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Spotlight 14/2017: Glory be to God, but why?

Big words will not do. District Apostle Charles S. Ndandula (Zambia, Malawi, Zimbabwe) explains what is important when it comes to glorifying God.


3 hours ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 3 members like it

The green children of Kawama

A divine service for children in Lubumbashi (DR Congo). There has never been anything like it: about 40,000 children in total and a Chief Apostle who walks through the rows during the service and involves the children. An amazing experience of a very special kind!


2 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 5 comments - last comment 4 hours ago | 16 members like it

At home worldwide: The young generation plays a leading role

Children are a blessing in a congregation and the youth are the future of the Church. Because we are aware of this many people are engaged in working to develop young talent—from the Sunday School teachers in the congregations to the Chief Apostle. Examples from four continents.


3 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 12 comments - last comment 8 hours ago | 13 members like it

His trademark: a way with people

He makes no fuss about his person. So why bother with an article on his seventieth birthday today? Because he was Chief Apostle? And because he carried out this ministry in a very special way? And because he is a very special person who enjoys being with people and who brings people together. We are talking about Wilhelm Leber.


4 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 31 comments - last comment one day ago | 41 members like it

Our commission: to love unconditionally

Not with but against Jesus? Anyone who loves their family more than Jesus is not worthy of Him? The slightest violation makes you guilty of the whole law? Harsh words from the Bible, but if you look closer you will see Christ’s message of love in them.


5 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 34 comments - last comment 2 hours ago | 20 members like it

A new Apostle for Spain, Italy, and Cuba

A tribute to the retiring Apostle and great expectations of his successor … This coming weekend, there will be a change in the Church leadership in Spain. This also affects the New Apostolic congregations in Italy.


6 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 74 comments - last comment 9 minutes ago | 24 members like it

Jonah’s struggle

If this story were to be sung, it could be described as a lament. Much of what drives and motivates people today is expressed in this lament: what is your attitude towards your contemporaries; how conscious are you of your responsibilities?


7 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 29 comments - last comment one day ago | 12 members like it

Social media and its proper use

A tough question right out of the cement mixer: Is the Chief Apostle against social media? No, it is a great thing, he says. The danger lies in usage. His keywords: virtual world, ego, dumbing down, injury.


9 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 301 comments - last comment one day ago | 37 members like it

In the picture, in more ways than one

Giving the Church a face, following divine services on television, making children with special needs feel welcome, and celebrating an apostolic anniversary … Four items of good news in this week’s review.


10 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 15 members like it

Changes in the circle of the Apostles

Currently, 353 Apostles are active around the world. Following is an overview of seven retirements, fifteen ordinations, and two appointments that took place in the first half of 2017.


11 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 5 comments - last comment 2 days ago | 21 members like it

Swimming against the tide with Jesus

What is blessing? Who deserves grace? Who will be saved? Three questions, one answer: the first will be last and the last will be first. What does Jesus mean by that? And what does this mean for the here and now?


12 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 16 comments - last comment 2 days ago | 24 members like it

Church merger running smoothly

The merger of two neighbouring District Churches in Germany is approaching fast. The name of the new entity has been selected, its statutes have received initial approval, and the administrative offices are being restructured—and there is even a new date for the actual merger.


13 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 50 comments - last comment 4 days ago | 26 members like it

The centenary of the communion wafer – when the substance changes

Whether it is sprinkled with wine or not, the communion wafer is not an end in itself, but it plays an essential role in Holy Communion. It has to do with the presence of Jesus Christ. How does that work?


14 days ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 105 comments - last comment 6 days ago | 21 members like it

“Faith has method”

Faith and science—how do these two fields fit together? Dr. Max Mühlhäuser (58), dean of the faculty of computer science at the Technical University of Darmstadt and Evangelist in the congregation of Ober-Ramstadt in Germany, sees no contradictions here.


2 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 50 comments - last comment 5 days ago | 27 members like it

The world needs new ideas

The Catechism in Indonesian, a new District Church in Germany, a new church in Berlin, a new well in Ghana … These are the topics in this week’s review.


2 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 7 comments - last comment 13 days ago | 21 members like it

Spotlight 13/2017: There is strength in numbers

The best way to praise God is with a strong congregation. This is what District Apostle Markus Fehlbaum from Switzerland is convinced of and mentions a few thoughts what such a congregation might look like.


2 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 16 comments - last comment 6 days ago | 18 members like it

Four steps from tribulation to comfort

“My soul is troubled.” Who does not know that feeling? But there is a way that leads from distress to comfort and help from a companion along the way. Following is a guideline in four steps based on the example set by Jesus.


2 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 4 comments - last comment 6 days ago | 31 members like it

What humility means for us today

An apology for past mistakes, an indication to a future without Apostles, and the call to tolerance and respect for our fellow human beings: all of this and more belongs to the concept humility as it is understood by the New Apostolic Church.


2 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 235 comments - last comment 6 days ago | 45 members like it

community is online: issue 2017/03

“The wrong response would be to remain motionless, inactive, and mute,” Chief Apostle Jean-Luc Schneider states in his editorial of the new issue of community. Praising God and giving thanks is an essential task of everyday life.


3 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 20 members like it

Flashback (3): Opportunity for a new start

Every time we celebrate Holy Communion it is an opportunity for a new start. But what does it take? The Chief Apostle’s answer from the 2017 Pentecost service.


3 weeks ago | nacworld Team in nacworld | 2 comments - last comment 2 weeks ago | 16 members like it

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