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WEA Introduces New Ambassador to the Ecumenical Patriarch and the Orthodox Church Community

Mar 20, 2018

On the occasion of a meeting of the heads of all major churches and confessions of Turkey at the Armenian Patriarchate in Istanbul, the Associate Secretary General Bishop Thomas Schirrmacher introduced Dr Nikolay (Nik) Nedelchev personally to Bartholomew I, who as Archbishop of Constantinople and Ec

WEA Raises Concerns as Algeria Steps Up Restrictions against Christians, Calls for Prayer

Feb 27, 2018

In light of increasing government pressure on churches and believers in Algeria, the World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) Religious Liberty Commission (RLC) has issued a statement on the situation, calling on authorities to ensure religious freedom for people of all faiths. At the same time, L'Église

WEA Mourns the Passing of Rev. Dr. Billy Graham, But Celebrates His Legacy

Feb 22, 2018

As news of Rev. Dr. Billy Graham’s passing at 99 years of age spread through the world today, the Christian community said goodbye to the one who helped defined the Christian message of the past few decades, more than any other. Bp Efraim Tendero, Secretary General of the World Evangelical Alliance

WEA Mourns the Passing of Rev. Dr. D. John Richard, Co-Founder of the Asia Evangelical Fellowship

Feb 16, 2018

“The passing of the Rev. Dr. D. John Richard – past general secretary of the Evangelical Fellowship of India and co-founder of the Asia Evangelical Fellowship (AEF) – reminds us all of the enormous gift of leadership this man of faith was to his country and the world,” said Bp Efraim Tendero, Secret

WEA Presents “Gospel and the Future of Cities: A Call to Action” at 9th UN World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur

Feb 16, 2018

Participating in the United Nations’ 9th World Urban Forum in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the World Evangelical Alliance’s (WEA) Creation Care Task Force (CCTF) highlighted the role of faith communities in general and evangelical churches in particular, when it comes to urbanization in the 21st century.

The Unexpected - by Brian Stiller

Feb 15, 2018

Wes Jansen and I walked the empty Saturday morning streets of Kiev, turned down Shevchenko Street and into the National Arts building, heading up to the fourth floor. The door opened and we stepped into a room of some 250 women. Most seemed older than my 75 years, but I learned most were younger. A

Via Dolorosa Mobile App Features Video-Guide Following Jesus' Way to the Cross through 14 Places in Jerusalem

Feb 14, 2018

Newly launched mobile App "Via Dolorosa" invites you to explore Jesus' way through Jerusalem from the place where he was sentenced to death to where he died on the cross and up to the tomb where he was laid. The 14-station video guide, available in the Apple App Store and on Google Play, offers hist

WEA Welcomes Hudson, Salguero as North American Representatives to its Women's Commission

Feb 12, 2018

The National Association of Evangelicals (NAE) nominated Sharron Hudson, national president of women’s ministry for The Salvation Army – USA, and Jeanette Salguero, associate pastor of Calvario City Church and senior vice president of the National Latino Evangelical Coalition, to be commissioners to

My Facebook Life - by Amanda Jackson

Feb 8, 2018

My Facebook life is not me, it’s a better version of me. Even though I try not to post only about sunsets, talented children and victorious Bible verses, it is inevitable that my life on Facebook has fewer cracks and less boredom than my real life.

WEA Calls for Prayer for Luis Palau’s Health

Jan 22, 2018

The World Evangelical Alliance (WEA) together with the Latin Evangelical Alliance (AEL) invite our global membership to stand together in prayer for Luis Palau in his fight against lung cancer that was revealed just a few days ago. (More information on his recent health announcement can be found in