God cares for us

On Sunday, 4th of July 2021

These are unusual times: sometimes we have divine service, sometimes we do not; sometimes we celebrate Holy Communion, sometimes we do not celebrate it. This raises questions, in fact, so many that I cannot even answer them all. One of these questions is: Is Holy Communion no longer as important as it used to be? My answer is clear: Holy…  Read More.

Community 03/2021: Unity in Diversity

On Sunday, 4th of July 2021

  “It is the same everywhere, only different,” Chief Apostle Hans Urwyler once said many years ago. Life and faith differ greatly in the congregations around the world, yet there is so much we have in common. community presents some of these commonalities in its latest issue, 03/2021.   The same faith: focus on Jesus Christ “As Christians we have many reasons…  Read More.

Status Update on The Subject of Women in Ministry

On Saturday, 12th of June 2021

The ordination of women—this was the other big item on the agenda of the most recent District Apostle Meeting. What resolutions have already been passed? Which decisions remain to be made? The Chief Apostle answers these questions in the second part of our 2021 annual interview.   Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider, how are the discussions going with respect to the…  Read More.

Fellowship is both the way and the goal

On Saturday, 5th of June 2021

Training in the fellowship of the believers for our eternal fellowship with God: this is how the Chief Apostle understands salvation in Christ and our preparation for it. What this means in practice he explained in his annual interview 2021. District Apostle Meeting, Pentecost service, and now a newly published interview: this topic is really important to Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider. How…  Read More.

Your will be done

On Wednesday, 2nd of June 2021

When people talk about the will of God, it is often in association with negative developments. When we are hard hit by a stroke of fate, we might say, “Oh well, it was the will of God.” When our prayers are not granted, we often think: “The things we requested in our prayer must not have been in accordance with…  Read More.

80 years of Apostle Virgil G. Fuentes

On Wednesday, 26th of May 2021

Rejection and resistance. That is what Virgil Fuentes experienced during his new life as New Apostolic christian in Philippines. Here is a look back in tribute to a man who would have been 80 years old today.