News

20 Jan
Guatemala Lutherans speak out against killing of human rights activist
Killing, human rights defender, Lutheran Church of Guatemala, Iglesia Luterana de Guatemala, ILUGUA
20 Jan
Indigenous communities “most affected when defending their way of life”
18 Jan
Holy Land Lutheran church elects new bishop Ibrahim Azar
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land, ELCJHL, Rev. Ibrahim Azar
18 Jan
ELCJHL important for Middle East
17 Jan
Churches called to be tireless ambassadors of reconciliation
2017 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
17 Jan
LWF General Secretary Junge welcomes theme of 2017 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
13 Jan
Ninety masons trained to rebuild in rural Nepal
Eaerthquake recovery, masons, Training, reconstruction, Nepal, Nepal earthquake
13 Jan
LWF and Islamic Relief Worldwide train builders in quake-proof construction
12 Jan
Learning to farm more efficiently in Colombia's insecure Chocó district
security, humanitarian support, ECHO
12 Jan
“LWF has taught us to farm more nutritious crops"
11 Jan
Transforming lives of refugee children
Kenya, Refugees, Children, students, Education, secondary school, Dadaab reugee camp
11 Jan
The challenge of providing primary education for all in Dadaab refugee camps
22 Dec
Professional and passionate service to the neighbor
LWF Chad, agriculture program, Refugees, host communities
22 Dec
LWF General Secretary thanks LWF staff in Chad for their inspiring work
21 Dec
Together we achieve more
Seeds for Solutions, humanitarian relief, development, Refugees, host community
21 Dec
General Secretary Junge meets UN High Commissioner for Refugees, LWF partners and government officials in Chad
20 Dec
Seeds for Solutions: refugees and host communities working together
Seeds for Solution, LWF General Secretary, DWS Chad, Food Security, Refugees
20 Dec
LWF Chad program helps farmers reap tons of fresh produce from bare farmland
20 Dec
LWF Christmas message: Glory to God for unity in the Body of Christ
Christmas message, Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan
20 Dec
Bishop Munib Younan reflects on a “Gospel-centered” faithfulness
20 Dec
Palestinian faith leaders express solidarity with the Coptic Church in Egypt
Condolence, Coptic church killings
20 Dec
LWF President Younan and Jerusalem delegation visit Cairo, denounce killings at Coptic Cathedral
19 Dec
LWF General Secretary visits Chad
LWF General Secretary, DWS Chad
19 Dec
Attention and innovative solutions are needed to address a protracted crisis
15 Dec
French Lutherans and Catholics jointly commemorate the reformation
Ecumenical, Joint Commemoration of the Reformation
15 Dec
Common Prayer service in Strasbourg
14 Dec
Concern about situation in South Sudan
Humanitarian disaster, Famine, Violence, Peace agreement
14 Dec
Atrocities and impending famine in war-torn country
7 Dec
Preparations for LWF Women’s Pre-Assembly begin in Namibia
Women's pre-Assembly, Namibia, Assembly 2017, LWF Twelfth Assembly, Pre-Assemblies
7 Dec
Regional and host churches want to facilitate mutual learning and meaningful contribution
5 Dec
“More courage than we could ever imagine”
Refugees, Syria Crisis
5 Dec
Looking at the needs of refugees with disabilities
2 Dec
Zimbabwe’s Lutheran church tackles child marriage and domestic violence
child marriage, LWF gender justice policy
2 Dec
Government to adapt Lutheran gender policy to fit school curriculum - 16 Days of Activism
2 Dec
Life after a land mine
Landmines, Colombia, LWF Colombia
2 Dec
LWF supports survivors in Colombia - International day of people with disabilities
1 Dec
A family like any other
HIV/AIDS, HIV and AIDS, Evangelical Lutheran Church in Southern Africa
1 Dec
A program offering love and care to children orphaned by HIV and AIDS in South Africa
1 Dec
Lutheran voices speaking up for people affected by HIV and AIDS
HIV/AIDS, HIV and AIDS, southern Africa, LWF member churches
1 Dec
World AIDS Day 2016
1 Dec
Expressing God’s love through serving the neighbor
Diakonia, Human resource management, Human and Institutional Capacity Development
1 Dec
LWF human resource management training for churches in Central and East Africa
1 Dec
“People would whisper and point”
HIV and AIDS, HIV/AIDS, Stigma, Counselling
1 Dec
Fighting the stigma of HIV and AIDS in Uganda - World AIDS Day 2016
29 Nov
Diverse communities in different contexts seeking new ways of doing mission
Mission, Contemporary mission, LWF Consultation on Contemporary Mission in Global Christianity
29 Nov
Opening the discussion on contemporary mission