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WEA Expresses Solidarity with Christians in Burkina Faso amid Increasing Violence, Joins Call for Prayers for Peace

Dec 3, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) mourns the killing of pastors and other innocent civilians in recent targeted attacks in Burkina Faso and joins the Federation of Evangelical Churches and Missions (FEME), WEA’s national member body, in their call for prayer and support from churches and believer

WEA and United Bible Societies Sign Agreement to Strengthen Partnership and Collaboration

Nov 19, 2019

In a simple ceremony at the WEA General Assembly in Bogor City, Indonesia on November 11th, a ministry partnership between WEA and the United Bible Societies (UBS) had been formalized. Bp Efraim Tendero, WEA Secretary General, said at the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), “We are so

Cuban and Algerian Governments Prevent Evangelical Leaders from Participating in WEA General Assembly

Nov 12, 2019

As the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) gathered its global constituency of over 130 regional and national Alliances and more than one hundred evangelical ministries and organizations for its General Assembly (GA) in Jakarta, Indonesia, both the Cuban and Algerian governments increased pressure on e

WEA General Assembly in Indonesia Kicks Off with Colorful Opening Ceremony

Nov 8, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) General Assembly (GA) started off with a colorful opening ceremony that saw 800 participants from 92 countries joined by several thousand Indonesian believers from across the country. The GA brings together WEA’s constituency of regional and national Alliances

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

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

WEA Appeals to Algeria to Re-Open Forcibly Closed Churches

Aug 12, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) calls on Algerian authorities to guarantee freedom of worship to churches and to religious institutions, and to allow all closed churches to re-open.

WEA Launches AD 2020 Global Year of the Bible

Aug 10, 2019

In his keynote address at the Jesus Global Youth Day, Bishop Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), highlighted the unparalleled role of the Bible in over thousands of years in the history of the world. “Properly understood, the Bible points us to the Creator whos

WEA and Refugee Highway Partnership Encourage Churches to Participate in World Refugee Sunday on June 16 / 23

May 23, 2019

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) together with the Refugee Highway Partnership (RHP) call on churches to participate in the upcoming World Refugee Sunday (WRS) on June 16 or 23 – the Sundays before and after the United Nation’s World Refugee Day. The 2019 WRS Resource Pack provides pastors and c