Barren, drought-ridden, and inhospitable, the Great Indian Desert sprawls across most of Rajasthan, India’s largest state. Here in the remote village of Zaira, villagers journey three to five miles in search of enough water to survive. Thanks to your support of Global Mission, a hand pump will make clean water available to these villagers and open doors for sharing the Living Water with them in the future.
Major Languages: Hindi, English, and 14 other official languages
Major Religions: Hinduism and Islam
Population: 1.17 billion
Adventist Membership: 1.5 million*
Adventist to population ratio: 1:797
Throughout the world there are thousands of people and places that are still untouched by the Adventist message. Fund #5200 will help provide the resources needed to reach into the most unreached areas of the world. Your support will take the gospel to people and places where an Adventist, or in many cases even a Christian, has never gone before.
* General Conference Office of Archives and Statistics, 147th Annual Statistical Report
Global Mission pioneers are local people who dedicate at least one year to starting new churches in areas or among people groups where there is little or no Adventist presence.
Mission 360° features inspiring stories about mission work.
One day while Rajah was holding a Bible study, a mob approached his house, brandishing sticks and swords.