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"Modern Fathers" Author Interview - Fathers Cannot Mother Their Kids

Oct 16, 2019

The newest volume of the WEA World of Theology Series offered for global discussion is the adapted English translation of the book ‘Modern Fathers’ by Thomas Schirrmacher, Associate Secretary General of WEA. The book is co-published in an US edition with Wipf & Stock, and in an European edition with

A New Director for Missions and Evangelism Appointed

Oct 17, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has appointed Dr. Jay Matenga as the next Executive Director of the WEA’s Mission Commission (WEA MC). Jay was selected after a thorough search by the Mission Commission’s Global Leadership Council from a number of quality applicants. Jay succeeds David Ruiz, who

WEA Expresses Deep Concern Over Suffering of Vulnerable People, Including Christians, on Border of Syria and Turkey

Oct 15, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), serving and representing some 600 million evangelicals in 130 countries, is deeply concerned about the recent developments in the border region between Syria and Turkey and calls for prayer for the thousands of vulnerable people at risk of further suffering. The

UN Human Rights Council: WEA highlights issues in Algeria, Bhutan, India, US, CAR and Nepal

Oct 11, 2019

During the 42nd session of the UNHRC in Geneva, the World Evangelical Alliance called on the international community to protect religious freedom and peace. See more: http://evangelicalfocus.com/world/4788/Wea_un_human_rights_council

Director of the WEA Sustainability Center Officially Appointed as a Member of the UN Faith Council

Oct 9, 2019

In July 2019, the Director of the World Evangelical Alliance Sustainability Center (WEASC), Matthias Boehning, was officially appointed as a member of the Faith Advisory Council for the United Nations Inter-Agency Task Force on Religion and Development. Prior to the official appointment, Mr. Boehnin

AEA Holds Theological Consultation in Nairobi With 300 Church Leaders

Oct 4, 2019

The Association of Evangelicals in Africa held a Theological Consultation in Nairobi, Kenya throughout the week (September 9th through 13th). Approximately 300 church leaders from the National Evangelical Alliances, theological educators, publishers and grassroots pastors gathered from 27 countries

WEA Leader Speaks at South African Theological Seminary's Commencement

Oct 1, 2019

Thomas Schirrmacher, Associate Secretary General for Theological Concerns of the World Evangelical Alliance, was the commencement speaker at the Graduation of the South African Theological Seminary (SATS) in Sandon near Johannesburg in May 2019.

WEA Leader Visits Local Christians in Brunei and Laos

Sep 27, 2019

Thomas Schirrmacher visited Laos and Brunei to draw attention to the situation of Christians living in countries where local Christians are not allowed to have contact with foreign Christians.

Register for Webinar on the Occasion of the Season of Creation - September 30, 2019, 2 pm CET

Sep 25, 2019

“On the Occasion of the Season of Creation – How Churches can Really Engage in Creation Care”

WEA Joins in Endorsing AD 2020 Global Year of the Bible

Sep 19, 2019

On September 16th, around 80 Christian leaders from 24 different countries gathered at the Museum of the Bible in Washington, DC to announce and declare their support for AD 2020 Global Year of the Bible. It is becoming evident that this yearlong emphasis on the Bible is a God-inspired movement beca