign Missions (by native Church) 2.940 $10,158 1921 Evangelistic Helper*, Bible Women. Illnnraf Ing, Book Booms, Theo logical Seminary Ex ponne (Olftn from U. FT ) 30,061 1921 ? Same, including church buildings, Home and Foreign Missions (by Native Church ) 27,174 957,235 Increase (402%) ?47.077 Note that glftn from Native Church now almost equal gifts from home. Hoonchun, Korea. WHAT HE LiEAHNKO IN KOREA. "Our minister is always talking to us about sacrifice. I am getting tired o? it.' Ho expects us to give, give, give all the time. He seems to think the Church is the greatest institution in the world." "Perhaps he is right. But i agree with you that wo can't always be giv ing to the Church. There are other things that we must think of 1 am afraid our minister is visionary rather than practical." The first speaker was a wealth> business man, and the second was a successful lawyer. Both had verj large incomes and lived in luxury. They were church members and gave "generously," but neither of them leally knew the meaning of tiie woru "sacrifice." ? ? ? A few months later the two men joined a party that was going round the world. Before they started, tneir "visionary" minister earnestly asked them to observe ?uid to remember any unusual and interesting things that they might see in the missionary countries through which the party was to travel. In Korea, one day, they saw in a field by the side of the road, a boy pulling a rude plough, which scratched the loose soil, while an old man held the plough-handles. The lawyer was amused, and took a snap shot of the scene. "That's a curious picture! I sup pose they are very poor," he said to the missionary who was guide to the party. "Yes," was the quiet reply. "That is the family of Chi Noui. When the church was being built they were eager to give something to it, but they had no money, so they sold their only ox, and cavo the money to the church. This spring they are pulling the plough themselves." The lawyer and the business man by his side were silent for some mo ments. Then the business man said: "That must have been a real sacri fice." "They did not call it that," said the missionary. "They thought it was fortunate that they nad an ox to sell." ? ? ? The lawyer and the business man had not much to say. But when they reached home the lawjer took that picture to his minister and told him the story. "I want to double my pledge to the church," he said, "and give me somo plough work to do, nlease." "I have never known what sacri fice for the church meant. A converted heathen taught me. I am ashamed to say I have never yet given any thing to my church that cost me any thing." How much doos tho average modern church member ever sacrifice for his religion? How many that call them selves Christians ever sold the ox an<L then harnessed themselves to the plough? ? Youth's Companion. ECHOES FROM THE OTHER NII>E. Will You Henil n Ilo-echo? Miss McUobert writes from China "Very many thanks for the postcards, and we did appreciate those you sent previously: they looked so much tnor<? imposing mounted on the red card* board, and so were kept as extras. How much' the Chinese do appreciate picture cards, and when I am teach ing the girls I give ono or two away, as they are even a treat to tho grown up people." WHO WILL SEND MOKE CARDS? Some good outgrown dresses were sent to a busy mother who was giv ing as much time as possible to the saving of souls over there, and this echo came back: "It does mean so much to a busy mother kept going all day and until 11 o'clock at night to get something already made. If the home people could know, many of their children's outgrown clothes would come out to help, and it is such a help." Who will send more clothes? LA FA YKTTE PRE8BYTERIAL*"" GROUP CONFERENCES. During the past week three Group Conferences, embracing practically all societies in the Presbyterial, havo been held at Sweet Springs, Corder and Marshall. These conferences, held throughout the Synod, are prov ing to be most beneficial. Eva M. Cavers, Publicity Committee. LANCASTER, TEX. All the circles of the Woman's Auxiliary of the Presbyterian church met as usual for their monthly pro gram at the church Monday after noon at 4 o'clock, the subject for study being "Far Away Japan." After good reports from each circle chairman our Secretary of Assembly'') Home Missions very ably presented the book our study class will use in October, insisting that we have a full class with each' heart earnestly de siring to know more of the needs of Christ's kingdom that we may be loyally busy. Mrs. Wallace was to have been the program leader for the meeting, but being away on her summer vacation, five Japanese ladies appeared at the critical moment, each making a splen did talk on the customs and the needs of the "Sunrise Kingdom." Disappearing as quietly as they came, the meeting was closed by prayer by our pastor, at the close of which the ladies were invited by the president into a beautiful Japanese apartment, where our kind Japanese fri-nds were again in evidence, serv ing delightful fruit punch and cake. It was here, as we sat upon tho mats and sipped our punch, that wo mingled together our heart words of appreciation to our beloved president and her foreign assistants for one of the happiest meetings our Auxiliary has ever experienced. Publicity Representative, MOIULE, AU. A program of unusual interest was presented at the open-air Joint Aux iliary and circle meeting of the Gov ernment Street Presbyterian church, September 21st, at the home of Mrs. Jfinifi H. Shepn. After the usual half-hour business meeting of the cir cles all came together for the In snlratlonnl meeting. The program had several fine musical members, In cluding vocal, violin and orchestral selections. Mrs. St. J. Tucker, presi dent of Mobile Prfisbyterlal, spoke nhout her first visit to and Impres sions of Montreat. The closing num ber was a pageant, "Ministering to tl.fl S'?lnts." directed by Mrs. J. F. ITo gan. Circle 5 assisted the hostess In serving refreshments during the so cial half hour. This was the last of the open-air meetings which have been well attended during the sum mer. Commencing with October, both clnile nnd Auxiliary meetings will b ? held In the church on the second and fourth Thursdays. Mrs. A. S. Denny.