New AWF Leader: Dr Jura Yanagihara

juraDuring the 2016 AWF Convocation in Bangkok Dr. Jura Yanagihara was elected as new President. Dr. Yanagihara has experience in many areas, one of which was President of the national Alliance Church in Brazil.

The international Alliance family is deeply grateful that God provided a highly qualified servant-leader. Jura Yanagihara will take over from Arie Verduijn, who will step down in January 2017 after three consecutive four-year terms.

arie-juraThe picture shows Jura being prayed for by Arie. For more information on Dr. Yanagihara see the short resume below.

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The mission of the Alliance World Fellowship is to facilitate cooperation amongst its members (churches and organizations) as they work for the fulfillment of the Great Commission. The AWF has its roots in the Christian and Missionary Alliance (C&MA). It started as a movement in the 1880’s and developed into a mission-minded denomination with partners in more than 80 countries under a variety of names.


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