Kim Mun in Vietnam

Population

198,000

Christian

1.0%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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The Kim Mun believe that when bad people die they go to a terrible place, their perception of hell - a thick, dark forest with no villages or clearings. It is believed that good people will go to one of several levels of heaven, depending on how much care their eldest son gives the spirit of his dead parent. The Kim Mun worship their ancestors by sacrificing pigs three times each year to honor them.

Ministry Obstacles

Scripture is not available in the language of the Kim Mun, although Gospel recordings are available. Pray for workers.


Outreach Ideas

Some of the more heavily Christianized groups in Vietnam, such as the Roglai, may be able to take the Gospel message to the Kim Mun.


Pray for the Followers of Christ

There are a few believers among the Kim Mun. Pray they will become well grounded in the faith, sure of their relationship with Christ, growing in righteousness.


Pray for the Entire People Group

Pray these animistic people will increasingly hunger to know forgiveness for their sins, found only through the finished work of Jesus Christ.

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Country Vietnam
Continent Asia
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country Northeast Region
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People Name General Kim Mun
People Name in Country Kim Mun
ROP3 Code 105005
Joshua Project People ID 12688
Indigenous Yes
Population in Vietnam 198,000
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group Asian Yao, Dao, Highland Yao, Kem Mun, Lan Dian, Lanten, Lantien, Lenten, Lowland Yao,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Kim Mun 198,220
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Affinity Bloc Southeast Asian Peoples
People Cluster Yao-Mien
People Name General Kim Mun
Ethnic Code MSY47b
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Largest Religion Ethnic Religions
Buddhism
10.00%
Christianity
1.0%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
89.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
5.00%
Protestant
15.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
80.00%
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