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Global Evangelical Leaders Welcome UN Habitat's New Urban Agenda Agreement as an Historic Accomplishment

Nov 9, 2016

The Lausanne/WEA Creation Care Network (LWCCN) together with Micah Global-International Society for Urban Mission (ISUM), the Christian Community Development Association (CCDA), and many other evangelical organizations were present at the United Nation’s Habitat III conference to raise an evangelica

Grace in Vietnam - by Dr. Brian Stiller

Nov 9, 2016

It was love at first sight. Built around seven lakes, Hanoi’s French architecture tells of its colonial past; and food -- always, everywhere. Streets, narrow, lined with markets of all kinds. I especially noted meat stalls, workers with cleavers cutting meat or cleaning fish side by side to market g

WEA Mission Commission highlights Polycentric Mission during Panama Global Consultation

Nov 9, 2016

The 14th Global Consultation of the World Evangelical Alliance Mission Commission recently took place in Panama, from 3 - 7 October 2016.

Mission China 2030 Jeju Summit

Nov 9, 2016

A thousand pastors and church leaders from China met on 27th Sept. in Jeju Island, an hour and a half flight south of Seoul, South Korea. This second conference of Mission China 2030 met in the Seong-Ahn Church. Pastors and mission leaders from all points in China, gathering under a vision best desc

WEA Welcomes Appointment of Mr. António Guterres as UN Secretary General Designate

Oct 13, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes today’s appointment of Mr. António Guterres as Secretary General Designate of the United Nations (UN). Serving a constituency of some 600 million evangelicals around the world, the WEA is committed to continuing to work with the UN on a wide range of iss

WEA Expands Leadership Structure, Appoints New Leaders to Prepare for Future Growth

Oct 8, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes three new leaders to its Executive Team and announces further appointments to strengthen its peace and reconciliation as well as disaster response ministry work. The expansion comes in the context of WEA’s growth over the last years and recent structural

WEA Mission Commission Appoints Rev. David Ruiz as its New Executive Director

Sep 29, 2016

The Global Leadership Council (GLC) of the World Evangelical Alliance's Mission Commission (MC) is pleased to announce that Rev. David Ruiz has been appointed as new Executive Director of the MC. He succeeds Dr. Bertil Ekström who has led the MC for the past ten years and is passing on the leadershi

Women, work and worth by Amanda Jackson

Sep 20, 2016

And if you look at media aimed at women, you’d think money was only good for spending on personal indulgences. Saving? Wise management? Don’t worry your blonde-highlighted head about that. But women and men need to be wise about money, so we can have enough for our needs, be content with all we have

Brazil - A New Force in Mission by Brian Stiller

Sep 20, 2016

Brazil, a country of over one hundred and fifty languages among 450 tribes gives up stories of heroic proportion, missionaries who have given life and limb to reach back into the upstream of culture, living in primitive circumstances all to first create written form of local languages and dialects,

WEA RLC Research & Analysis Report: What’s Nepal’s Problem with Religious Freedom?

Sep 20, 2016

Eight Christians were recently arrested on charges of seeking to convert students at schools by distributing a booklet on the life of Jesus, which is Nepal’s first case related to practice of religion since the nation adopted a new constitution last year to complete its transition from a Hindu monar