WCC Supports Health and Wellness in Africa

The World Council of Churches (WCC) reiterated its commitment to supporting health and wellness in Africa before the 69th session of World Health Organization Regional Committee for Africa.

Dare 2 Share LIVE Ventures Outside U.S.

Following up the success of the Dare 2 Share LIVE event the past two years, national non-profit organization Dare 2 Share is preparing to go beyond our borders, in order to inspire and unleash tens of thousands of teenagers this fall into even more communities to serve and to share the good news of Jesus.

New School Seeks to Combat Growing U.S. Secularism

With more young people in the U.S. identifying as atheists and “nones,” national youth organization Kingdom Youth Conferences (KY) launches a new Bible training school and internship program to disciple young people. Beginning Sept. 3, the two-year accredited program will welcome young adults ages 18-to 25-years old from across the U.S. to be trained in Kingdom culture–amid a growing trend of secularism in our nation.

Bicycle Campaign by Gospel for Asia Spurs Compassion on Wheels

Aiming to bring “compassion on wheels” into more remote villages in Asia, faith-based agency Gospel for Asia (GFA, www.gfa.org) today announced the launch of a new bicycle campaign.

Four Companies that Have Hidden Bible Verses on Their Products

There are a number of popular Christian companies that are known for embracing and living out biblical values. From fast-food joint Chick-fil-A to craft store Hobby Lobby, these Christian businesses are on the forefront of not only providing stellar services but also fully living out the gospel message.
But did you know there are also some Christian businesses that go a step further and actually post Bible verses and Christian references on their products? Some of these “hidden” placements might surprise you, but the messages are sure to inspire.

Gospel for Asia ‘Jesus Wells’ Serve Thousands in India

As devastating water scarcity continues to ravage parts of South India, faith-based agency Gospel for Asia (GFA, www.gfa.org) has reported that “Jesus Wells” they help support are pumping lifesaving water for thousands of desperate families in the drought-stricken Chennai region.

Young People’s Movement Strengthens Influence

After three intense days with deep discussions and productive sessions, the bi-annual meeting of the World Council of Churches(WCC) ECHOS Commission came to an end on Thursday. Fourteen young committee members and staff from 20 different countries all over the world had gathered in Seoul, Korea to further strengthen the WCC young peoples movement and continue the pilgrimage of justice and peace.

Gospel for Asia Wages War Against ‘Child Killer’ Mosquitoes, Malaria

Faith-based agency Gospel for Asia (GFA, www.gfa.org) today announced it is combatting the deadly mosquito menace and resulting malaria parasite killing thousands of children in Asia, as the Christian organization marks the annual World Mosquito Day on August 20. To read GFA’s special report titled “Fighting Malaria—a Chilling Disease,” visit: http://www.gfa.org/press/mosquito-report.

Billy Graham Rapid Response Team Chaplains Respond to Mass Shootings

Teams of crisis-trained chaplains with the Billy Graham Rapid Response Team (RRT) are on their way to El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, following a pair of shootings over the weekend. News reports say 20 people have died and 26 others were injured in El Paso. In Dayton, an additional nine people were killed and 26 people were hurt. RRT chaplains at both sites will work alongside government officials, churches, first responders and with the community at large to provide emotional and spiritual care.

An Urgent Call for Spirit-Led Intercession for El Paso

A ministry in El Paso, Texas is asking all intercessors to stand with it in praying for healing after Saturday’s mass shooting at a Walmart left 20 dead and 26 wounded.

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