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Vatican and WEA Ambassadors Meet in Geneva to Discuss the Persecution of Christians

Apr 7, 2017

Prof. Dr. Thomas K. Johnson, Ambassador of the World Evangelical Alliance to the Vatican, met recently with His Excellency, Archbishop Ivan Jurkovic, Apostolic Nuncio (ambassador) and Permanent Observer of the Holy See at the United Nations in Geneva. They discussed how to develop Evangelical/Roman

Demeaning or Just a Bit of Fun? - by Amanda Jackson

Mar 31, 2017

This week saw the UK begin the process to leave the EU. A big day with major implications for all of us in Europe. Amongst many potentially messy issues, Brexit could lead to another Scottish independence referendum.

WEA and Micah Global stand with Beni, DRC, at UN

Mar 27, 2017

Micah Global members in DRC have alerted Micah to the increasing violence in Beni State, DRC where the atrocities committed with impunity are an absolute travesty. The international community cannot turn a blind eye to this and we call on all governments, the United Nations and the DRC authorities t

Godfrey Yogarajah Appointed as Deputy Secretary General

Mar 27, 2017

Upon recommendation by the International Council of the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), Mr Godfrey Yogarajah was appointed to serve as Deputy Secretary General of the WEA effective immediately. He has already served as Associate Secretary General for Alliance Development since last year and will n

WEA Holds International Leaders Meeting in Germany, Commemorates 500 Years of Reformation

Mar 10, 2017

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) held its annual International Leaders Meeting (ILM) last week in Bad Blankenburg, Germany under the theme of ‘Authentic Leadership in Challenging Times’. For five days, some 45 leaders from over 20 countries focused on strengthening the working relationships acr

Luther’s Reformation Principles Live On

Mar 3, 2017

As leaders of the World Evangelical Alliance, we feel privileged to have gathered in Bad Blankenburg, Germany, which is geographically close to the birth place of the Reformation. It is a historic moment to be here in the year of the 500th anniversary.

WEA Divine Familial Terms Oversight Group Affirms Wycliffe and SIL’s Bible Translation Guidelines

Feb 20, 2017

The Divine Familial Terms Oversight Group, a group of independent experts facilitated by the World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), held its third meeting to provide feedback to Wycliffe Global Alliance and SIL International concerning technical guidelines for Bible translators.

The One Body of Christ Includes People of All Nationalities, Countries, Cultures, Languages, and Also People of All Classes and Social Milieus

Feb 3, 2017

Thomas Schirrmacher, the Associate Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance responsible for relationships among the churches, praised the “Jesus Unites” platform in a welcoming address at the Free Evangelical Church in Bonn and described it as a model for other countries. “Jesus Unites” i

Pastoring of Pastors Retreats in Ghana Ready to Offer Mentoring and Growth

Feb 2, 2017

Why are so many pastors discouraged and leaving the ministry? Why are they burning out and struggling in their marriages? One major reason is that pastors do not have a safe environment in which they can open up and express their hurt and difficulties, as they should. In order for pastors’ to do wel

An answer to Why in Africa? - by Dr Brian Stiller

Jan 31, 2017

He was the first black person I had ever met. I was a Canadian teenager and it was Sunday night church: time for the sermon. A tall, poised black preacher stood and began to speak. He had a deep, South African accent and flowing rhetoric, rich in vocabulary. I had never heard such preaching. It was