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nacworld Interview with Prof. Joachim Müller: Life in the rain forest of Cameroon (A presentation at the ICC 2014 in Munich)

"Images from the rain forest in the mountains of Cameroon depict a different life. Eating, drinking, living, celebrating - at first glance, everything seems strange, however one recognizes the same basic needs. The paper will show how our church improved the life situation there via humanitarian aid projects". That is how the ICC Guide announced the presentation in the area of society/environment…


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How do you integrate yourself into the congregation life? Which tasks have you taken on?

In his preface to "Australia District News", District Apostle Andrew H. Andersen describes that brothers and sisters in the congregation in many ways, among other things, exercise their tasks and duties with love and care.

  • Which tasks do you observe in your congregation?
  • Do you always exercise these tasks with love or has a task ever become a load?
  • If it was a difficult task: Which remedy and which s…

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The retired District Apostle Klaus Sauer (district church of South Germany) has passed away

The retired District Apostle Klaus Sauer has passed away, suddenly and unexpectedly, on Tuesday, 29th July 2014 at the age of 74, as the district church of South Germany informs us on their website:

Our hearts are filled with deep sorrow, because the deceased was a particularly special person in the circle of the Apostles. He had contributed great things from his love to the Lord and His works. Tho…


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Very bad traffic accident in the Dominican Republic. Please give your prayers for those killed, the injured and their families.

A severe traffic accident occured last weekend in the Dominican Republic in which five people were killed and a further 29 were injured. A lorry, carrying cement, and a public transport bus collided with each other.

Amongst those involved were Apostle Julio Cesar Yepez Moratinos (born in 1955 and Apostle in the Panama region since 2004) and District Elder Braulio Sanchez, who were on their way to a…


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Religious coexistence in Austria – a lecture by Apostle Rudolf Kainz at the ICC 2014

Apostle Kainz gave a presentation, on Saturday afternoon at the International Church Convention 2014 in Munich about the processes of working together in bringing religions closer to each other. At the request of nacworld, he agreed to make his presentation notes available for public viewing. The text which follows is not a translated repetition of his spoken lecture, but is taken from his notes u…


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Youth Day 11 to 13 July 2014 in South East Africa: District Apostle Mkhwanazi welcomes youth via video.

Every three years, with rotating venues, the youth of South East Africa get together. This year, the youth will meet at Sagewood School, Midrand. The compound offers a lot of space with a marquee for 4000 people, several smaller pavilions and two sports grounds for community experiences and divine service.


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A role model for the present - A documentary presents the project work before the ICC 2014-(Part 2).

For a year singers and players from the heart of Germany prepare themselves for the performances. About 100 practice hours and examination of the history of the king have left their marks on the participants. "I got to know David as the perfect figure in Sunday School, as one God was well pleased with at all circumstances", says Livia Schienbein, who participates as a singer. I only got to know no…


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Encounter with a king. - A documentary presents the project works before the ICC2014 (Part 1)

In a few days, a journey begins. The destination: Israel at the time of the shepherd boy David. The modern oratorio, "David - Singer, King and Poet" by Klaus Heizmann is a work for choir, orchestra, soloists and speakers and a stroll through the life of David from his election until his death as an important ruler. It is performed right at the opening night of the International Church Convention i…


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District Apostle Michael David Deppner visits Oshwe – impressions of a journey to the Congo

District Apostle Michael David Deppner put many hundreds of kilometers behind him by air, motorbike, ship and on foot in February 2014 in his journey to the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He crossed the Kasai (one of the greatest tributaries in the Congo) and other rivers, saw and heard powerful choirs and held divine services in small congregations and with over 3,000 brethren.

District Apostle…


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The New Apostolic Church in Switzerland receives guest status in the AGCK

“The New Apostolic Church has made significant advances in its contact with other churches and Christian communities, which has developed over many years. We want to add our contribution in continuing to carry the Gospel of Jesus Christ forward, on the basis of the Charta Oecumenica, together with other Christian believers,” said Apostle Heinz Lang.


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District Apostle Deppner on a motorbike underway in Yongo, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

South of Kinshasa, 600 kilometres from the Atlantic -District Apostle Michael Deppner drove with his motorbike to visit the brethren in faith there. He had a camera with him and filmed the journey over muddy and bumpy roads.


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The district church of North Rhine-Westphalia has a new District Apostle. Rainer Storck introduces his 3-point programme.

“The church is to be found within the congregations”, and that is why he places importance on strengthening the congregations. “Each person should have his and her place in the congregation, where they are accepted as they are, independent of age, status, social background or the plans for their lives.”

Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider ordained Rainer Storck as the District Apostle for the North Rh…


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District Apostle Brinkmann placed into retirement. Chief Apostle Schneider held the divine service in Dortmund.

Chief Apostle Schneider held a divine service in the Westfalenhalle in Dortmund on Sunday, 23rd February 2014 which was broadcast to the congregations in North Rhine-Westphalia and to the entrusted districts worldwide. In this service, District Apostle Armin Brinkmann went into retirement after 31 years in the Apostle ministry, of which he spent almost 9 years as the District Apostle. Apostle Rain…


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My wish for the district church is that it remains intact: an interview with District Apostle Armin Brinkmann and District Apostle Helper Rainer Storck (part 5 of 5)

nacworld spoke, in a five-part interview, with District Apostle Armin Brinkmann, who will retire on 23rd February 2014, and his successor, Apostle Rainer Storck, who has been working for a year as the District Apostle Helper.

The five interviews have been sorted under the following categories:

Part 1 - looking back over the ministerial time of District Apostle Brinkmann
Part 2 - the relationship wit…


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Labour in Love: a humanitarian journey to Belize

War, sickness, poverty, natural catastrophes – for many people life on this earth is not good. They fall into situations of distress, must fight to survive and are thankful for every bit of help. We are always moved by such terrible situations, but what is our Christian answer to them? A simple prayer? Compassion without actions? Donations?

The humanitarian programme “Re Charitable Ministry” of the…


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Youth Convention for 1,000 young people in Burkina Faso. Chief Apostle Schneider and the youth from Europe make a visit to West Africa – part 2 of 2

1,000 youngsters from the two West African countries of Burkina Faso and Nigeria came together on the weekend of 15th and 16th January 2014 for their first youth convention. Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider, several European Apostles and a youth group from Europe, who did a majority of the organisation, were also there.

nacworld spoke with Rainer Stopka und Marylène Schleich, who helped with the or…


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“If you hadn’t survived that, it would still have carried on”: an interview with District Apostle Armin Brinkmann and District Apostle Helper Rainer Storck (part 4 of 5)

nacworld spoke, in a five-part interview, with District Apostle Armin Brinkmann, who will retire on 23rd February 2014, and his successor, Apostle Rainer Storck, who has been working for a year as the District Apostle Helper.

The five interviews have been sorted under the following categories:

Part 1 - looking back over the ministerial time of District Apostle Brinkmann
Part 2 - the relationship wit…


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Youth Convention for 1,000 young people in Burkina Faso. Chief Apostle Schneider and the youth from Europe make a visit to West Africa – part 1 of 2

1,000 youngsters from the two West African countries of Burkina Faso and Nigeria came together on the weekend of 15th and 16th January 2014 for their first youth convention. Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider, several European Apostles and a youth group from Europe, who did a majority of the organisation, were also there.

nacworld spoke with Rainer Stopka und Marylène Schleich, who helped with the or…


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Do yourself what you preach: Interview with District Apostle Armin Brinkmann and District Apostle Helper Rainer Storck (part 3 of 5)

nacworld spoke in a five-part interview with District Apostle Armin Brinkmann, who retires on 23rd February 2014, and his successor, Apostle Rainer Storck, who has worked over the past year as the District Apostle Helper.

The five interviews have been sorted under the following categories:

Part 1 - looking back over the ministerial time of District Apostle Brinkmann
Part 2 - the relationship with th…


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