Churches Around the World to Celebrate 'Week of Prayer for Christian Unity' - Numerous denominations from across the world are set to observe time of prayer. Begins Saturday Jan. 18 and continues for 7 days.
600,000 Brazilian Evangelicals Participate in 'March for Jesus' Event Ahead of FIFA World Cup - "We're here to represent our faith and show the strength of the evangelical population, which continues to grown." According to police, the hundreds of thousands of Christians that participated in this year;s "March for Jesus" are just a small part of the nation's burgeoning evangelical population. Number of Pentecostals in South American nation rose from 26 million to 42 million.
Over 1 Million Expected to Gather for Revival Event in Colombia - City of Bogota hosting over 1 million Christians to gather for a year end revival celebration organized by Worldwide Revival Center, Centro Mundial de Avivamiento, the largest evangelical church in Latin America. "Revival At The Park" attendees will be engaging in a time of thanksgiving and prayer.
Non-Stop Prayer Movement Gains Momentum in Indonesia in 500 Cities-Christians united together to create intercessory prayer movement they hope will result in improved relations between Islam & Protestant believers since their nation is home to 13% of world's Muslim population. Five million Christians are participating in non-stop prayer throughout hundreds of cities while focusing their prayers on the govt., media, youth & social & religious issues of concern.
Over 250,000 Evangelicals March for Jesus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Stand Up for Religious Freedom - an effort to reveal how the Church is not confined within the walls of church buildings but alive and open to society. Thousands chanted together, "Governor, authority, is Jesus Christ who rules this city!"