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ADRA Thailand vocational training lends refugees new future

ADRA Thailand vocational training lends refugees new future

Jan 31, 2012

Refugees striving to make ends meet in Thailand are finding new skills training and employment opportunities, thanks to an Adventist Development and...

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Myanmar’s farming, fishing community benefits from region's first Adventist health expo

Myanmar’s farming, fishing community benefits from region's first Adventist health expo

Jan 24, 2012

Members of southern Myanmar’s farming and fishing communities are learning to prevent and treat hypertension, diabetes and other disease. A four-day...

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In Nigeria, escalating religious conflict impacts Adventist Church

In Nigeria, escalating religious conflict impacts Adventist Church

Jan 23, 2012

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Nigeria is seeing a drop in church attendance and some church closures amid worsening religious conflict in the...

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U.S. Supreme Court ruling is First Amendment defense, Adventist legal counselors say

U.S. Supreme Court ruling is First Amendment defense, Adventist legal counselors say

Jan 13, 2012

Seventh-day Adventist Church legal counselors say a ruling this week by the United States Supreme Court further shields churches from government...

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Baird honored with lifetime achievement award for anti-tobacco work

Baird honored with lifetime achievement award for anti-tobacco work

Jan 10, 2012

Long since retired, Denis Baird, now 92, was working as a full-time Seventh-day Adventist minister and in 1975 launched what is now South Africa’s...

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Human rights champion Amor was 'great defender of religious freedom'

Human rights champion Amor was 'great defender of religious freedom'

Jan 10, 2012

Religious liberty advocates are calling the death of Tunisian human rights lawyer Abdelfattah Amor a great loss for the international religious...

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