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 …

We’re Hiring

March 16, 2020 ...

Communications Manager The part-time Communications Manager coordinates the NAE’s communication and outreach efforts, and works to creatively implement a communication strategy that inspires and equips our membership and the broader evangelical community. While the NAE is located in Washington, D.C., remote work opportunities may be considered. View the job description. Fellow for Evangelical Engagement The …

Bradley Wright | What the Numbers Say About Christianity

March 15, 2020 ...

In Today’s Conversation podcast hosted by NAE President Walter Kim, you’ll hear Bradley and Walter discuss these numbers as well as: Why people are attracted to failure narratives; What the numbers say about racial bias in churches and how to foster self-control; What kinds of research questions the Church should be asking; and How pastors …

Coronavirus Response & Resources

March 11, 2020 ...

Message From the President God is our refuge and strength, an ever-present help in trouble. Therefore, we will not fear, though the earth give way and the mountains fall into the heart of the sea, though its waters roar and foam and the mountains quake with their surging. (Psalm 46:1–3) The psalmist embraces the reality …

U.S. Should Seek to De-escalate Tensions With Iran

February 27, 2020 ...

“U.S. evangelical leaders are concerned with peace and security in Iran and throughout the Middle East,” said Walter Kim, president of the National Association of Evangelicals (NAE). “Many know Iranian Christians and churches, and lament the widespread suffering among Iranian people. Our leaders know that the situation with Iran is complex and reject simplistic answers.” …

Pastor, Scholar and Thought Leader

February 21, 2020 ...

God used a conversation in a parking lot after watching Star Wars to plant the seeds of the gospel in Walter. A couple of years later, he had an unexpectedly charismatic conversion at a Korean-American Presbyterian conference. This was followed by years of discipleship in white, midwestern evangelicalism, which then ripened in the international reformed …