• Each minute 162 people are born on earth.
  • Every day 233,280 people are born on earth, or 85,147,500 people per year.
  • Every day 10% of a comparable number of people hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ and put their faith in Him for salvation and eternal life.
  • Every day 23% hear the Gospel and do not believe.
  • Every day 67% of a comparable number of people do not even get a chance to hear the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
  • The current world population is about 7,210,000,000 and increasing by approximately 233,280 people per day.
  • Approximately 10% of the world’s population is evangelical believers.
  • According to a Gordon Cromwell University Study on Global Missions, by June of 2015, $367.4 billion dollars will be given to all Christian causes in North America, but only $19.4 billion dollars or 5.28% will be directed to global foreign missions to win the world outside of North America to Christ.
  • The International Mission Board (IMB), of the Southern Baptist Convention, as of March, 2016, has 3,941 full-time missionaries serving throughout the world.
  • IMB full-time missionaries and volunteer short-term missionaries from churches in the USA have engaged 949 people groups throughout the world.
  • The number of unreached and unengaged people groups is 3,201.
  • More missionaries are being sent from non-Western churches than from the traditional mission-sending bases of the West.
  • In 2000, the Bible had been made available to people of 6,700 language groups, leaving 6,800 language groups with no access at all.
  • South Korea is the most evangelical nation on earth (per capita), and sends out more missionaries around the world than any other nation.
  • The Jesus Film, a very effective evangelistic film developed by Campus Crusade for Christ in 1979, has been translated into over 1,000 languages.
  • According to World Watch, the ten top countries for persecution of Christians are North Korea, Saudi Arabia, Afghanistan, Iraq, Somalia, Maldives, Mali, Iran, Yemen, and Eritrea.
  • According to World Christian Trends, by David Barrett and Todd Johnson, 67% of all humans from AD 30 to the present have never even heard the name of Jesus.
  • The lead focus of God’s Kingdom work has shifted from the West to the continents of Africa, Asia, and South America. Christianity is growing at an explosive rate in these parts of the world.
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Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. All this is from God, who through Christ reconciled us to himself and gave us the ministry of reconciliation.

2 Corinthians 5:17-18