STATISTICS ON MISSIONS General
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33% of the world is under the age of 15 85% of children under 15 live in the Two-Thirds World Most people make a decision for Christ before the age of 20 --From the WEF second quarter 1996 progress report, <wef-Intl@XC.org>
QUESTION From: Jack Straus <Jbstraus@aol.com> There was a statistic that I heard at the Envision 96 conference in Lexington, KY a few weeks ago and I'm trying to remember it...
ANSWER From: firstname.lastname@example.org (Gene Brooks) According to David Bryant, "About 70% of all progress toward completing the Great Commission has taken place since 1900. Of that, 70% has occurred since World War II. And 70% of that has come about since 1992. David Bryant, THE HOPE AT HAND, (Grand Rapids: Baker, 1995), p. 221.
TOP 10 MISSIONS HAPPENINGS THIS CENTURY
QUESTION From: Kev Roy <email@example.com> After giving a mobilizing spiel to a short-term team recently one of my victims asked me to send him a list of the "top ten missions happenings this century" which he could use to motivate and mobilize his own youth group. Would anyone like to offer their lists or candidates?