Global Christian Forum

Bogotá

Bogota 2018

Relational. Testimonial. Missional. Read the Bogota_Message, which was drafted by participants in 2018. The third GCF Global Gathering took place April 23 (arrival) – 28 (departure), 2018 in Bogotá, Colombia, on the theme, ‘Let mutual love continue’ (Hebrews 13:1). The Third…

Take up the challenge of ‘Mutual Love’ as witness for peace, unity and discipleship urges Global Christian Forum message
Take up the challenge of ‘Mutual Love’ as witness for peace, unity and discipleship urges Global Christian Forum message

Take up the challenge of ‘Mutual Love’ as witness for peace, unity and discipleship urges Global Christian Forum message

GCF Bogotá – Wednesday, May 02, 2018 Global Christian Forum gathering in Bogotá, Colombia. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC Christians are called to take up together the challenges of peace, unity and costly discipleship the Global Christian Forum has said in a…

From presentation to proclamation, bishop guides GCF on ‘mutual love’
From presentation to proclamation, bishop guides GCF on ‘mutual love’

From presentation to proclamation, bishop guides GCF on ‘mutual love’

GCF Bogotá – Friday, April 27, 2018 Bishop Brian Farrell, secretary of Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC By Kim Cain* There are moments in a churches conference when it feels as though a speech moves from…

Role of churches in Colombia’s peace process raised at Global Christian Forum gathering
Role of churches in Colombia’s peace process raised at Global Christian Forum gathering

Role of churches in Colombia’s peace process raised at Global Christian Forum gathering

GCF Bogotá – Friday, April 27, 2018 La Candelaria district in Bogotá, Colombia. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC   A leader in Colombia’s administration in Bogota at the third Global Gathering of the Global Christian Forum (GCF) praised the Christian community and…

Pentecostal leader, Billy Wilson, says Global Christian Forum is platform for learning from one another
Pentecostal leader, Billy Wilson, says Global Christian Forum is platform for learning from one another

Pentecostal leader, Billy Wilson, says Global Christian Forum is platform for learning from one another

GCF Bogotá – Friday, April 27, 2018 Dr Billy Wilson, member of the Pentecostal World Federation executive committee speaking at the GCF gathering in Bogota, Colombia. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC A leading American Pentecostal preacher has acclaimed the Global Christian Forum (GCF)…

Orthodox patriarch condemns Western aggression in Syria attack, speaking at global Christian meeting
Orthodox patriarch condemns Western aggression in Syria attack, speaking at global Christian meeting

Orthodox patriarch condemns Western aggression in Syria attack, speaking at global Christian meeting

GCF Bogotá – Thursday, April 26, 2018 His Holiness Ignatius Mor Aphrem II addresses the Global Christian Forum’s Third Gobal gathering in Bogota, Colombia. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC   The Patriarch of the Syrian Orthodox Church has strongly condemned the recent…

Pope Francis says Global Christian Forum fosters respect and human dignity, in Colombia message
Pope Francis says Global Christian Forum fosters respect and human dignity, in Colombia message

Pope Francis says Global Christian Forum fosters respect and human dignity, in Colombia message

GCF Bogotá – Thursday, April 26, 2018 Juan Uzma-Gomez from the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity delivers a message from Pope Francis to the Global Christian Forum’s gathering in Bogota, Colombia. Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC Pope Francis has extended his…

New factors emerging in global Christianity, researcher tells Global Christian Forum gathering
New factors emerging in global Christianity, researcher tells Global Christian Forum gathering

New factors emerging in global Christianity, researcher tells Global Christian Forum gathering

GCF Bogotá – Thursday, April 26, 2018 Center for the Study of Global Christianity researcher Gina A. Zurlo, addressing the third global gathering of the Global Christian Forum on 26 April 2018. Photo: Peter Kenny/WCC Three factors emerging in global…