Reopening the Church

May 16, 2020 ...

In collaboration with the Humanitarian Disaster Institute at Wheaton College, we’ve created a clearinghouse of tools for you at ReopeningTheChurch.com. This includes a step-by-step guide to resuming in-person ministries, webinars, tip sheets, articles and a list of resources from NAE members and friends.   

Jo Anne Lyon | Leading Well in Times of Crisis

May 15, 2020 ...

In Today’s Conversation hosted by Walter Kim, Jo Anne shares how to lead well — in different contexts and especially in times of crisis. You’ll learn: How to meaningfully employ courage and risk in leadership; How God used Jo Anne’s passions to step into new levels of influence; What she learned about women and men …

Seeking a Free, Fair and Safe Election Despite COVID-19

May 11, 2020 ...

NAE President Walter Kim and NAE Vice President Galen Carey joined with 20 other Christian leaders in encouraging members of Congress to include sufficient funds in the next CARES Act that would enable states to prepare for the 2020 primary and general elections. Kim said, “As Christians, we believe in a just society that preserves …

Borrowers Need Protection in COVID-19 Crisis

May 11, 2020 ...

As part of the Faith for Just Lending coalition, the National Association of Evangelicals asks Congress to include protections of the Military Lending Act, including a 36 percent rate cap, in the next stimulus bill to cover all new loans made to Americans during the coronavirus pandemic crisis. Congress should also pass the Veterans and …

Dr. Stephen Ko | Faith in the Midst of Coronavirus

April 15, 2020 ...

NAE President Walter Kim hosts Today’s Conversation, where you’ll hear Dr. Ko share: How pandemics of the past compare to today’s coronavirus; What epidemiological details are helpful for Christians to understand; How stigma and racial stereotypes are affecting Asian Americans; and What words he hopes will sum up the Church’s response. Read a Portion of …

Care Package for the Church

April 14, 2020 ...

The National Association of Evangelicals teamed with American Bible Society, NAE Financial Health, Billy Graham Center, and Humanitarian Disaster Institute to offer a Care Package for the Church (NAEcarepackage.com).  American Bible Society trains pastors and others to facilitate online Trauma Healing groups. NAE Financial Health brings online training to address financial sustainability for pastors and churches. …

Day of Prayer & Fasting on Good Friday

April 1, 2020 ...

Message From NAE President Walter Kim  As we pray, some things come to mind. Let’s pray: for God’s love to be the foundation of our hope; for God’s mercy in stopping the spread of this virus; for God’s healing of those who are sick throughout the world; for God’s strength for medical personnel serving …

COVID-19 Church Online Summit

March 26, 2020 ...

Faithfully respond. Don’t fearfully react. As the situation with COVID-19 changes at a rapid pace, it’s important to continue thinking strategically and collectively about how we can serve our congregations and communities. During this two-day digital summit you will learn from leaders around the world about how your church can respond well to the coronavirus …

To Cancel or Not to Cancel: That is the Question

March 23, 2020 ...

Government officials, medical experts, and civic leaders have all asked citizens to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus by practicing physical distancing. According to leading experts, churches are one of the top places of community spread. Why? Christians shake hands, embrace one another, and kiss cheeks. Some are liturgically directed to drink from a common …