Day 18: Hunger & Poverty

[Prevalence: North Korea, Niger, Haiti, Somalia, Ethiopia, South Sudan, CARI “When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue is parched with thirst, I the LORD will answer them; I the God of Israel will not forsake them”, Isaiah 41:17. Around the world, poverty can...

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Day 17: Iran

Historically known as Persia, Iran was one of the greatest empires of the ancient world. The country has long maintained a distinct cultural Identity within the Islamic world by retaining its own language and adhering to the Shia interpretation of Islam. Iran became an Islamic republic in 1979, after a...

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Day 16: The 10 – 40 Window

“How then will they call on Him in whom they have not believed? How will they believe in Him whom they have not heard? And how will they hear without a preacher? How will they preach unless they are sent?” Romans 10:14. The 10-40 Window is a rectangular-shaped area extending...

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Day 15 Internet evangelism & cyber-missions

Casting a new net on the internet The Internet is just one more tool that many ministries are using to reach the world for Christ. When Jesus gave the commandment, “Go ye into all the world and preach the Gospel,” the disciples were on foot. There was no television, no...

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Day 14: Saudi Arabia

Psalm 22 vs 27 – 28: “All the ends of the earth shall remember and turn to the Lord; and all the families of the nations shall worship before him. For dominion belongs to the Lord, and he rules over the nations. The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is one of...

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Day 13 Atheism [Prevalence: China, Japan, Czech Republic, France)

“For since the creation of the world God’s invisible qualities-his eternal power and divine nature-have been clearly seen, being understood from what has been made, so that people are without excuse”, Rom 1:20. While many throughout history have been indifferent toward faith, an atheist truly believes there is no God....

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Day 12 Bible translation: The remaining task

“I have hidden your word in my heart that I might not sin against you”, “Your words gives light; it gives understanding to the simple”, – Psalm 119:11, 130 The Bible is an extraordinary book. It tells the story of how God can change people’s lives from death to life...

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Day 11: Unreached People Group – Pashtun of Afghanistan

The Pashtun are a race of warriors who live mainly in Afghanistan and Pakistan. They consist of about sixty tribes, each with its own territory. Although their origin is unclear, their legends say that they are the descendants of Afghana, grandson of King Saul. However, most believe they probably arose...

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Day 10: The Church

Nearly one-third of the world – 2.1 billion people – identify themselves as Christians. Worship rises from every nation, expressed in beautifully diverse languages, cultures, and styles. This is the church of the Living God, the pillar and support of the truth. It is the Body of Christ; His bride...

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Day 9: Global refugee crisis

“The Lord is a refuge for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble”, Psalm 9:9 The defining story of the year 2015 is arguably that of refugees trekking, having drowned or stranded somewhere. Their images filled the news reports; huddled into dangerously overcrowded boats, eking out an existence in...

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