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WEA at the United Nations: Working at International Level to Bring Change at Local Level

Jan 28, 2015

The World Evangelical Alliance is convinced that the United Nations offers unique opportunities at international level to achieve change at national and local level. The advocacy strategy and the UN mechanisms used may change depending on the needs of WEA’s constituencies. In any case, WEA wants to

International Council Appoints Bishop Efraim Tendero as Next Secretary General of the WEA

Jan 23, 2015

The International Council (IC) of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is pleased to announce that it has, by unanimous vote, appointed Bishop Efraim Tendero as the next Secretary General of the WEA. Bishop Tendero who currently serves as the National Director of the Philippine Council of Evangelica

WEA Divine Familial Terms Oversight Group Provides Feedback to Wycliffe and SIL on Bible Translation Guidelines

Jan 23, 2015

The Divine Familial Terms Oversight Group, a group of independent experts facilitated by the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), has now given feedback to Wycliffe Global Alliance and SIL International about technical guidelines for Bible translators. Formed in April 2014 upon Wycliffe and SIL’s reque

WEA and WCC Representatives Explore Possibilities of Working Together

Jan 22, 2015

In the light of current global realities, representatives of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) and the World Council of Churches (WCC) met from 20 to 21 January in Chateau de Bossey, Switzerland to explore and discuss possible areas of future cooperation.

WEA Theological Commission Broadens Its Spectrum of Publications for Global Discussions

Jan 20, 2015

The Theological Commission (TC) of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) wants to broaden the spectrum of authors discussion global issues relevant to evangelicals worldwide. The classical tool is its theological journal, Evangelical Review of Theology, published by Paternoster Periodicals for the WE

WEA RLC Holds Annual National Training Seminar in Indonesia, Sees Launch of Religious Liberty and Advocacy Forum

Jan 2, 2015

The Religious Liberty Commission of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA RLC) recently held its annual national training seminar on the Biblical theology of persecution and advocacy in Jakarta, Indonesia. It was designed to equip persecuted church leaders and Christians to live a victorious life in C

WEA Chairman Rev. Ndaba Mazabane Appointed as Interim Leader and Spokesperson

Jan 2, 2015

The International Council (IC) of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has mandated its chairman, Rev. Ndaba Mazabane, to act as the interim leader of the WEA as of January 1st, 2015. He will serve in this role until a new CEO is appointed as successor of Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe, whose tenure ended in

[Photo Article] WEA Family Expresses Gratitude to Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe for Ten Years of Leadership, and Blesses Him for His Future at Farewell Event in New York

Dec 22, 2014

As 2014 comes to an end, Dr. Geoff Tunnicliffe concludes his ten years as Secretary General and CEO of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA). Honoring the many significant contributions he made to the WEA during his tenure, the WEA held a farewell dinner in New York, expressing gratitude to him and h

WEA Christmas Greeting: Do We Have Ears to Hear the Coming of the Prince of Peace?

Dec 19, 2014

“For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, the mighty God, the everlasting Father, the Prince of Peace.”

A Celebration of Service: Theological Commission Honors Geoff Tunnicliffe’s 10 Years of Leadership in the WEA

Dec 19, 2014

The Rev Dr Geoff Tunnicliffe’s tenure as Secretary General and CEO of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) comes to its conclusion on 31st December 2014. After 10 years of service at the WEA, Geoff discerned that it was time to step down, to make room for new leadership, and to pursue other interest