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The "House Church" Phenomenon - by Dr Brian Stiller

Jun 20, 2017

My host touched the ‘down’ button in the elevator of a high-rise apartment. Its door opened and we stepped out into underground parking. We maneuvered around cars and crates in the musty and dark basement. Then to my surprise, I saw through an ajar door a red cross with children’s toys scattered ab

WEA RLC Research & Analysis Report: Stakes are Global in Decline of Pluralism in Indonesia

Jun 15, 2017

The sentencing of Jakarta’s former governor, Basuki “Ahok” Tjahaja Purnama, a Christian and ethnic Chinese, to two years in prison for alleged blasphemy is a cause for serious concern not only for religious minorities and tolerant Muslims in the archipelago, but also in the global fight against terr

WEA Holds Associate Member Consultation in Kona, Hawaii to Strengthen Collaboration

Jun 8, 2017

Hosted by Youth With A Mission’s (YWAM) University of Nations in Kona, Hawaii, leaders of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) have met together with representatives of Associate and Church Network members to hear about their ministries and explore ways to strengthen collaboration. It was the first

WEA Geneva UN Liaison Office Searches for New Advocacy Officer

May 31, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is looking for a full-time Advocacy Officer – ideally from the Global South – to become part of the WEA Geneva UN Liaison team. The role will be key to accomplishing a new step in the team’s mission that started in 2012. The goal of the Geneva office is to streng

False Facts - by Amanda Jackson

May 24, 2017

False facts and half truths can make us unreasonably fearful. They make us suspicious and guilty. And women are specially prone to guilt.

WEA Mourns Killing of Evangelical Alliance Leader’s Family Members in Central African Republic, Renews Call for Prayer for Peace

May 24, 2017

Amidst the latest eruption of violence in the Central African Republic (CAR), the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has learnt that the youngest brother and nephew of Rev. Nicolas Guérékoyamé, the President of the Evangelical Alliance in CAR, were among those killed by rebels last week. Rev. Guérékoy

Join Churches Worldwide on May 21, 2017 to Pray for an End to Famine

May 17, 2017

More people face famine today than any time in modern history. Unfortunately, this crisis is not hitting the news and the world is not responding quickly enough. The window to deliver life-saving assistance to more than 20 million people is closing.

WEA Peace, Reconciliation and Social Justice Conference in Chisinau Seeks to Launch Regional Network

May 12, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) newly launched Peace & Reconciliation Network (PRN) is co-hosting an Eastern European Conference on Peace, Reconciliation and Social Justice in Chisinau, Moldova, on May 17-22, 2017. Focused specifically on the unique context of CIS1 countries, the conference a

Peace for the Ukraine: A Conference Co-Hosted by WEA's Peace & Reconciliation Network

May 8, 2017

There is no other Christian feast as important as Easter in the Orthodox world of Eastern Europe. Millions flood the Churches, fast, pray and celebrate. This Easter PRN together with our Ukrainian Member «Bearers of Peace» conducted a conference on peace in the capital of Ukraine, Kiev. 130 delegate

How Will Your Church Participate in #WorldRefugeeSunday on June 18 & 25?

May 3, 2017

Over 65 million people have been forced to flee their homes in what has become the biggest refugee crisis that the world has ever known. Today, 1 in every 113 people worldwide are forcibly displaced, the majority of whom are women and children. The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) calls on churches