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Improving Short-Term Mission Trips
The EFC Global Mission Roundtable has updated its Code of Best Practice in Short-Term Mission. The Code seeks to provide a standard or benchmark for short-term mission practice and suggests elements that should be incorporated as a basic minimum. Download the second edition, dated February 2009, for free. A revised guidebook which includes many helpful supplementary materials is available for $10 online or by calling 1-866-302-3362 (local 905-479-5885).
Canadians Fighting Global Poverty
The Micah Challenge campaign is encouraging and equipping Christians to take action against global poverty. The next few years offer a great opportunity for improvement thanks to the Millenium Development Goals supported by Canada and many other members of the United Nations. In Canada visit www.micahchallenge.ca and for the worldwide campaign visit www.micahchallenge.org. [MORE]
Who Are Evangelicals? Short Video
A four-minute video that introduces Evangelicals is now available on YouTube. It features Geoff Tunnicliffe who serves as director of global initiatives for The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada and who also serves as general secretary and CEO for the World Evangelical Alliance. Several other short WEA videos are also on YouTube.
EFC Global Mission Roundtable
EFC Disaster Response Guidelines
EFC Religious Liberty Alerts
EFC Religious Liberty Country Profiles
EFC Library Items on Global Mission and Religious Freedom
International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (Canada site)
World Evangelical Alliance