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Adventist Church 'not immune to change'

Having finished my supper, I paid the bill at a downtown diner late last night and my passing words to the waiter were "keep the change."...


Out of this world busyness -- and fun

It's out of this world. Well, it's out of my world anyway. This extravaganza we call the General Conference Session; this monolithic Congress Center...


Could it be time for change?

I gave 40 years of good service to my employers, but was ready for retirement when it came. The prospect of no longer being answerable to a boss...


The massive undertaking in Atlanta

My childhood memories include holidays by the sea and the writing of picture postcards to grandparents, Auntie Hilda and Uncle Bert. Year after year,...


'People of Hope' meet a city of hope

The Danish physicist Niels Bohr once observed, "Prediction is very difficult, especially if it's about the future." While the eminent...


Giving 'ultimate rebuttal' to culture of consumerism

Many of the big news stories from this year so far have focused on economics. From stock markets and exchange rates to debt issues and financial...