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WEA Inaugurates New Evangelical Center in Upstate New York to Serve the Global Church

Jan 16, 2016

Today, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) celebrated the opening of its new Evangelical Center in Dover, NY, with a ribbon cutting ceremony, inauguration service and dinner. The property that will host international conferences, meetings, and training programs is located in the vicinity of New Yor


Jan 7, 2016

ISIS WHAT IS IT? WHERE DID IT COME FROM? WHAT IS ITS INTENT? WHAT IS OUR RESPONSE?   (A Four Part Series) ISIS Part I What it is ISIS (Daesh)* is a flowering thorn attached to a stem and rooted in a life-sustaining soil. ISIS is the bloom; an extremis

A Christmas Message from the WEA

Dec 25, 2015

Imagine a band of people, caring for their sheep. The women in the tents with the children, the men, in shifts, taking care of the animals. The land is not very fertile at this time of year; the land is also occupied by foreign armies and there is a great deal of unrest and violence. This is the set

Global Evangelical Leaders Welcome Paris Climate Agreement as Historic Accomplishment

Dec 18, 2015

New York, NY - December 18, 2015 The World Evangelical Alliance's (WEA) Creation Care Task Force together with the Lausanne Creation Care Network, Tearfund, A Rocha International, and many other evangelical organizations were present at the 21st Conference of the Parties t

Staying ‘safe’ this Christmas

Dec 9, 2015

Christmas in TV adverts is a time to be with smiling family and friends, and to relax in Santa hats, sharing carefully chosen gifts. And it is tempting to yearn for a ‘safe’ celebration of tinsel, home cooked food and generosity where you don’t have to deal with outsiders or difficult issues; whe

Faith for the Climate: Hope into Action in Paris and beyond

Dec 8, 2015

  As the COP21 Conference enters it’s second week, Bishop Efraim M. Tendero The Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance reflects on his time at the conference and the role the global church can play in this issue going forward. We came from 195 c

WEA RLC Advocacy and the Biblical Theology of Persecution Training Seminar

Dec 3, 2015

Kathmandu, Nepal August 25 – 27, 2015 Introduction WEA RLC’s annual national training is designed to prepare Christians in restricted nations to face persecution. As such, the training aims to educate Christians on the biblical theology of persecution, equip them to b

Human Rights are firmly anchored in the DNA of the Christian Faith

Nov 30, 2015

  Bonner Querschnitte A Report of the International Communications Team of the Global Christian Forum

The Soul Beneath Our Skin

Nov 25, 2015

Today (November 25th) is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women. Not exactly a day to ‘celebrate’ so much as to lament, that all round the world, women live with abuse and girls grow up in fear. In some cultures, women are still seen as inferior in intelligence and stren

WEA Condemns Terrorist Attacks in Paris and Beirut, Calls Churches to Pray for France and Lebanon

Nov 14, 2015

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is grieved by the multiple attacks in Paris and Beirut that reportedly took some 170 innocent lives and wounded many more. Bp Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the WEA, said: “We condemn these coward acts of terrorism in the strongest terms and express our dee