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Where yeast is a good metaphor - by Dr Brian Stiller

Jan 19, 2018

Pakistan got a black eye by instituting blasphemy laws and by a public outcry over its corresponding results. In effect a neighbor can cry out an accusation that you have blasphemed the prophet or defiled the Quran. This in minutes can escalate into mob rule resulting in a burned down house or death

WEA Welcomes New Advocacy Officer to Strengthen Human Rights Mission in Geneva

Jan 12, 2018

Since 2012, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has a permanent presence at the UN Human Rights institutions in Geneva, Switzerland. Its main focus is to work with National Evangelical Alliances to ensure their voice is heard by their governments when social policies and human rights are reviewed.

WEA Issues Official Statement in Response to Open Letter from Three Evangelical Alliances on Its Relations with Other Church Bodies

Jan 10, 2018

This statement represents the World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) official response to an open letter dated December 1, 2017 (released on December 6) by the national Evangelical Alliances (EAs) of Italy, Spain, and Malta, expressing concern about an alleged “ecumenical agenda” of the WEA. We have del

Interview with Dr Johannes Reimer: From Red Army to Leading a Global Missions Movement

Jan 10, 2018

Watch the interview with Dr Johannes Reimer, WEA's Director for Peace & Reconciliation

New Year, new me. Really? - by Amanda Jackson

Jan 10, 2018

Goodness, I could feel totally inadequate if I tried to follow all the New Year’s advice on looking younger, stronger, slimmer and happier (as well as better paid).

Welcome the New Year with FAITH

Dec 28, 2017

We welcome 2018 with faith in God amidst the challenges, uncertainties, and problems that lie ahead. We can put our confidence in the words of encouragement spoken by the prophet Isaiah to the people of Israel. Isaiah 54:1-17 shows us how we can have a good future.

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.