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Church swaps help Gambia train local evangelists

A shortage of trained evangelists, lay readers and deacons in the West African diocese of the Gambia is being tackled by priests seconded from Ghana and Zimbabwe.

11 November 2016

Call to action for church leaders to help end AIDS

A call to action to end the AIDS epidemic will be unveiled at an interfaith service today (7 June) in the Church Centre of the United Nationsin New York.

07 June 2016

Ghanaian bishop urges prayer for peaceful general elections

The Bishop of Sunyani has called for “incessant prayers” that Ghana will go through “successful and peaceful general elections.” Two general elections will be held in Ghana on 7 November this year: one to elect a president and another to elect 275 members of parliament.

06 January 2016

Unity, Faith and Order body welcomes Primates Meeting

The body responsible for promoting the deepening of communion between the churches of the Anglican Communion and its ecumenical partners has welcomed next month’s Primates Meeting in Canterbury, describing it as“an opportunity for a new, redeemed conversation within the Communion.”

14 December 2015

Communiqué from the 9 December 2015 meeting of the Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity Faith and Order (IASCUFO)

The Inter-Anglican Standing Commission on Unity, Faith and Order met at Elmina, Ghana, from 2 to 9 December 2015.

14 December 2015

Focus on Marks of Mission at Brazil youth congress

Participants, including members of emerging Anglican Lusophone network, develop contemporary youth creed

01 October 2015

Ghanaian Primate: "Church and Government responsible for the Youth"

Archbishop Dr Daniel Yinka Sarfo has said the church and the state must make deliberate efforts at training and nurturing the youth

10 September 2015

England: Whitby religious community marks 100 years

Much of work overseas continues to flourish in indigenous hands

16 July 2015

Anglican Communion leaders identify needs for Companion Link relationships

Consultation says admitting challenges and working together are key for a mission-centred relationship

22 May 2015

Episcopal aid agency to strengthen maternal, child health in Ghana, Kenya & Zambia

A $1 million grant has enabled Episcopal Relief & Development to expand its programmes to end preventable child deaths.

05 December 2014