Here is a recap of last years service year.
116 Branches down from 118
236 Lands reporting same as last year
107,210 Total Congregations up from last year total of 105,298
18,706,895 Worldwide Memorial Attendance up from last year total of 18,168,323
11,202 Memorial Partakers up from last years 10,857
7,508,050 Peak Publishers up from last years 7,313,173
7,224,930 Average Publishers each month up from last years 7,046,419
2.5 percentage increase which is down from last years 3.2 increase percentage.
294,368 Number of people baptized which is up from last years total of 276,233
287,960 Average Aux. Pioneers which is down from last years 304,551
844,901 Average Reg Pioneers which is up from 794,317
1,604,764,248 Hours driving around in circles which is up from 1,557,788,344
8,058,359 Average Home Bible Studies which is up from last years total of 7,619,270
155 million was spent on special pioneers, missionaries and traveling overseers which is up from the 140 million they spent last year
20,062 ordained ministers at branches up from 19,829 from last year.
What are your thoughts JWN?