Christian Information

Sources of information about Christianity and the church around the world.

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  • About Missions

    A range of mission stats gathered from other sources.
  • Being Christian in Western Europe

    Article based on Pew Research Center survey of religious beliefs and practices in Western Europe.
  • Center for the Study of Global Christianity

    The Center for the Study of Global Christianity at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary is a comprehensive resource center for Christian research. It serves as a resource for empirical information and analysis on the global Christian movement.
  • ChinaSource

    ChinaSource is a trusted partner and platform for educating the global church on critical issues facing the church and ministries in China, and for connecting Christians inside and outside China to advance the kingdom of God globally.
    Location: Littleton, CO, United States
  • Christian Research

    Christian Research: Telling the Story of the Christian Community's Life and Mission.
    Location: Swindon, Wilts
  • Council for World Mission

    The Council for World Mission is a worldwide partnership of Christian churches. The 31 members are committed to sharing their resources of money, people, skills and insights globally to carry out God's mission locally.
    Tel: 020 7222 4214
    Location: London
  • DCI Global Partnership

    Supporting people in mission on five continents since 1985 with prayer, world news, free diploma-level Schools of Mission and Support Raising, Business for Mission and Banking for the Poor projects etc.
    Tel: n/a
    Location: Nottingham
  • Ethnic Harvest

    This site provides a list of people groups categorised by country and language.
  • Filipino Christian Resources

    Resources in Tagalog and other languages of the Philippines.
    Location: Philippines
  • Glenn Myers' Briefings

    This series of eleven small books, published between 1998 and 2006, reports on the emergence of the Christian Church in unlikely places all around the world. The books are built from months of interviewing and emailing sources and cross-checking with them.
  • Global Connections 'World Prayer News'

    The Global Connections website includes a map with some information for prayer, and there is a world mission news summary in printed form which is updated bi-monthly.
  • Global Harvest

    Harvest's vision is to create a secure Global Church Database and Mapping System to gather information on churches located in any country or region of the world. Exposing the places in the world where Jesus' light does not yet shine. Mission organizations, national churches and concerned Christians working together in partnership can find the places of the world where there is no Christian community and be intentional about reaching them with the Good News of Jesus Christ.
  • Joshua Project

    The mission of Joshua Project is to highlight the peoples of the world who have the least exposure to the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Joshua Project II seeks to accomplish this through information sharing and networking. Joshua Project II is a continuation and expansion of the original Joshua Project launched in 1995 by the AD2000 and Beyond Movement.
    Location: Colorado Springs, CO, United States
  • Keston Institute

    Keston Institute, founded in 1969 under the title of Centre for the Study of Religion and Communism, has specialised in the study of all religions and all forms of religious expression in Communist and formerly Communist countries.
    Tel: n/a
    Location: York, Yorkshire
  • Mission Frontiers

    Since 1979, Mission Frontiers magazine has been providing subscribers with innovative insights on a wide range of topics from the most creative minds and well-known frontier mission thought leaders.
    Location: Pasadena, CA, United States
  • Mission Infobank

    Research resources from and for missional Christian leaders. Browse resources by topic, continent, world region or country. Designed to help you pray for, plan and present mission.
  • Mission Stats from the Traveling Team

    Stats from this US based student mobilization movement.
    Location: Conway, AR, United States
  • Operation World

    Operation World (OW) is widely regarded as the definitive volume of prayer information about the world and is the recipient of the ECPA Gold Medallion Award for Excellence in Evangelical Christian Literature.
    Location: Ware, Herts
  • People Groups

    A site with all the statistics you need about people groups in just about any country of the world.
  • Spanish Christian Resources

    A list of resources in Spanish.
    Location: Spain
  • Status of Global Christianity

    There is a one sheet 'Status of Global Christianity' table from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
  • The Friends of Israel Gospel Ministry

    This is a worldwide Christian ministry dedicated to the support of Israel, the Jewish people, and the message of the Messiah. The FOI web site features current news from Israel, articles from Israel, 'Israel My Glory' magazine, Real Audio radio programs, a secure web store, and information on the ministries of The Friends of Israel.
  • The Voice of the Martyrs

    The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM) is a nonprofit, interdenominational missions organization that serves persecuted Christians around the world.
    Location: Bartlesville, OK, United States
  • Wholesome Words 'Worldwide Missions'

    This U.S. page entitled 'Great Commission and the Harvest Fields' has collated a number of interesting physical and religious statistics about the world.
  • Window International Network

    Window International Network (WIN) is a US based nonprofit organization whose goal is to mobilize millions of Christians to pray for the 10/40 Window nations. WIN was founded in 2000 to continue the international outreach segment of the Christian Information Network. They host a worldwide initiative called 'Praying through the Window' and their website includes information on many 10/40 Window nations.
    Location: United States
  • World Christian Database

    The World Christian Database provides comprehensive statistical information on world religions, Christian denominations, and people groups. Extensive data are available on over 9,000 Christian denominations, 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as data on 5,000 cities, 3,000 provinces and 234 countries. WCD is an initiative of the Center for the Study of Global Christianity at Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.
  • World Missions Atlas Project

    This site contains maps that help to assess the current status of Missions progress throughout the world. It is a constantly expanding site that seeks to produce a strategically significant World Missions Atlas.