Displaying 91-100 of 2605 result(s).

WEA Christmas Greeting - The Three Gifts to the Shepherds

Dec 21, 2017

In the Gospel of Luke 2:8-20, we read that the birth of Christ — announced by the angel to the shepherds — gave them Good News of great joy and brought three specific gifts.

Casting a Vision for Women in African Churches

Dec 21, 2017

Three weeks ago, a small and committed group of women met in Nairobi for a vision sharing and planning time. Meetings like this one revive enthusiasm, build connections, help women to share good ideas and encourage practical strategies. Nothing quite replaces face to face time and all the women went

WEA Secretary General Meets Pope Francis, Discusses 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.