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WEA Calls for Prayer for Syria Following the U.S.-led Multi-Lateral Strikes in Response to the Regime's Chemical Weapons Attack

Apr 16, 2018

Following the U.S.-led multi-lateral strikes on Syria over the weekend, targeted with precision to destroy chemical weapons with no escalation, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) leadership remains hopeful it will be an isolated incident with no retaliation.

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

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

Evangelicals Around the World Celebrate 500-Year Anniversary of the Reformation

Oct 26, 2017

500 years after Martin Luther asserted the vital importance of Scripture in his famous 95 Theses, which became a watershed moment in the lead up to the Protestant Reformation, evangelical Christians across the world have been re-affirming the Bible’s role in Christian discipleship.

WEA Secretary General Thanks Kosovo President for Law on Freedom of Religion

Oct 23, 2017

At the invitation of the Kosova Protestant Evangelical Church (KPEC), the Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) visited Kosovo to be the main speaker in a series of events highlighting the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation.

WEA Successfully Concludes First Fellowship of Emerging Leaders Training Program

Sep 15, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) successfully concluded the first Fellowship of Emerging Leaders (FEL) training program, held at its Evangelical Center in Dover, New York. Ten younger leaders from eight African and Asian countries participated in the 12-week pilot-program focused on equipping a

WEA Joins its National Member Body in the United States in Condemning White Supremacy

Aug 19, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) joins the National Association of Evangelicals, its member body in the United States, in condemning white supremacy and any other form of racism.

WEA Encourages Churches to Participate in ‘Sunday of Prayer for the Peaceful Reunification of the Korean Peninsula’ on August 13

Aug 11, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), together with the World Council of Churches and the World Communion of Reformed Churches, calls on churches to observe this August 13th as ‘Sunday of Prayer for the Peaceful Reunification of the Korean Peninsula.’ It marks the Sunday before Liberation Day when K

WEA Pilots Fellowship of Emerging Leaders Program at the Evangelical Center

Jun 22, 2017

At the beginning of this month, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) kicked off the pilot run of its Fellowship of Emerging Leaders (FEL) program hosted at the Evangelical Center in Dover, New York. The 12-week program that runs from June 6 to August 25 will equip younger leaders from different coun