Global Initiatives

WEA Strengthened by Canadian Ties

The World Evangelical Alliance is a network of churches and organizations representing more than 600 million Evangelicals. The EFC is its national alliance partner in Canada.

Several EFC staff and former staff are involved in WEA leadership including:

Canadians can donate online to support the WEA and individual Canadians who work there.

The WEA includes commissions on mission, religious liberty, theology, women, youth as well as initiatives on human trafficking, refugees, leadership training, nuclear weapons, generosity, creation care, business and more.

WEA Peace and Reconciliation Network in Canada

The Peace & Reconciliation Network of the World Evangelical Alliance is a commission of the World Evangelical Alliance and exists to inspire and equip the church and people of peace to enable communities to live life in all its fullness. Their focus is to see every local evangelical church be a centre of reconciliation.

You can support Canadian members of the PRN team directly through the EFC.

  • global director (and EFC global liaison) Phil Wagler of Kelowna, B.C.
  • Canadian coordinator Joel Zantingh of Guelph, Ont.
  • director of network development Manuel Böhm and podcast co-host Jeanette Böhm of Kitchener, Ont.
  • social media coordinator Mackenzie Griffin
Among the PRN's recent activities in Canada to tell more stories and deepen the theology of peace and reconciliation are:

Donations can be made directly with EFC. Please indicate whether you connect with Phil, Manuel & Jeanette, Mackenzie or with Joel + PRN Canada.

Missions: Research, Collaboration, Improving Short-Term Mission Trips, and More

The EFC Global Mission Roundtable seeks to maximize the effectiveness of the Canadian evangelical community in global mission. Read more at

Members of the roundtable and several EFC affiliate agencies are also partners in the Canadian Missions Research Forum focused on the missions engagement of the Canadian Church.

To find out what EFC affiliate organizations are doing in mission, try using our custom search. If you enter a keyword such as "Tanzania" or "malaria" you get results from websites of our affiliate organizations.

Several EFC affiliates also partner to coordinate the Canadian arm of the annual International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church each November.