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    Church Needs ‘Love, Not War’ Say Francis Chan, K.P. Yohannan, Hank Hanegraaff

    Influential leaders call for charity, understanding in new roundtable video STONEY CREEK, Ontario — Three of the best-known and most influential Christian leaders in the western church are calling for an end to bickering and bitter conflict in the church — warning that it’s tearing apart the “family of God.” Francis Chan, best-selling author and… Keep Reading…

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    Francis Chan, Dr. K.P. Yohannan, Hank Hanegraaff Confront Western Church in New Video

    High-profile leaders embrace diversity, Call for humility, unity STONEY CREEK, Ontario — Three of America’s high-profile church leaders are urging Christians to shun divisiveness and work towards greater unity and humility in the church. Christians everywhere need to place less emphasis on “charismatic personalities” and “popularity contests” and focus more on humility and unity, agreed… Keep Reading…

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    375 Million Children in ‘Crushing Poverty’ Says GFA World

    International Day for Eradication of Poverty, Oct. 17; ideas, values ‘can transform world’ says mission agency STONEY CREEK, Ontario — Around 375 million children worldwide — including nearly one-in-five children in Canada — live in crushing poverty, says a new report coinciding with the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, Oct. 17.  The staggering… Keep Reading…

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    650 Million Child Brides Worldwide Says GFA World

    Special report coincides with International Day of the Girl, Oct. 11. STONEY CREEK, Ontario — Girls face greater exploitation than ever, with 650 million child brides in the world today, a shocking new report reveals. As women’s rights take centre stage in North America and many parts of the world, the reality for millions of… Keep Reading…

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    Francis Chan Says Life ‘Totally Shaped’ by GFA World Founder

    Former megachurch pastor, who now lives among Hong Kong’s poor,says Dr. K.P. Yohannan showed him ‘true walk with Jesus’ STONEY CREEK, Ontario — Former California megachurch pastor and bestselling author Francis Chan — who has moved to Asia to serve the poor — has revealed how his view of “true” faith was turned upside down by… Keep Reading…

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    GFA Helps 70,000 Families Defy COVID-19 Starvation

     ‘Compassion will triumph’ says missionary statesman as families across Asia ‘utterly desperate’ STONEY CREEK, Ontario — With the number of COVID-19 cases in India surging past five million and climbing rapidly, ongoing hunger relief efforts continue to stave off starvation across pandemic-ravaged Asia. In some areas, hunger is forcing people to take the most extreme measures…. Keep Reading…

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    Millions of Widows in ‘Crisis of Survival’ Says GFA World

    GFA World’s new global report examines ‘ostracizing and shaming’ of widows fighting for their lives STONEY CREEK, Ontario — One of the world’s biggest poverty-alleviating organizations spotlights the huge “uphill battle” facing many of the world’s 258 million widows in a just-released report. Treatment of widows is often startlingly unfair and cruel, catapulting them into a… Keep Reading…

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    World Battles Against Deadly Mosquitoes, Says GFA World

    World Battles Against Deadly Mosquitoes, Says GFA World GFA World releases new report for World Mosquito Day, Aug. 20; more than 700,000 will die from bites this year STONEY CREEK, ON — Mosquito bites will result in more than 700,000 deaths around the world this year — wiping out the equivalent of the entire population… Keep Reading…

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    In the Silence

    In the Silence A GFA World staff member’s perspective on learning to trust God in a season of silence STONEY CREEK, Ontario — Have you ever been at a place in your spiritual journey where you feel like you are stuck in place? You don’t feel enthusiasm or passion anymore and you go through the… Keep Reading…

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    Community Life at GFA World During Isolation

    Community Life at GFA World During Isolation Thoughts from a GFA World staff member on serving behind the scenes during a pandemic STONEY CREEK, Ontario — When the COVID-19 outbreak first began, for most of us it was just an unknown disease, in far off China. For me, it didn’t affect my day-to-day life, so… Keep Reading…

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    Jade Mine Disaster Moves GFA to Call for ‘Compassionate Prayer’

    Jade Mine Disaster Moves GFA to Call for ‘Compassionate Prayer’ Local GFA World pastor comforts bereaved families after horrific mudslide kills more than 160 at Myanmar jade mining site STONEY CREEK, Ontario — One of the world’s leading mission agencies has called for “compassionate prayer” after more than 160 people were killed by a horrific… Keep Reading…

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    GFA World Supplies 37 Million With Safe Water in ‘Thirstiest’ Continent

    GFA World Supplies 37 Million With Safe Water in ‘Thirstiest’ Continent Faith-based agency has drilled more than 30,000 ‘Jesus Wells,’ distributed 58,000-plus water filters STONEY CREEK, Ontario — A leading mission agency today revealed it has provided safe drinking water for a staggering 37.5 million people in Asia, the world’s “thirstiest” continent. The number of… Keep Reading…

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