Prayer is a mystery and difficult to measure. However, we can look at some of the changes occurring in the past and draw inferences from them.
Over 100,000 U.S. churches, representing nearly every U.S. denomination, are estimated to have taken part in the IDOP. Christians in over 130 countries remembered the persecuted on the IDOP. Christian churches are growing in awareness of the problem and coming together in unity to pray for fellow believers. Christian leaders in restricted nations report that they are experiencing a new boldness in their witness to others. There has been increased media coverage of the problem of persecution in both secular and Christian publications. (In the U.S., such publications include The Denver Post, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Focus on the Family with Dr. James Dobson, Christianity Today, and Message of the Open Bible … Read more
Source : http://www.persecutedchurch.org