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Questions & Answers Regarding Current Issues of Unity Facing the Church

The following document addresses issues raised regarding the unity of the church, the authority of the General Conference, and its relationship to other levels and entities of the world church in...

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The price of prejudice

The price of prejudice

“You baby killer!” yelled the schoolboys at Julie as she walked to her Adventist School in Strathfeild in 1980. She ignored the taunts as she’d done every day since the Chamberlain case broke...

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God has not forgotten Sarajevo

Note: The Huffington Post originally published this article.  The international community is this month remembering the beginning of the siege of Sarajevo, the capital of Bosnia and Herzegovina,...

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Will Rome be the new world capital for religious freedom?

Rome recently launched an “Observatory on Religious Freedom,” an initiative aimed at making Rome the “reference point for the defense of religious freedom in the world.” This initiative is supported...

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Thank you, Adventist Church for properly recognizing mental health issues

The Seventh-day Adventist Church last year demonstrated an important milestone regarding a religious organization’s approach to mental health – it takes it seriously. The denomination held an...

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Research shows that relationships are the best form of evangelism

Research shows that relationships are the best form of evangelism

Research offers insight into who is the most effective evangelist to take the gospel to your friends and relatives. The answer might surprise you. It’s you.  A 2004 survey of Seventh-day Adventists...

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