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WEA Secretary General Meets Pope Francis, Discuss Promotion of Religious Freedom and Bible Distribution and Engagement around the World

Dec 15, 2017

In a private meeting on December 14, Bp Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), and Pope Francis discussed how to strengthen the promotion of religious freedom around the world. It is believed that some 100 million Christians face some form of discrimination or per

The Power of a Touch - by Amanda Jackson

Dec 7, 2017

Touching is out of fashion. It is seen as predatory. No-one seems to know what is acceptable so there is a blanket ban.

Brief Response to the Open Letter from the Evangelical Alliances of Italy, Spain and Malta

Dec 7, 2017

In response to the “open letter” released on December 1 by the Evangelical Alliances of Italy, Spain, and Malta, the WEA offers assurance that the concerns they raised in their letter are being taken very seriously. I can confirm without a doubt that there are no plans to sign such a statement as de

Christian Economic Forum 2018: Application Now Open!

Dec 4, 2017

Taking place for the very first time in Europe, CEF 2018 will be hosted in the beautiful mountains of St. Moritz, Switzerland! By exclusive invitation only, global thought leaders will convene in one of the most stunning places in the world to share new ideas, build purposeful relationships and cons

The Dark Continent Calls - by Brian Stiller

Dec 4, 2017

Driving from Rwanda into Congo is like reading two tales of one border, as a colleague noted. Just in crossing it’s obvious one is leaving one world and entering another.

Zimbabwe between a Crisis and a Kairos (Opportunity)

Nov 16, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has received the following statement from the Evangelical Fellowship of Zimbabwe (EFZ), its national member body, on the current situation in their country. It is a joint statement issed by the Zimbabwe Heads of Christian Denominations that consists of the EFZ, t

A Surprising Life Cycle - by Brian Stiller

Nov 15, 2017

If you are looking for a place to spend winter other than in Arizona or Florida, consider Rwanda. This land of a thousand valleys and countless hills is prettier than a postcard.

Role Models of Faith: Freely Offering their Lives out of Christian Love

Nov 15, 2017

According to the opinion of the evangelical theologian and mission scholar Christof Sauer, the new Apostolic Letter of Pope St. Francis with the title “There is no greater love (maiorem hac dilectionem) – on the offer of life” is to be welcomed, as far as it concerns the definition of a martyr.

Crime or Culture - by Amanda Jackson

Nov 15, 2017

The stories pouring out about sexual exploitation and inappropriate behaviour among politicians in the UK, Hollywood directors and in the ordinary experience of women leaves lots of us stunned but not surprised.

WEA Secretary General Meets Macedonian President Ivanov

Nov 6, 2017

On October 28th, Bp Efraim M. Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance together with Bp Thomas Schirrmacher paid a visit to His Excellency Dr. Gjorge Ivanov, President of the Republic of Macedonia. He was accompanied by a delegation of the Evangelical Protestant Initiative (EPI)