The Wall Street Journal recently published an article entitled, “Israel’s Christian Awakening: A Controversial New Movement Wants to Cooperate More Closely With the Jewish State.” That article is available online and we encourage WRF members to read it carefully.
WEF Member Denomination, The Presbyterian Church in America, To Consider Statement on Child Protection February 27, 2014 Sam Logan
February 28, 2014 Sam Logan: Colleagues in the World Reformed Fellowship, Earlier this week, I attended a series of meetings in New York City which were focused on the sexual abuse of children in religious contexts.
February 1, 2014 Sam Logan: Calvary Presbyterian Church in Willow Grove, Calvary Baptist in Lansdale, and the Salvation Army Kroc Center are proud to announce... Keith & Kristyn Getty - Hymns for the Christian Life Tour
The WRF seeks to mobilize the global church in support of the work of organizations and agencies seeking to eliminate gender-based violence and sexual abuse in Christian environments. This effort was highlighted at an international conference held in Potchefstroom, South Africa in 2013. Here is more on that conference, as well as the videos of the talks:
The link above will take you to a summary of the primary actions taken by the Board of Directors at our meeting in Potchefstroom, South Africa, from October 21 through October 24, 2013.
November 26, 2013 Sam Logan: Colleagues in the WRF: I have learned about the event describe below and would urge that you pray that the Lord will bless it.
October 8, 2013 Sam Logan: New Growth Press, the Press which the WRF uses for its publications, has just published a SUPERB book on evangelism.
October 2, 2013 Thomas Johnson and Christine Schirrmacher: The link below will take you to an article entitled, "What Is Islamism or Political Islam?" This material was submitted by WRF member and frequest contributor to the WRF website, Dr. Thomas Johnson.
Three new minibooks, published by New Growth Press with the endorsement of the WRF are now available throught the links below. New Growth is the publisher which produced the WRF major book REFORMED MEANS MISSIONAL: FOLLOWING JESUS INTO THE WORLD.
Excellent Resource on Church History September 20, 2013 E. Robert Geehan: WRF Board member Bob Geehan has sent the link below which will take you to a website which provides superb information on the history of the Christian church.
The link below will take you to an article by WRF member David Bond. David worked with Christian Witness to Israel (CWI) for 25 years until his retirement nearly 3 years ago. This paper was originally delivered at a conference convened in the Calvin Quincentenary year.
September 2, 2013 Sam Logan: Attached to this article is an excerpt of a new book by WRF member, Dr. David Harvey.
August 12, 2013 Sam Logan: The Theological Aesthetics of Jonathan Edwards, by WRF Board Member Kin Yip Louie
NOTE: The book was published by Pickwick Publications (Wipf and Stock) of Eugene, Oregon, in 2013, and is a part of the Princeton Theological Monograph Series. It may be purchased directly from the publisher [ https://wipfandstock.com/pickwick_publications ].
WRF Member Glenn Davies Named Anglican Archbishop of Sydney, Australia August 9, 2013 Sam Logan: A member of the World Reformed Fellowship, Glenn Davies, has just been elected as the new Anglican Archbishop of Sydney, Australia. Firther details are available here - http://sydneyanglicans.net/news/sydney-anglicans-have-a-new-archbishop
Christianity and Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa July 14, 2013 Sam Logan: For a fascinating and revelatory study of MANY aspects of the relationship between Christianity and Islam in Sub-Saharan Africa, see http://www.pewforum.org/executive-summary-islam-and-christianity-in-sub-saharan-africa.aspx
A New Seminary in South Sudan July 16, 2013 Rob Norris: One of the primary initiatives of the World Reformed Fellowship has been to provide logistical and prayer support for the establishment of a new (evangelical and Reformed) seminary in South Sudan.
July 20, 2013 Sam Logan: The message below has been received from Naing Thang, representative of from the Mercy Acts Foundation, which is a WRF member organization in Myanmar (Burma). This message requests prayer for the orphanage which the Mercy Acts Foundation runs there in Myanmar.
Report from the 41st General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church in America July 1, 2013 L. Roy Taylor