General Information

  • Area: 36,125 sq km
  • Population: 1,968,001 (2020 estimate)
  • Capital: Bissau
  • Main Religion: Islam(45.1%), Traditional faiths(30.9%), Christianity(19.7%)…
  • Official Language: Portuguese

Challenges for Prayer

  1. Pray that God would raise up righteous leaders for the people.

  2. Pray that the Church might continue to show practical love and compassion, and to work for peace and reconciliation.

  3. Pray for trained, passionate national workers to go to the remote and unreached parts of Guinea-Bissau and the entire region.

  4. Pray for missionaries to work together well with one another and with the national Church. Pray also for a greater focus on reaching the unevangelized.

Source: Molly Wall, Pray for the World, 2015