International

A. Larry Ross Communications Expands Team to Meet Growing Needs of Faith-based & Humanitarian Organizations

International3/25/2019 7:06:03 AM
Agency Announces New Executive Team Structure and Creation of a Digital Account Division NEWS PROVIDED BY A. Larry Ross Communications March 25, 2019 CARROLLTON, Texas, March 25, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Marking 25 years of serving faith-based and humanitarian leaders and organizations, A. Larry Ross Communications, an award-winning, Dallas-based full-service public relations agency, has restructured its executive team and created a new digital account division in order to better s Source: A. Larry Ross Communications

Robert V. Finley, Founder of Christian Aid Mission, is with the Lord

International3/22/2019 9:22:03 AM
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va., March 22, 2019Robert (Bob) V. Finley, who led a reformation in foreign missions and founded International Students, Inc. (ISI) and Christian Aid Mission, departed to be with Christ his Saviour on March 22, 2019, at the age of 96. Born in Albemarle County, Virginia, Finley attended the University of Virginia where he served as undergraduate student body president, head of the Honor Committee, captain of the boxing team, and won the NCAA intercollegiate boxing championshi Source: Christian Aid Mission

President Trump's Golan Heights Announcement is a Meaningful, Historic Action in the U.S. Alliance with Israel, says Family Research Council

International3/22/2019 7:17:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYFamily Research CouncilMarch 22, 2019WASHINGTON, March 22, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement praising President Trump's announcement that the U.S. will recognize Israel's sovereignty over the Golan Heights: "Words have power and meaning when those words are linked to action. In the recent past, the words of America's leaders have meant little to the international community because Source: Family Research Council

WCC to Hold Midday Prayer for Those Grieving After Flight Disaster

International3/18/2019 11:45:03 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY World Council of Churches MARCH 18, 2019   GENEVA, March 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The World Council of Churches (WCC) is inviting the public, media, and all people of goodwill to join in a Midday Prayer on 20 March. Prayers will focus on grieving family, friends and colleagues who lost loved ones from UN agencies, the WCC and other organizations who perished in the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash on 10 March.   Photo: Ivars Kupcis/World Council of Ch Source: World Council of Churches

Gospel For Asia to Drill Over 4,000 'Jesus Wells' in Asia's Most Thirsty Hotspots

International3/18/2019 8:05:01 AM
World Water Day on March 22 Spotlights Chronic Water Shortages, Issues Call to "Leave Nobody Behind"   NEWS PROVIDED BY Gospel For Asia March 18, 2019   WILLS POINT, Texas, March 18, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Faith-based humanitarian agency Gospel For Asia today announced plans to drill more than 4,000 of its unique "Jesus Wells" in the most needy communities in Asia this year, as World Water Day on March 22 spotlights the struggle to satisfy the world's Source: InChrist Communicatinos

WCC Mourns Lost Staff Member in Ethiopian Airlines Crash

International3/11/2019 9:21:01 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY World Council of Churches (WCC) March 11, 2019   GENEVE, March 11, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- After 157 people perished when an Ethiopian Airlines crashed on 10 March soon after taking off near Addis Ababa, the World Council of Churches (WCC) expressed deep sympathy and extended prayers for those who lost loved ones.   Photo: Rev. Norman Tendis, WCC consultant for Economy of Life. Credit WCC/Marcelo Schneider   The plane was on its way to Nairobi, Kenya, Source: World Council of Churches

Judicial Watch Uncovers DOJ Records Showing Numerous Bruce Ohr Communications with Fusion GPS and Christopher Steele

International3/7/2019 11:21:05 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BYJudicial WatchMarch 7, 2019 WASHINGTON, March 7, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Judicial Watch announced today it received 339 pages of heavily redacted records from the U.S. Department of Justice which reveal that former Associate Deputy Attorney General Bruce Ohr remained in regular contact with former British spy and Fusion GPS contractor Christopher Steele after Steele was terminated by the FBI in November 2016 for revealing to the media his position as an FBI confidential info Source: Judicial Watch

Faith Organization Says House Resolution Condemning Hatred Must Include Anti-Christian Bigotry and Persecution of Christians

International3/7/2019 7:16:04 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Christian Defense CoalitionMarch 7, 2019 WASHINGTON, March 7, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Washington, D.C. based, Christian Defense Coalition, calls for Speaker Pelosi to include Christianity in a potential House Resolution condemning all forms of hatred including anti-Semitism, racism and Islamophobia. According to the Pew Research Center, Christianity is the most dangerous and persecuted religion in the world with nearly a quarter of a billion Christians fa Source: Christian Defense Coalition

New Release Features Accounts of One Woman's Life-Changing Tours of Israel

International3/6/2019 11:05:04 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY Redemption Press March 6, 2019 ENUMCLAW, Wash., March 6, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- When B. J. Ramsey traveled to Israel for the first time, she experienced a new realm of sensations and experiences. In her debut release, Blue Dress (Redemption Press, 2019), the former educator describes how her life was changed. She says, "God was there! I could feel His presence the moment I stepped off the plane. It permeated my entire being with a joyous homecoming feeling." As Source: Redemption Press

'Dying of Thirst:' New Report Highlights Global Water Crisis

International3/4/2019 9:40:03 AM
Urgent Action Needed Now to Combat Deadly Waterborne Diseases and Critical Water Shortage, Says Gospel for AsiaNEWS PROVIDED BYGospel for AsiaMarch 4, 2019WILLS POINT, Texas, March 4, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- An eye-opening report from GFA, a leading faith-based humanitarian agency, has revealed key new insights into a critical survival issue what experts are calling a "worldwide water crisis" that threatens to get worse.Photo: Gospel for Asia's Jesus Wells supply cle Source: InChrist Communications

ChinaAid's Annual Persecution Report Demonstrates Increase in Persecution

International3/4/2019 1:08:02 AM
Contact: ChinaAid, 432-553-1080, media@chinaaid.org   MIDLAND, Texas, March 4, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- ChinaAid has released its 2018 Annual Persecution Report, demonstrating China's sharp escalation of human rights and religious freedom abuses over the past year and providing key examples.Photo: A chart from ChinaAid's 2018 Annual Persecution Report comparing the documented  number of Christians persecuted in 2018 (red) with the number of Christians persecuted in 2017 Source: China Aid Association, Inc.

Mega Gospel Net Over Africa

International3/4/2019 3:30:00 AM
Contact: Siegfried Tomazsewski, 1 God 1 Day 1 Africa, 321-947-0256, info@1gda.org CORONA DEL MAR, Calif., March, 4, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Mega Gospel net over Africa. As 1 God 1 Day 1 Africa's main event in May 2020 enters its second phase of preparation, President Jennifer Wilde (Wilde 4 Jesus Ministries) and C.E.O. Rev. Siegfried Tomazsewski (Calling Ministry) along with the US based and international 1 God 1 Day 1 Africa teams invite all churches, ministries, and organizations to c Source: One God - One Day - One Africa

CEO of USWCCC Dr. Lydia Gonzalez-DRoss Reappointed as Chief Latin American Adviser

International3/5/2019 2:00:00 AM
NEWS PROVIDED BY US Women Christian Chamber of Commerce March 5, 2019 WASHINGTON, March 5, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- CEO US Women Christian Chamber of Commerce Dr. Lydia Gonzalez-DRoss, receives reappointment to serve as the Chief Adviser to the iChange Nations President, Dr. Clyde Rivers. Dr. Rivers serves as the Ambassador of Burundi, Africa and to the President of Burundi. Recognized nationally and globally for his work as founder of World Civility. #Latin America Ambassador Dr Source: US Women Christian Chamber of Commerce

Coalition to Launch to Combat China's Worsening Religious Persecution

International2/28/2019 1:54:02 PM
Contact: ChinaAid, 432-553-1080, media@chinaaid.org  WASHINGTON, Feb. 28, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- ChinaAid's founder and president, Bob Fu, will join a host of U.S. lawmakers and Chinese religious freedom and human rights experts on Monday for a press conference to announce the launch of the Coalition to Advance Religious Freedom in China (CARFC), detail China's human rights abuses, and urge China to adhere to respect the rights of the Chinese people by adhering to its own, pre- Source: China Aid Association, Inc.

The SEND: The Greatest Era of Evangelism and Missions in Church-history

International2/28/2019 12:00:00 AM
Contact: CfaN, 407-854-4400,srodriguez@cfan.org ORLANDO, Fla., Feb. 28, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- Saturday February 23rd, 2019 is a day for the history books. More than 90,000 people registered and upwards of 55-thousand people attended a landmark gathering called The Send at Camping World Stadium in Orlando, Florida. It was intended to inspire and equipped the Church to fulfill Christ's Great Commission.The Send is a collaboration between several ministries led by Daniel Kolenda, Lou E Source: Christ for all Nations