Praying for the Nations
This week's prayer for the nations will focus on the nation of TANZANIA.
Capital City: Dar es Salaam
Major People Groups: Bantu peoples 86.3%,
Swahili 7.8%, Nilotic 2.2%, Cushitic 1.7%, Khoisan 0.3%, other 1.7%
Religion: Christian 54.07%, Muslim 31.20%,
Ethno 12.97%, Hindu 0.90%, Baha'i 0.43%, Non 0.40%
Language: Swahili, English
GDP Per Capita: $3,300
Literacy Rate: 77.9%
Pray for emphatic Biblical teaching in the churches that will, in turn, impact other spheres of society (i.e. poverty, witchcraft, radical Islam).
Pray for trained, mature Christian leaders who will be able to evangelize the unreached in a predominantly rural nation.
Pray for more effective Bible translation teams and initiatives.