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WEA Integrates North American Council Functions into International Council, Thanks NAC Members for their Service

Mar 29, 2018

As part of its ongoing governance restructuring, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has integrated the function of its North American Council (NAC) into the International Council (IC). The change, which comes as part of a year-long structural review, will streamline the governance process for WEA’

Easter Message: Receive the Power of the Resurrection!

Mar 27, 2018

“I pray also that the eyes of your heart may be enlightened in order that you may know the hope to which he has called you, the riches of his glorious inheritance in the saints, and his incomparably great power for us who believe. That power is like the working of his mighty strength, which he exert

WEA Mission Commission Releases New Book "Spirituality in Mission"

Mar 24, 2018

The World Evangelical Alliance Mission Commission is pleased to announce the release of its latest volume in the Globalization of Mission Series, “Spirituality in Mission: Embracing the Lifelong Journey”. It is currently ON SALE in paperback or eBook formats at William Carey Library’s new online sto

Come Before Winter - by Dr Brian Stiller

Mar 23, 2018

After brief instructions from the Lutheran Archbishop Dietrich Brauer, we processed up the center aisle of the St. Peter-and-St. Paul Lutheran Cathedral in Moscow, launching the 500th Anniversary observance of the Protestant Reformation. Robed in gowns and hats of all colors and shapes, leaders of v

WEA Introduces New Ambassador to the Ecumenical Patriarch and the Orthodox Church Community

Mar 20, 2018

On the occasion of a meeting of the heads of all major churches and confessions of Turkey at the Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul, the Associate Secretary General Bishop Thomas Schirrmacher introduced Dr Nikolay (Nik) Nedelchev personally to Bartholomew I, who as Archbishop of Constantinople and Ec

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

WEA Mourns the Passing of Rev. Dr. D. John Richard, Co-Founder of the Asia Evangelical Fellowship

Feb 16, 2018

“The passing of the Rev. Dr. D. John Richard – past general secretary of the Evangelical Fellowship of India and co-founder of the Asia Evangelical Fellowship (AEF) – reminds us all of the enormous gift of leadership this man of faith was to his country and the world,” said Bp Efraim Tendero, Secret

WEA Presents “Gospel and the Future of Cities: A Call to Action” at 9th UN World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur

Feb 16, 2018

Participating in the United Nations’ 9th World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) Creation Care Task Force (CCTF) highlighted the role of faith communities in general and evangelical churches in particular, when it comes to urbanization in the 21st century.

The Unexpected - by Brian Stiller

Feb 15, 2018

Wes Jansen and I walked the empty Saturday morning streets of Kiev, turned down Shevchenko Street and into the National Arts building, heading up to the fourth floor. The door opened and we stepped into a room of some 250 women. Most seemed older than my 75 years, but I learned most were younger. A