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Türkiye is the gateway between Europe and the Middle East and a key strategic field for reaching into Central Asia.

Even though the majority of the New Testament’s pages were originally written to believers living in its ancient borders, Türkiye is considered home to the world’s largest population unreached with the Gospel. Among its 81 million people, there are very few Christian congregations, and many of those are small and established within the past several years.


News from Türkiye

June 5, 2023

Turkish churches helping with long-term quake recovery

Turkiye (MNN) — Turkiye is at a crossroads as they rebuild not just earthquake-hit areas, but the country. Bruce Allen with FMI says, “One hundred and forty-thousand […]
May 22, 2023

Uncertainty prior to Turkiye run-off presidential election

Turkiye (MNN) — Most people expected by now that we would have a winner from Turkiye’s presidential election last weekend. That was not the case. For the […]
May 22, 2023

Hope for unreached people in Muslim nations

MENA (MNN) — The International Day for the Unreached (IDU) is Sunday, May 28; a day to raise awareness for one-third of the global population who’ve never heard of […]
April 10, 2023

Christian team in Turkiye told to stop earthquake aid

Turkiye (MNN) — Radical Islamists in Turkiye are blocking Christians from bringing in earthquake aid. Yet, it is not stopping ministry efforts or the spread of […]
March 21, 2023

Post-quake in Turkiye, many kids are orphaned and out of school

Turkiye (MNN) — Around 4.6 million children lived in the 10 provinces of Turkiye that were hit by the earthquake. Civil society groups have been scrambling […]
February 28, 2023

Turkish Christians on the frontlines of quake relief

Turkiye (MNN) — It has been three weeks since the 7.8-magnitude earthquake killed more than 50,000 people in Turkiye and Syria. Another 5.6-magnitude aftershock hit Turkiye’s Malatya […]