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Amanda Advocates: Stained-Glass Ceilings

Aug 17, 2015

I want to wage a campaign against sloppy Biblical understanding, especially when it comes to stories about women. The narrative tends to be hackneyed and stresses ‘feminine’ qualities like beauty, humility and caring service. We miss out on the richness of complexity when we praise Ru

Amanda Jackson, Executive Director of WEA Women's Commission, interviewed by RHEMA

Aug 13, 2015

Amanda Jackson is the executive director of the Women's Commission of the World Evangelical Alliance and talks to Andrew Urquhart about the role of women within the christian community and how that looks from different cultural point of views.      

International Youth Day: The global church takes up the challenge to reach this generation for Christ

Aug 12, 2015

  These are days of unprecedented challenges and opportunities for the global church to serve young people with the love of Christ. In recognition of this overthe past three years a strategic partnership has begun taking shape between a wide range of global and regional youth mi

WEA RLC Research & Analysis Report: Saving Christians from Islamic State in the Middle East

Jul 3, 2015

Christians are one of the primary civilian targets of the Islamic State terror group, which has threatened to eradicate minorities from within the territories it controls and beyond, even as the Christian population in the Middle East has been on a steep decline. Most recently, Islamic State, which

WEA Welcomes Pope Francis’ Encyclical on the Care of Creation

Jun 26, 2015

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) welcomes Pope Francis’ encyclical ‘Laudato Si: On Care for Our Common Home’ as a theologically rich and morally challenging document. Serving some 600 million evangelicals, the WEA encourages its constituency to use this opportunity to reflect on the Biblical cal

WEA Congratulates New International Director of World Reformed Fellowship

Jun 11, 2015

The World Reformed Fellowship (WRF) installed a new International Director during its General Assembly, which occurs every three years. Prof. Dr. P. J. (Flip) Buys, from South Africa, took over from Prof. Dr. Samuel Logan, who had previously been president of Westminster Theological Seminary in Phi

Integral Mission and Shalom: Justice, Peace, Joy - Micah 6th Triennial Global Consultation in Peru

Jun 11, 2015

Join with members of the global Micah community from over 89 countries as we explore the theme of Integral Mission and Shalom: justice, peace, joy through the lens of theology and practice.

Life in an Earthquake Zone - Brian Stiller from Nepal

May 12, 2015

The ride to the border of Tibet was long, rough and dangerous as we crawled up the winding mountains roads. A nine hour return drive on a 100 kilometres, we passed through villages strung out along the mountain road: some were noiseless, no movement, vacant, soulless. Some had died, crushed by the f

Latin American Pastoring of Pastors Summit Held in Bolivia

May 1, 2015

The city of Cochabamba, Bolivia hosted the Latin American Pastoring of Pastors Summit on March 10-13, 2015. Leaders from pastoring of pastors (POP) movements from Brazil, Bolivia, Paraguay, Colombia and Venezuela participated under the leadership of David Kornfield, along with leaders from many of t

A Request for Prayer and Support for Nepal

Apr 27, 2015

Amid the pain and the increasing reports of loss of life after the earthquake in Nepal, we call on believers worldwide to uphold the people in the region in prayers. We have received news from Rev. Tek Dahal, chairman of the National Christian Fellowship of Nepal (NCFN), our national member body. He