Day 65: Be blessed
In 2010 there were 2.18 billion Christians around the world, nearly a third of the global population.
279 million (12.8% of the world’s Christian population) identify themselves as Pentecostals, 304 million (14%) are Charismatics, and 285 million (13.1%) are Evangelicals, or Bible believing Christians.
In the unevangelised world, there are 20,500 full-time Christian workers and 10,200 foreign missionaries.
In the evangelised non-Christian world, there are 1.31 million full-time Christian workers.
In the Christian world, there are 306,000 foreign missionaries to other Christian lands. Also, 4.19 million full-time Christian workers (95%) work within the Christian world.
Approximately 78.5 million Bibles are distributed globally per year.
An average of 159,960 Christians worldwide are martyred for their faith per year.
David wrote, “Those living far away fear your wonders.” V8.
You are not alone today. You are part of something global. Even people reading this devotion are doing so from the furthest points of the world. What unites us is that we are in awe of the wonders of God!
What unites us is that we are indeed blessed!