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ADRA deploys relief efforts after super typhoon strikes the Philippines

Mon, 2018-09-17 00:32
The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) office in the Philippines has deployed an emergency response team to assess the situation and provide aid to some of the communities most affected by Super Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong. The powerful typhoon, equivalent to a Category 5 hurricane, made landfall in the northern island of Luzon on Saturday, September 15, and affected more than 4.6 million people, forcing more than 51,000 people into evacuation shelters, according to...

Indian State of Kerala Sees Worst Flooding in Nearly a Century

Mon, 2018-09-17 00:15
Adventist Church in the region rushes to aid victims

Burundi celebrates unprecedented church growth through Total Member Involvement

Mon, 2018-09-17 00:00
43,000 baptized as a result of over 1,000 evangelistic campaigns

Green suits and worn knees as church leaders kick off heritage tour

Fri, 2018-09-14 00:20
General Conference directors to visit historical sites in Adventist Church history

The life of Daniel in cinematic images

Thu, 2018-09-13 08:56
August 30-September 8, saw four media ministries, eight uniquely skilled crew from five countries and four continents; a professional Moroccan production team; the acclaimed Biblical film sets of Ouarzazate, along with 165 local actors and extras who eagerly and skillfully play the roles of Biblical characters, come together to pull off a highly successful production on the book of Daniel. The crew with skills in filmmaking, photography, media technologies, directing and producing, converged on...

New Adventist facility in El Salvador to provide shelter for families

Thu, 2018-09-13 06:58
A new facility recently completed by a local Seventh-day Adventist Church in El Salvador will provide overnight shelter to parents while they wait for their children during their in-patient care at a nearby hospital in the capital city of San Salvador. Dozens of church and community members recently took part in the inauguration ceremony of the Miramonte Adventist Shelter and unveiled plans to benefit dozens of families who travel from far away to bring their children to nearby Benjamin Bloom...

Norway mission school called ‘bright spot’ in secular Europe

Thu, 2018-09-13 06:10
Ted Wilson praises the students for not just “going with the flow”

How to reduce your risk of developing cancer

Wed, 2018-09-12 00:04
Research has shown that you can greatly reduce your chance of developing cancer by the lifestyle choices you make.  Yes, hereditary factors can play a large part, too, and some families are affected by cancer more than others. But overall, a person’s choices will contribute to their health and wellbeing throughout their life. More than 1.7 million people in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer this year, and an estimated 600,000 Americans will die from cancer this year,...

In Jamaica, Adventists challenged to focus on the Church’s mission amid distractions

Tue, 2018-09-11 22:45
Adventist Church President in Jamaica Pastor Everett Brown challenged newly installed leaders in the North East Jamaica region to make the community and people their main object of the church’s mission. The challenge was made by the Adventist leader against the background of the recent spate of murders committed against women and children in the country. “To remain relevant and true to mission, the church must identify with the needs of people,” said Brown, as he addressed the new leaders at...

School of Behavioral Health helping to expand Child Life service in China

Tue, 2018-09-11 09:19
A new School of Behavioral Health program offering pediatric nurses from the People’s Republic of China the opportunity to complete training as Child Life Specialists launched in Fall 2017. The new program is an outgrowth of a four-year series of education exchange visits the School of Behavioral Health faculty members and students have made to the Zhejiang University Children’s Hospital (ZUCH), introducing nurses there to the benefits and value of child life services.  Nancy Wu was the...

Opera singer’s mansion turned into Adventist TV studio in Sweden

Tue, 2018-09-11 09:08
Three hundred guests celebrate the miracle story at the opening of LIfeStyleTV’s new headquarters.

Prayerful Process Continues: GC ADCOM Embraces Unity

Sat, 2018-09-08 05:43
The General Conference Administrative Committee (ADCOM) of the Seventh-day Adventist Church recently took action to further support and embrace the unity of the global church, and to complement church policies already in place.  The Adventist church operates in more than 200 countries, grows at more than four percent per year, and establishes more than 30 new groups of believers each day. Growth and diversity require flexibility, always in the context of holding fast to Biblical...

Russian children welcome ‘Uncle Ted’ Wilson to special needs school

Wed, 2018-09-05 01:21
Adventist Church president says, “This is one of the most unique projects I have visited in a long time.”

Adventist pharmacy workers’ case expected to go to U.S. Supreme Court

Wed, 2018-09-05 01:09
For the first time in more than 30 years, the High Court is more likely to accept a Sabbath case

What of the Future?

Wed, 2018-09-05 00:51
Is there a future for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Europe?  Ask Pastor Ted Wilson and the answer is a resounding, “Yes”. Speaking during an engaging interview conducted during the European Pastors’ Council in Serbia, 28 August – 2 September 2018, Wilson shared a global perspective on how ministers and lay members can work together to transform communities. Wilson believes strongly in traditional forms of evangelism, but equally sees how new and innovative forms are working to help...

Adventist Church in Jamaica appeals to members to report abuse at EndItNow Conference

Wed, 2018-09-05 00:39
Family, Children and Adolescent Ministries Director of the Jamaica Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists Dr. Lorraine Vernal is appealing to the church community to report criminal and abusive violation to help put an end to the various vices affecting Jamaica. “We live in a Jamaica where this week [last Thursday] a young woman was raped and burnt near to her home and although she was crying rape and persons heard she died a grueling death,” said Vernal as she addressed the Family and...

Health system’s name change reinforces wholistic Adventist health message

Fri, 2018-08-24 07:15
New brand will have no impact on Church’s name

Adventist land in Papua New Guinea declared a protected area

Thu, 2018-08-23 21:35
The Papua New Guinean (PNG) government’s peak environmental protection authority (CEPA) recently declared a “ridge-to-reef” land and marine protected area that includes two Adventist institutions and one campground. The Variarata National Park, located on the northern border of the protected area, includes part of the large cliffs that overlook Pacific Adventist University (PAU). The rest of the university falls within the western boundary, and the declaration will now protect the abundant bird...

Adventist Church president calls for Total Member Involvement in Southeast Mexico

Thu, 2018-08-23 07:24
Adventist World Church President Ted N.C. Wilson made a call to hundreds of Seventh-Adventists in Southeast Mexico during a special worship gathering held in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico, on Aug. 19, 2018. “God has a mission for the church in the southeast territory and that is to proclaim the Three Angels messages of Revelation 14, to lift up Christ in His righteousness, to lift up the restoration of God’s people through the Word of God, through healthful living,” said Wilson as he addressed...

U.S. News & World Report names Loma Linda University Medical Center among best hospitals

Wed, 2018-08-22 07:18
Adventist hospital ranked “high performing” in seven areas