MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: CLIMATE JUSTICE, GERMAN-AMERICAN EXCHANGE AND PILGRIMAGE TO WALK WITH MINORITIES

As politicians gathered to discuss the current energy supply situation in Cuba, the Moderator of the Reformed Presbyterian Church in Cuba, Rev. Dora Arce Valentin reminds members of the congregation that “the Lord is always in the midst… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: COMMITMENT TO BRING PEACE TO COLOMBIA, PRAYERS FOR HONG KONG AND THE ART OF INCLUSION

United Church of Canada prepares for the World Week for Peace in Palestine and Israel from 15th September by encouraging all churches to join them in prayer. The Uniting Presbyterian Church in Southern Africa issued a statement condemning… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: NEW RESOLUTION ON SOUTH SUDAN, MISSION MEETING IN THE CARIBBEAN AND YOUTH LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE IN INDIA

As we enter the Season of Creation in September, the Uniting Church in Australia responds to the call to love all creation and be responsible stewards of this earth by joining the climate strike action. New resolution of… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: STATEMENT ON THE AMAZON FIRES, SEASON OF CREATION AND EMPOWERING RURAL WOMEN IN INDIA

In light of the devastating fires that are threatening the Amazon rainforest, the Evangelical Coalition for Climate Justice in Brazil has issued a statement, asking for forgiveness of the indigenous population and urging both the Brazilian government and… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: CLIMATE ACTION, JOINT STATEMENT ON HONG KONG AND EFFORTS TO BRING PEACE TO SOUTH SUDAN

General Secretary of the All Africa Conference of Churches urges for peace in South Sudan. Students from the United Church of Canada join the Climate Strike! The United Reformed Church in London decided to divest shares from fossil fuel… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: NEW INDIGENOUS COUNCIL IN CANADA, YOUTH PILGRIMAGE OF JUSTICE AND PEACE IN KOREA AND MISSION WEEK FOR ROMA CHILDREN IN TRANSYLVANIA

The Christian Conference of Asia unanimously re-elected its General Secretary, Dr Mathews George Chunakara, in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Rev. Terence Corkin, former Secretary General of the Uniting Church of Australia, participated in the executive meeting that also seeked… Read More

MEMBER CHURCH NEWS: CONGRESS OF ASIAN THEOLOGIANS, ACTION AGAINST GUN VIOLENCE AND WOMEN PRAYER DAY IN LATIN AMERICA

120 theologians gathered this week for The Ninth Congress of Asian Theologians in Medan, Indonesia, where two of our member churches are also represented. Rev. Agustinus Purba, moderator of Gereja Batak Karo Protestan, had the honour to lead… Read More

Member Church News: Ecumenical Women`s Assembly, Youth Mission, 150 years of mission partnership and statement on the Season of Creation 2019

The first Asian Ecumenical Women’s Assembly to be held in November 2019. The biggest global conference on protection services and prevention of violence against women, The World Conference of Women’s Shelters, will bring together 1500 people from 120… Read More

Member Church News: Bonhoeffer Center, Seminary Project, Brexit Letter

The Evangelical Church of the Rio de la Plata (IERP) inaugurated its new Dietrich Bonhoeffer Temple and Ecumenical Center at a day-long festival. Called to be bearers of hope: More than 60 people from all over Australia gathered… Read More

Member Church News: Moon Landing, International Volunteering, Quiet Celebration

Members of the Presbyterian Church in Ghana recently met with senior United Reformed Church staff at Church House as part of their mission to learn from partner churches, grow their denomination and create a sense of ‘home’ for… Read More