For more than 200 years Baptist church planting in this Indian state averaged one new church a year, but now the yearly total would be equal to an average of planting one new church a day. Missionary work in this state dates back to the time of William Cary. This Church Planting Movement is occurring in one of the poorest, most oral, and indentured servant states in India.
…the yearly total would be equal to an average of planting one new church a day.
The initiation and spread of the movement was due mainly to the agricultural approach. The success, stability and strength of the movement came in the wake of an integration of radio broadcast and follow-up employing Chronological Bible Storying, with on-the-ground agricultural development steeped in evangelism and church planting methodology. Read more about the movement that produced a new church a day here.