Day 27

Turkey, SE Europe and SW Asia
Population: 79,414,000
Chief of State: President Recep Tayyip Erdo─čan
Head of Gov.: Prime Minister Ahmet Davuto─člu
Christians: 0.3%
Evangelical Christians: 0.0%
Dominant Religion: Sunni Islam
Persecution Ranking: 31st
Life Expectancy: 73.55 Years
Literacy Rate: 98.78%
Population Below Poverty Line: 16.9%
Refugees Living in Turkey: 1,694,838

Pray for Turkey - facebook page

  • Bless the authorities that were involved in releasing Pastor Andrew Brunson from prison in late 2018.
  • Bless the president and authorities that they might not cling to or look to increase their own power and control.
  • In a nation of some 60 million people, there are only about 6000 Christian Believers. Bless Turkish Muslims with an understanding that there is a very real alternative in Jesus Christ.
  • Ask God to continue to open the doors for visas and ministry opportunities for international Christian workers (The Bible, Ephesians 1:13-14).

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Free at Last: Andrew Brunson Released by Turkey After Two Years (Christianity Today)

North Korea, East Asia
Population: 24,983,000
Chief of State: Kim Jong-un
Head of Gov.: Premier Pak Pong-ju
Christians: 1.5%
Evangelical Christians: 1.0%
Dominant Religion: Non-Religious
Persecution Ranking: 1st
Life Expectancy: 70.11 Years
Literacy Rate: 99%
Population Below Poverty Line: Unknown
Refugees Living in North Korea: Unknown

Pray for North Korea - facebook page

  • Following the historic meetings between North Korean, South Korean and US leaders, we bless the nation of North Korea to turn a corner on a road to greater freedom.
  • Bless this nation with a resounding shout of Truth that will shatter the lies and darkness of the enemy that keeps them bound to the illogical dictatorship of Kim Jong-un.
  • Bless the 50,000 Christian Believers in this nation serving prison and labor camp sentences that they may experience endurance and hope.
  • Bless the nation with the gift of hope for its future that can be found in the love of Jesus (The Bible, Psalm 47:1).

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