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Sri Lanka: Air raid by LTTE over Colombo

Apr 30, 2007

On Saturday 28th April, the whole of Sri Lanka was watching the World Cup cricket finals on TV, cheering the Sri Lankan team against defending champions Australia. Suddenly the city of Colombo was plunged in to darkness. Residents in some areas reported hearing two loud explosions while many areas i

India: Pastor brutally attacked in Jaipur, Rajasthan

Apr 30, 2007

The Evangelical Fellowship of India is disturbed and strongly condemns the recent attack on pastor Walter Masih at Jaipur by anti-Christian elements. Walter Masih, a pastor of a house church in Jaipur, Rajasthan was beaten up allegedly by 20 Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) and Bajrang Da

India: EFI Annual Convention- Advertisement space available

Apr 30, 2007

From May 29-June 1, 2007, the Evangelical Fellowship of India will host the 56th Annual Convention at Rabindra Mandap, Near PMG Square, Unit IV, Bhubaneswar, Orissa. The convention will see about a thousand participants and will focus on the areas of Spiritual encouragement and Christian growth. T

Martin Bucer Seminary says Good Bye to Student Necati Aydin

Apr 28, 2007

“Rejoice that your names are written in heaven.” This text from Luke 10:20 set the tone for the funeral of Necati Aydin on April 21, 2007, in Izmir, Turkey. He was one of three Christians murdered by Islamic extremists in Malatya, Turkey, on April 18, 2007. Ugur Yüksel and Ti

Turkey: Where Christians are seen as a Threat

Apr 28, 2007

The murder of 3 Protestant Christians in Malatya, (400,000 residents) last week (April 17, 2007) horrified the world. This event makes the internal tensions within ever more clear, particularly those arising from the various contradictory movements and ideologies which are shredding the so

I Simply Cried.

Apr 28, 2007

NB: For purposes of publication, the designation “BQ” may be replaced by the name of a newspaper or a particular person. BQ represented all those interested in the recent tragedy in Turkey. For more comments, Thomas Schirrmacher may be reached by telephone under Int49- 0228 - 9650381.

WEA Welcomes Dr. David J. Jang to the North American Council

Apr 26, 2007

For Immediate Release The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes Dr. David J. Jang, president of Olivet Center for World Mission (OCWM) in San Francisco, Calif. as the newest member of the Alliance \'s North American Council. "We are delighted by Dr. Jang’s appointment

WEA Opens New Office in New York

Apr 25, 2007

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA), in collaboration with the Evangelical Assembly of Presbyterian Churches, announced on Tuesday that it has opened a new office in New York, a key strategic location for the Alliance to expand its advocacy efforts for religious freedom and increase the impact o

Three Martyred in Malatya

Apr 25, 2007

The verse on Necati Aydin\'s casket is from Phillipians 1:21 - "For me to live is Christ and to die is gain."As severe and horrendous as their suffering and deaths were, so the response of the two wives is even more extraordinary and amazing. Both have publicly forgiven the perpetrators - those who

Mission Commission: Worth Keeping: Global Perspectives on Best Practice in Missionary Retention

Apr 24, 2007

Details on-line: http://www.missionbooks.org/worthkeeping/ Dear Colleagues in Global Mission, We greet you in the High Name of Jesus our King and Victor. On behalf of the WEA Mission Commission we are pleased to announce the May 2007 release of our newest book in the Globalization of Mission