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WEA Secretary General Meets United Nations’ Head António Guterres in New York

Sep 6, 2018

World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) Secretary General Bp Efraim Tendero met with United Nations (UN) Secretary General António Guterres at the UN Headquarters in New York to talk about their shared concern for human rights, religious liberty and social issues. Serving some 600 million evangelicals in m

Rev. Raymond Swatkowski Appointed as WEA Deputy Secretary General for Operations

Aug 21, 2018

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is pleased to announce that Rev. Raymond Swatkowski has been appointed as its Deputy Secretary General for Operations as of September 1, 2018. In his new role, he will work out of WEA’s Wheaton office and oversee all the operational functions, including administr

WEA Announces New Members of Its International Council

Jul 24, 2018

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is pleased to announce the names of the new members of its International Council (IC). Nominated and affirmed by its regional and national Evangelical Alliance members in an electronic election, the IC will serve as WEA’s governing board until the upcoming Genera

“I Was a Stranger and You Welcomed Me” - Participate in #WorldRefugeeSunday on June 17th and 24th

May 22, 2018

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) invites churches to participate in the upcoming World Refugee Sunday on June 17 and 24 and be inspired to action by Jesus’ parable of welcoming the stranger. Together with the Refugee Highway Partnership and many other contributors, WEA has prepared a rich resour

Take Up the Challenge of ‘Mutual Love’ as Witness for Peace, Unity and Discipleship Urges Global Christian Forum Message

May 4, 2018

Christians are called to take up together the challenges of peace, unity and costly discipleship the Global Christian Forum has said in a 27 April closing Message to the churches of the world sent from Bogotá, Colombia.

WEA Calls for Prayer for Syria Following the U.S.-led Multi-Lateral Strikes in Response to the Regime's Chemical Weapons Attack

Apr 16, 2018

Following the U.S.-led multi-lateral strikes on Syria over the weekend, targeted with precision to destroy chemical weapons with no escalation, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) leadership remains hopeful it will be an isolated incident with no retaliation.

Dr. Rob Brynjolfson WEA’s Director for Leadership Development Moves on to Direct Global Expansion of Context-Based Leadership Program

Mar 29, 2018

Having served the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) for the past decade as its Director for Leadership Development and Director of the Leadership Institute, Dr. Rob Brynjolfson accepted an invitation to head up the global expansion of a leadership program at a Canadian-based Seminary. The WEA family

WEA Raises Concerns as Algeria Steps Up Restrictions against Christians, Calls for Prayer

Feb 27, 2018

In light of increasing government pressure on churches and believers in Algeria, the World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) Religious Liberty Commission (RLC) has issued a statement on the situation, calling on authorities to ensure religious freedom for people of all faiths. At the same time, L'Église

WEA Mourns the Passing of Rev. Dr. Billy Graham, But Celebrates His Legacy

Feb 22, 2018

As news of Rev. Dr. Billy Graham’s passing at 99 years of age spread through the world today, the Christian community said goodbye to the one who helped defined the Christian message of the past few decades, more than any other. Bp Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance

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