Displaying 131-140 of 300 result(s).

WCC and WEA speak with a common voice on Sudan

Nov 19, 2010

November 11, 2010The leaders of the World Council of Churches and World Evangelical Alliance came together recently to say their organizations and member churches are speaking with a common voice when it comes to the January 2011 referendum in Sudan.They said the referendum, which will be held 9 Jan

World Evangelical Alliance Calls for Global Day of Prayer for Sudan

Nov 9, 2010

November 8, 2010 At this historic juncture for the people of Sudan, the World Evangelical Alliance is asking Christians to observe a global day of prayer on December 5th, 2010. The people of Sudan have experienced terrible loss of life and suffering in the last half century as a result of prolonged

World Evangelical Alliance seeks greater collaboration among Christians at Lausanne III

Oct 19, 2010

October 19, 2010 The World Evangelical Alliance has spoken of the need for greater levels of partnership among evangelicals as they seek to present the Gospel to the world in the face of unprecedented challenges.  WEA Secretary General Dr Geoff Tunnicliffe made the call in an address at th

The WEA is very disappointed over the absence of the Christian Delegation from China at the Third Lausanne Congress

Oct 17, 2010

October 17, 2010 As 4,500 participants from around the world gather together for the Third Lausanne Congress in Cape Town, the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) is very disappointed that the Christian delegation from China is not with us. The input from one of the most significant nations will be mis

The World Evangelical Alliance assures Southern Sudanese leaders of support for referendum

Oct 11, 2010

October 11, 2010 The World Evangelical Alliance has pledged action to ensure that the referendum taking place on Southern Sudan’s future next January is a success.   The WEA’s Secretary General, Dr Geoff Tunnicliffe, promised the measures in an address to Southern Sudan&rs

Christian Communities persist in prayer & action for the poor as World Leaders reflect on MDG promises

Sep 21, 2010

21 September 2010 New York Christians from across the city gathered yesterday to pray for the poor and to take action over Millennium Development Goal promises, at a unique worship service hosted by Micah Challenge International and Micah US. The service was held last night to mark the United Na

WEA saddened by Terry Jones` latest statement

Sep 16, 2010

September 16, 2010The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), reflecting the convictions of the vast majority of evangelical and other Christians in the world, is saddened by Terry Jones’ false representation of the grace and truth of Jesus Christ.  An apology would have contributed to reducing

WEA chief asks international community to share same concern for acts of aggression against all faiths

Sep 10, 2010

September 10, 2010 The International Director of the World Evangelical Alliance, Dr Geoff Tunnicliffe, has welcomed the unanimous condemnation of a Florida church’s plan to burn copies of the Koran, but asks that the same level of concern be shown when acts of aggression are committed against

Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance condemns burning of Qur’an

Sep 9, 2010

September 9, 2010 The CEO and Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance, Dr Geoff Tunnicliffe, has issued a statement unequivocally rejecting the burning of the Qur’an.   The statement is in response to the plans of the Dove World Outreach Center, located in Gaine