NAE Adds Global Church Representative to Staff

May 28, 2015 ...

“While the majority of our work is focused on U.S. ministries, the National Association of Evangelicals cares deeply for God’s work around the world,” said Leith Anderson, NAE president. “The far too prevalent persecution of Christians in the world today reminds us that an NAE global church representative is much needed.” Correll recently retired as …

Religious Groups Announce Coalition to Combat Predatory Lending

May 14, 2015 ...

Members of the Faith for Just Lending coalition include the Center for Public Justice, Cooperative Baptist Fellowship, Ecumenical Poverty Initiative, Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, National Association of Evangelicals, National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc., National Latino Evangelical Coalition and the PICO National Network. While representing distinct institutions with different histories …

Supreme Court Hears Historic Marriage Case

April 23, 2015 ...

“Human history in every culture has defined marriage as the enduring and intimate relationship of a man and a woman,” said Leith Anderson, NAE president. “This definition has established the primary expression of a family. It is worthy of protection.” The NAE joined an amici brief with the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, The Church …

Ethiopian Christians Killed in Libya

April 21, 2015 ...

“No more. Please, no more!” said Leith Anderson, NAE president. “Ethiopians beheaded in Libya just because they are Christians. The nations of the world unite against this evil.” At its most recent meeting, the NAE board issued a statement concerning the persecution of Christians around the world and called on evangelicals to “engage in sustained …

NAE Stands With Persecuted Church

March 10, 2015 ...

“Christians have become the most persecuted people of faith in today’s world,” NAE President Leith Anderson said. “From almost every nation in the world we hear reports of those who are threatened and injured because they are followers of Jesus. The most frequent persecution news is the brutality in the Middle East and Africa.” The …

Meredith Named Centurion of the Year

January 14, 2015 ...

“Jim Meredith’s ministry reflects that of a true disciple of Christ,” said David Cyr, Executive Director of the NAE Chaplains Commission. “He has followed God through a number of different assignments — serving evangelical chaplains and other service members and giving God the glory.” Meredith retired as a U.S. Army Colonel in 1987 after completing …

Arms Trade Treaty Launches Christmas Eve

December 22, 2014 ...

“On a day when Christians remember the angels’ message of peace through the birth of the promised Prince of Peace, we celebrate this modest, but important step toward peace around the world,” said Galen Carey, NAE Vice President of Government Relations. “With the Arms Trade Treaty in place, it will be harder for unscrupulous regimes, …