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WEA Mission Commission Searches for New Executive Director – Application Deadline April 30, 2016

Mar 23, 2016

Dear friends, Peter Tarantal, the Chair of the Global Leadership Council of the WEA Mission Commission, has announced that the search is underway for an Executive Director to replace Bertil Ekstrom. After nine years in the role, Bertil has indicated that he would like to step down by October

An Easter Message from the WEA

Mar 23, 2016

One of the accusations made against the early Christians was that they were atheists because they refused to worship the gods of the temples. The idea that a group of people would gather regularly to share food, to tell stories of Jesus the Messiah, and to pray to this same Jesus seemed to some an a

Future of Burma’s Christians is Tied to Peace Process

Mar 21, 2016

WEA-RLC Research and Analysis Report --- 02/2016 -------------------------------------------------------------------------- February 29, 2016 Burma, a nation that was under military rule for decades, will now be led by democracy leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi, whose National Le

A Historic Step Towards a World Without Orphans; Christians from Around the World Come Together to See Every Child in a Loving Family

Mar 18, 2016

Making history, the Global Forum for a World Without Orphans was held on 11-14 February 2016 in Chiang Mai, Thailand. For four days, 450 leaders from 60 countries gathered to activate, connect, and equip the Body of Christ worldwide to address the orphan crisis and see every child growing up

WEA Secretary General Speaks on Gospel and Religious Extremism at Conference in Bethlehem, Calls for Recognition of Evangelicals in the Holy Land

Mar 16, 2016

World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) Secretary General Bp Efraim Tendero spoke on ‘the Gospel and Religious Extremism’ at the fourth Christ at the Checkpoint conference in Bethlehem, calling for religious and political leaders to move away from exclusive territorial claims and instead commit to dialogue

WEA Concludes International Leadership Forum 2016 in Korea with Partnership Strategies Addressing Global Issues

Mar 5, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) has concluded its International Leadership Forum (ILF) 2016 in Seoul, Korea. The annual gathering brought together some 90 leaders from 40 countries to strengthen partnership across organizational and geographical boundaries in key issues facing the Church today.

ILF2016 Participants Send 'A Message of Goodwill from the WEA to All the People of Korea'

Mar 4, 2016

Participants at WEA's International Leadership Forum (ILF) in Seoul, Korea, prepared a statement on the situation of the divided Korea. 'A Message of Goodwill from the WEA to All the People of Korea' was adopted unanimously by all those who voted on Friday, March 4, 2016.

WEA International Leadership Forum 2016 Begins with Opening Ceremony in Seoul, Korea

Feb 29, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) began its International Leadership Forum (ILF) 2016 in Seoul, Korea, with an Opening Ceremony hosting hundreds of local and national church leaders and other guests. The evening that was sponsored by the Christian Council of Korea, WEA’s national member body, wel

WEA Appreciates Marrakesh Declaration as Unified Effort to Fight Extremism and Violence

Feb 12, 2016

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) appreciates the unified effort of the respected scholars who have issued the Marrakesh Declaration, and their desire to fight extremism and violence as a crime against the whole of mankind.

Association of Protestant Churches in Turkey Publishes 2015 Human Rights Violations Report

Feb 4, 2016

The Association of Protestant Churches has published reports2 since 2007 which explain the situation of Protestant churches in Turkey. The Association of Protestant Churches gives importance to the freedom of religion and belief for all people everywhere, and makes an effort to ensure this b