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Caribbean: Seales\' Partnership Letter - Sep. 2006

Oct 4, 2006

September 14-17 I had the wonderful opportunity to be part of the 50th anniversary celebrations at the New Testament Baptist Church in Philipsburg, St. Maarten. The services were well-attended and the response to the preaching was encouraging. I ministered from the material that is use

Eritrea: Appalling religious situation continues to deteriorate

Oct 2, 2006

Recent reports from Compass Direct (CD) indicate that the appalling religious situation in Eritrea continues to deteriorate.CD reports: "Newly compiled statistics smuggled out of Eritrea indicate that at least 1,918 Eritrean citizens are imprisoned and being subjected to torture and forced labor bec

International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP)

Sep 28, 2006

The global website for the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP) will open on October 12, one month before the IDOP Day November 12. Some countries will pray one Sunday earlier or one Sunday later but November 12 is the most common day for IDOP in the world, says Johan Candel

Theological Commission: Pastoral Statement on Fundamentalism

Sep 27, 2006

The WEA TC held a Mini-Consultation on the topic, Theological Reflection on Religious Fundamentalism as a Global Issue, in which key note papers were delivered by Professor Yusufu Turaki and Dr Rolf Hille, supported by three other papers by Dr Matt Cook, Dr David Parker and Dr Claus Schwambach, with

Theological Commission: HIV and AIDS – Response and Action

Sep 27, 2006

The WEA TC, in conjunction with World Vision, , held a workshop on HIV and AIDS September 20-21, 2006, led by Dr Ken Gnanakan and Dr Danny McCain with about 15 other local participants. At the conclusion, the following statement was prepared for international circulation.

Evangelicals: Violence Against Women an Integral Part of Prostitution

Sep 22, 2006

The Evangelical community across the Caribbean is deeply concerned about the proposal to license sex workers in the region for the Cricket World Cup. We are unalterably opposed to such a move. Our position is taken on these grounds:

Pakistan: The Perils of Attempting Hudood Reform

Sep 22, 2006

In 1979 Pakistan\'s military dictator Mohammad Zia-ul-Haq launched his program to Islamise Pakistan. The first step was the introduction of Hudood Ordinance.

My house shall be a house of prayer for all the nations

Sep 21, 2006

Jesus loves the nations. So much so, that he died for them. He also loves it when we love the nations. Sometimes it is difficult for us to express this love because of our natural ethnocentricity. One way of experiencing God\'s heart for the nations is through praying for them.

European Women\'s Commission: Report from Bulgaria

Sep 20, 2006

Under the authority of local church government and in support of it, spiritually and socially mature women are needed to contribute to the healthy life and growth of the Body of Christ, serving and shepherding other women according to the biblical pattern. When women are cared for and nurtured spiri

Bosnia and Herzegovina: Religious tensions rising

Sep 20, 2006

This comprehensive posting on the rising ethnic-religious tensions in Bosnia and Herzegovina consists of two parts: an examination of the present situation, and an overview of the history that has created its context.