South Korea

General Information

  • Area: 100,363 sq km
  • Population: 51,780,579 (2020 census)
  • Capital: Seoul
  • Main Religion:  No religion(56%), Christianity(27.6%), Buddhism(15.5%)…
  • Official Language: Korean

Challenges for Prayer

  1. Positive modern developments brought new problems such as more suicides, Internet addiction, and less sensitivity to violence in the media. Pray for wisdom for leaders, and justice for the most vulnerable

  2. Pray that political and Christian leaders might be ready, and make wise decisions for the healing of all Korea and for a reunited Korea.

  3. Pray for humility, reconciliation, and a spirit of cooperation in the Korean Church.

  4. Pray for over 20,000 Korean mission workers who pray and work at the field.

  5. Pray for a new generation that will go to the field, pray for nations, and support missions work and also pray for good preparation for cross-cultural mission.

Source: Molly Wall, Pray for the World, 2015