ECEN: Prophet Amos calls God’s people to open their eyes and hearts to the world around them and get involved in situations where people and the rest of creation are suffering because of unjust structures and powers.
The EBF Mission Conference in Elstal, Germany from 31 May to 3 June was challenged to change its language about the coming of so many refugees to Europe. Rather than seeing ourselves as playing our part in meeting a ‘crisis’ we should see the presence of so many refugees as a welcome ‘blessing’.
The Baptist Union of Germany passed at its Annual Assembly in May a resolution concerning the current refugee situation.
Croatian Baptist Aid is responding to the refugee crisis in Idomeni refugee camp in Greece.
János Papp and Kornél Mészáros were elected for a further term of 4 years as President and General Secretary of the Hungarian Baptist Union.
We have so many reminders of the Good Friday world. And yet we live with the hope and joy of Easter in our hearts – we are indeed an Easter people.
Christianity is about a personal faith in the Savior and a life of holiness and devotion. Christians need to be reminded that this same Savior that gave us this new life that we rejoice in, is calling us to love our neighbors.
Pastor José Leovegildo Caetano Gonçalves, former President of EBF and former student of IBTS, died after a long period of illness on the morning of November 26, 2015.
Nada Jović: Our Jesus has a lot of faces in the camp. Some are small, some are big, some are hungry, some are dirty, mostly frozen, scared, worried, grateful, even smiling. I hope that Jesus is happy because we are there.
EBF youth leaders' and children's workers met in Lyon, France for learning and fellowship.