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Evangelische Missionswerk in Deutschland (EMW)

The Association of Protestant Churches and Missions in Germany (EMW) is a fellowship of Protestant churches – whether members of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) or Free Churches –, mission departments and associations supporting missionary, ecumenical and development cooperation between Christians in Germany and churches overseas.

The EMW has close working relations
with partners in all continents such as global ecumenical bodies as there are:
■ the World Council of Churches (WCC), the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and the World Community of Reformed Churches (WCRC)
■ continental, regional and national Church Councils and Christian Conferences
■ churches and church organisations
■ grass-root organisations and actors in civil society.

Cooperation in World Mission: Regional Desks
Working together for God’s mission calls for intensive dialogue with partners. The EMW has a number of regional desks responsible for relations with partners in various parts of the world and different areas of activity:
■ the Desk for Africa/Middle East,
■ the Desk for Latin America, and
■ the Desk for Asia/Pacific
They coordinate the work between Christians in Germany and churches and organisations overseas. They organize mutual visits, consultations and meetings to promote North-South exchange and make the voices and concerns of partners heard in Germany.

EMW‘s support for the partners
Funds from German churches are channelled via EMW to support mission programmes run by partners such as the World Council of Churches, World Bible Society, the Christian Conference of Asia and others. One major focus is on supporting theological education overseas.
Many smaller ecumenical organisations, Christian youth networks or projects aimed at improving inter-religious dialogue are assisted by EMW.

The Theological Education and Studies Desk
This desk provides accompaniment and support for ecumenical theological seminaries, colleges and associations of educational institutions in Africa, the Middle East, Latin America, the Pacific and Asia.
It stipulates debates on mission and contextual theology, inter-religious dialogue and ecumenical issues.

Service for EMW Members
EMW facilitates discussion, mutual exchange and cooperation between its members, organisations and churches worldwide.
It administers „The Statement of Needs“ whereby German regional Churches fund divers programmes and project worldwide. EMW represents its members
at the German federal Government and counsels its members on legal matters.

Studies and Public Relations
EMW promotes interest in and a commitment to mission and to the worldwide Church among churches in Germany. Focussing on networking with
the world Christianity. EMW enriches church life in Germany with the experience and insight of Christians in other countries and promotes ecumenical dialogue worldwide.
EMW produces publications on mission and contextual theology, inter-religious dialogue, ecumenical issues, teaching material, series of books focusing on individual countries and areas, development issues and background information for those working on ecumenical topics.

  • Kalendermotiv: January

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: February

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: March

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: April

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: May

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: June

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: July

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: August

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: September

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: October

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: November

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

  • Kalendermotiv: December

    Motifs from the current calendar of the Missionswerke. You can order the calendar 2020 here: www.demh.de/kalender.

`One World´ magazine

Competent information on missionary themes, churches and Christians in the worldwide ecumenical movement can be found in the German-speaking EineWelt (meaning: OneWorld magazine).

EineWelt appears quarterly - with lively reporting, exciting interviews, interesting dispatches, informative background reports, and much more.

Our authors are competent experts and most of them professionals journalists, who write in a gripping and informative fashion.

EineWelt is the leading publication from the Mission Press Collaboration, on which six mission magazines from Germany, Austria and Switzerland collaborate.

Request a free trial magazine.

Or subscribe to EineWelt immediately at a price of only 15 Euros (incl. shipping within Germany; other countries upon request) for four magazines (reduced amount as against single orders).

Individual magazines dated up to 2010 can be ordered for 4.50 Euros (incl. shipping within Germany; other countries upon request).

  • One World – Contents and Index : EineWelt-Inhaltsverzeichnisse und -Register
    2005 - 2006 - 2007 - 2008 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2012- 2013
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EineWelt, Heft 01/2020

Wasser – Segen und Fluch

Von einem Leben spendenden, aber auch lebensbedrohenden Element

42 Seiten, € 4,50

Mit dem Schwerpunktthema „Wasser – Segen und Fluch“ nehmen wir nach „Feuer“ das zweite Element in Augenschein. Dabei stehen die positiven Aspekte ebenso im Mittelpunkt der fünf thematischen Beiträge wie die negativen.

Außerdem: Verantwortung: Haftung von Konzernen im Ausland – Gendergerechte Gesellschaft: Männer treten ein für Gleichberechtigung – Menschenrechte: Interview mit Aktivist Thomas Gebauer

Mehr Infos & Bestellung auf www.demh.de

EineWelt, Heft 4/2019

Feuer – Quelle oder Qual

Über ein nutzbringendes, aber auch gefährliches Element

42 Seiten, € 4,50

Zur Kulturgeschichte der Menschheit gehört die Entdeckung des Feuers als wichtiger Entwicklungsschritt. Neben dem Nutzen zur Erhaltung des Lebens, hat das Feuer aber auch eine zerstörerische Seite.

Außerdem: Kolumbien: Versöhnungsarbeit – Krisengebiete: Erfahrungen eines Unfallchirurgen – Afrika: Interview mit Fidon Mwombeki

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in den letzten Tagen haben sich die Risikoeinschätzungen sowie Verordnungen und Handlungsempfehlungen im Blick auf die weitere Ausbreitung des Corona-Virus (SARS-CoV-2) von staatlicher und kirchlicher Seite stark verändert und zuletzt am 16.03.2020 verschärft. Das Ziel ist, die Infektionskette zu unterbrechen und die Verbreitung des Virus zeitlich zu verzögern.

Daher gelten folgende Maßnahmen für die EMW-Geschäftsstelle:

Wir bitten um Ihr Verständnis, wenn es zu Verzögerungen kommen sollte. Auch die Abwicklung von Bestellungen kann sich verzögern.

Diese Maßnahmen gelten ab dem 18.03.2020 und zunächst bis zum 19.04.2020. Eine veränderte Situation kann eine Anpassung nötig machen.

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