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WEA Joins its National Member Body in the United States in Condemning White Supremacy

Aug 19, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins the National Association of Evangelicals, its member body in the United States, in condemning white supremacy and any other form of racism.

WEA Encourages Churches to Participate in ‘Sunday of Prayer for the Peaceful Reunification of the Korean Peninsula’ on August 13

Aug 11, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), together with the World Council of Churches and the World Communion of Reformed Churches, calls on churches to observe this August 13th as ‘Sunday of Prayer for the Peaceful Reunification of the Korean Peninsula.’ It marks the Sunday before Liberation Day when K

WEA Pilots Fellowship of Emerging Leaders Program at the Evangelical Center

Jun 22, 2017

At the beginning of this month, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) kicked off the pilot run of its Fellowship of Emerging Leaders (FEL) program hosted at the Evangelical Center in Dover, New York. The 12-week program that runs from June 6 to August 25 will equip younger leaders from different coun

WEA Mourns Killing of Evangelical Alliance Leader’s Family Members in Central African Republic, Renews Call for Prayer for Peace

May 24, 2017

Amidst the latest eruption of violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has learnt that the youngest brother and nephew of Rev. Nicolas Guérékoyamé, the President of the Evangelical Alliance in CAR, were among those killed by rebels last week. Rev. Guérékoy

WEA Peace, Reconciliation and Social Justice Conference in Chisinau Seeks to Launch Regional Network

May 12, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) newly launched Peace & Reconciliation Network (PRN) is co-hosting an Eastern European Conference on Peace, Reconciliation and Social Justice in Chisinau, Moldova, on May 17-22, 2017. Focused specifically on the unique context of CIS1 countries, the conference a

How Will Your Church Participate in #WorldRefugeeSunday on June 18 & 25?

May 3, 2017

Over 65 million people have been forced to flee their homes in what has become the biggest refugee crisis that the world has ever known. Today, 1 in every 113 people worldwide are forcibly displaced, the majority of whom are women and children. The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) calls on churches

Religious Liberty Partnership Holds First Ever Consultation in Latin America; Meets with Brazilian President and Foreign Minister

Apr 17, 2017

The Religious Liberty Partnership (RLP) just concluded its annual consultation last week in the Brazilian capital city of Brasilia, with 80 key leaders from 24 countries participating. The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) was represented by its Religious Liberty Commission, its International Institu

WEA Holds International Leaders Meeting in Germany, Commemorates 500 Years of Reformation

Mar 10, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) held its annual International Leaders Meeting (ILM) last week in Bad Blankenburg, Germany under the theme of ‘Authentic Leadership in Challenging Times’. For five days, some 45 leaders from over 20 countries focused on strengthening the working relationships acr

WEA Divine Familial Terms Oversight Group Affirms Wycliffe and SIL’s Bible Translation Guidelines

Feb 20, 2017

The Divine Familial Terms Oversight Group, a group of independent experts facilitated by the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), held its third meeting to provide feedback to Wycliffe Global Alliance and SIL International concerning technical guidelines for Bible translators.

WEA Issues Call to Welcome Refugees

Jan 29, 2017

In light of recent developments related to the ongoing global refugee crisis, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is issuing the following ‘Call to Welcome Refugees’: We wholeheartedly affirm the clear teaching of the Holy Bible that the people of God are called by God to ‘love’ and ‘welcome’ the f