Area: 747 sq km
Archipelago of 171 coral and volcanic islands, 36 being inhabited, 600 km east of Fiji.
Population: 104,260 Annual Growth: 0.46%
Official language: Tongan Languages: 3 All languages
Largest Religion: Christian
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The past century has been one of spiritual decline. There is a long and sad history of bitter schisms within Methodism. Politics and Church are inextricable; even the newer denominations apolitical stance assumes acceptance of the status quo. Pray for a true spirit of unity among all believers and churches, and pray for leaders who will exemplify unity with gracious and humble spirits.
For an additional 3 Challenges for Prayer see Operation World book, CD-ROM, or DVD-ROM.
The Operation World book, CD-ROM, and DVD-ROM provide far more information and fuel for prayer for the people of Tonga.