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11th Assembly Bible study - Pentecost

Part of a series of Bible studies in preparation for the WCC 11th Assembly, this seventh text was written by Karen Durant-McSweeney, from Friendship Methodist Church, Friendship Circuit, Guyana.

Walk the Talk: Asia-focus 4th International Faith-based Conference

05 March 2021

Following up on several successful conferences, this Asia-focused online event aims to “walk the talk” on faith-driven investing, exploring issues and sharing experiences of successful and challenging investment projects, strengthening impactful cooperation between faith partners and investors, and presenting tools to make projects investable. The event is co-hosted event by the World Council of Churches,  Geneva Agape Foundation, FaithInvest, and the World Evangelical Alliance’s Business Coalition. 

Morning Prayer for Tuesday, 17 November 2020

Creator-Redeemer-Sustainer, God of here and now: Stir within our lives...

This week in the Ecumenical Prayer Cycle, we are praying with the people and churches of East Timor (Timor Leste), Indonesia, and Philippines.

This week marks World Toilet Day (19 November) which celebrates toilets and raises awareness of the 4.2 billion people living without access to safely managed sanitation. It is about taking action to tackle the global sanitation crisis and achieve Sustainable Development Goal 6: water and sanitation for all by 2030.

This week also marks World Children’s Day on 20 November.

Ecumenical movement

Investisseurs, gestionnaires d’actifs, promoteurs, les Églises tentent de réduire le fossé entre foi et investissements

Une conférence de deux jours s’est tenue il y a peu à Genève portant sur la réduction du fossé entre la foi et les investissements grâce à la coopération entre différents groupes. Une réunion rare en son genre entre gestionnaires d’actifs et membres du clergé dont la clé du succès résidait dans l’analyse des formes de coopération pour réussir dans le respect des principes chrétiens.

FaithInvest: Impactful Cooperation

17 - 18 January 2020

After the successful conference in Jan 2019, this conference in 2020 aims at strengthening impactful cooperation between the development and the investment world, share experiences of successful and challenging investment projects and present innovative tools of funds, research and platforms.

Ecumenical Center, Geneva, Switzerland

Network of Christian entrepreneurs commits to faith in business

Leaders from more than 20 international and national associations of Christian entrepreneurs from 60 countries and diverse Christian traditions gathered at the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva from 22-23 January for a conference titled, “Faith-based Entrepreneurs: Stronger Together.”