NAE Says Put Out the Fire

April 28, 2012 ...

“Real Christians don’t burn Qu’rans,” said Leith Anderson, NAE President. “Our Christian faith calls us to respect and love.” In July 2010, a proposed Qu’ran burning event was broadly condemned by American religious leaders, including representatives of the NAE. On Sept. 11, 2010, the bonfire was cancelled. But today a small group has ignored Christian …

Evangelicals Pray for Ivory Coast

April 3, 2011 ...

“Evangelical missionaries have worked in Ivory Coast since the 1920s, planting churches and supporting schools, hospitals and other social ministries,” said NAE President Leith Anderson. “Our hearts go out to the people of Ivory Coast who desperately want peace, and especially to those who have lost loved ones in the recent fighting.” After winning independence …

NAE Responds to Afghanistan Killings

April 1, 2011 ...

“The actions of one church in Florida do not represent the vast majority of Christians, who desire to live in peace with their neighbors,” said Leith Anderson, NAE President. “But violence against other human beings is never an appropriate response.” Earlier this year, a proposed Qu’ran burning event was broadly condemned by American religious leaders. …

Nuclear Weapons

January 1, 2011 ...

The world in 1986 was sharply divided between countries allied with either the United States or the Soviet Union. These two Cold War rivals possessed more than 65,000 nuclear warheads.[ii] Britain, France, China, India and Israel had also acquired nuclear weapons. The United States and the Soviet Union maintained many of their weapons on high …

The Gospel of Jesus Christ is Good News

September 8, 2010 ...

“To all followers of Islam: Please do not judge all Christians by the behavior of one extremist,” NAE President Leith Anderson said. “One person with 30 silent followers does not speak for 300 million Americans who will never burn a Qu’ran.” The Qu’ran burning event has been broadly condemned by American religious leaders. The NAE …