Category Archives: World Council of Churches

21 May
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World Council of Churches Global Conference

Global conference on promoting peace cultivates ‘one human family’ WCC general secretary Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit addressing the conference “Promoting Peace Together”. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 21 May 2019 At a conference with the theme “Promoting Peace Together” held in ...

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24 Apr
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World Council of Churches News

South Sudanese church leaders offer peace as Easter gift to their people Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 23 April 2019 * By Fredrick Nzwili As Christians worldwide prepare to mark Easter weekend, South Sudanese church leaders have offered peace as a gift ...

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01 Apr
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Lent Devotionals

‘Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God.’ (Matthew 5:9) Let the rain come and wash away the ancient grudges,  the bitter hatreds held and nurtured over generations. Let the rain wash away the memory of ...

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01 Apr
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World Council of Churches

WCC general secretary: “We believe in God’s love” Photo: Albin Hillert/World Council of Churches 31 March 2019 On 31 March at the Hollywood United Methodist Church, in a sermon entitled “The Two Brothers,” World Council of Churches (WCC) general secretary ...

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21 Mar
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World Council of Churches

  Your eyes saw my unformed body; all the days ordained for me were written in your book before one of them came to be. (Psalm 139:16) To walk through the slums of Karachi, Pakistan, is something you never forget. ...

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19 Mar
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World Council of Churches News

Church in Bali empowers youth to break cycle of poverty Rev. I Made Budiarsa tells about the Widhya Asih foundation to the visiting CCIA members. Photo: Ivars Kupcis/WCC 18 March 2019 By Ivars Kupcis* Behind Bali’s luxury hotels, sandy beaches ...

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11 Mar
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31 Days of Prayer for Women’s Empowerment

31 Days of Prayer for Women’s Empowerment In the month of March, the World Council of Churches is encouraging its fellowship and partners to join the Lott Carey “31 Days of Prayer for Women’s Empowerment,” which is also the 7th ...

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23 Aug
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World Council of Churches Love Will Find a Way

“Love will find a way” Prof. Dr Mechteld Jansen, rector of the Protestant Theological University and Dr Agnes Abuom, moderator of the WCC Central Committee at a symposium. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC 23 August 2018 World Council of Churches (WCC) leaders ...

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