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WEA Leaders Congratulate Dr. Tveit on His Re-election as General Secretary of the World Council of Churches

Jul 14, 2014

Dr. Wilf Gasser, Associate Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), and Dr. Thomas Schirrmacher, Chair of the Theological Commission of the WEA, congratulated Rev. Dr. Olav Fykse Tveit on his re-election for a second term as General Secretary of the World Council of Churches (WCC)

Registration Now Open for Entrepreneurial Leaders Conference 2014 in Vancouver and Toronto

Jul 10, 2014

Registration has opened for the Entrepreneurial Leaders Conferences (ELC) 2014 in Vancouver and Toronto. The ELC’s, a joint initiative of the Entrepreneurial Leaders Organization and the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), are the world's leading events for Christian marketplace and entrepreneurial le

Lunch With The Pope - by Brian Stiller

Jul 9, 2014

From the outset his charm set us all at ease. As we moved from the greeting hall to the conversation room, he stood by the door to turn out the lights. I noticed that gone were the papal slippers and instead shoes with dangling laces. At lunch, eaten in the cafeteria, it wasn’t the waiters who serv

Brian Stiller, WEA's Global Ambassador is Interviewed by The 700 Club Canada

Jul 8, 2014

Laura-Lynn Tyler Thompson and Brian Warren, co-hosts of The 700 Club in Canada sat down with Brian Stiller, Global Ambassador for the World Evangelical Alliance and, former President of Tyndale University and Seminary for a series of interviews for the Christian talk show on July 1st through the 4th

WEA Webinar Highlights Role of Christians and Local Churches to Engage with Refugees

Jul 8, 2014

With these words, Tom Albinson, Ambassador for Refugees, Displaced and Stateless People, opened the first in a series of webinars hosted by the World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) United Nations Team. The free webinar that was open to the public dealt with the ‘Global Refugee Crisis and The Local

Stop The Promotion of Hatred and Faith-Based Violence” – UN Rights Experts Urge Sri Lanka

Jul 7, 2014

GENEVA (2 July 2014) – Three United Nations experts on freedom of religion, minority issues, and summary executions today called on Sri Lanka to adopt urgent measures to stop the promotion of racial and faith-based hatred, and violence against Muslim and Christian communities by Buddhist groups with

The Demonic Never Travels Solo by Brian Stiller

Jul 7, 2014

I bit my upper lip and peered through misty eyes as I left the Genocide Museum in Kigali, Rwanda. That this post-card perfect central African nation could have experienced a holocaust seemed impossible. Yet, there it was. People-dehumanizing. Culture-destroying. Soul-demonizing. Life-demolishing.

WEA Representative to the UN Interviewed on Nuclear Weapons and Why Christians Should Care

Jul 2, 2014

“The explosion instantly killed or injured people within a two-kilometer radius of the hypocenter, leaving innumerable corpses charred like clumps of charcoal and scattered in the ruins near the hypocenter. In some cases, not even a trace of the person’s remains could be found. A wind (over 680 mile

Clarification about Representation of Evangelical Christians in Latin America

Jul 1, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has been surprised to read in recent weeks of claims about evangelical networks seeking to represent evangelical Christians in Latin America and beyond. Following these claims, the WEA has been asked by the leaders of the 19 national Evangelical Alliances in Lati

WEA Supports Struggling Citizens of Central African Republic During U.N. Human Rights Council

Jun 30, 2014

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) along with Caritas Internationalis co-hosted a special event about the plight of the Central African Republic during the recent U.N. Human Rights Council. The dramatic political crisis in this country led to the almost complete collapse of the state. Political le