This week on ANN...Adventists in the U.S. state of Florida offer emotional support in the wake of last week's mass school shooting in Parkland ...during a meeting with the president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, the president of Uganda promises to consider banning mandatory Saturday exams. ...and...the president of Southern Adventist University outlines ways the school will better serve its black students after a racially-charged video was uploaded to Snapchat. These stories and more coming up.
This week on ANN...humanitarians respond to the worst tropical cyclone to hit Tonga in more than 60 years. ...catastrophic flooding in 2 northern provinces of Argentina affects more than 60-thousand people. ...and.. the Adventist University of La Plata in Argentina declares 3 days of mourning. 8 people associated with the school lose their lives in car accidents over a 2-day period . These stories and more coming up.
This week on ANN...Adventist leaders in Germany advocate for peace as the world reflects on the 100th anniversary of the end of World War 1. ...the inauguration of an Adventist hospital outside Nicaragua's capital city generates high praise from government leaders. ...and...the world's smallest pacemaker is implanted at the Sydney Adventist Hospital. These stories and more coming up.
This week on ANN...the Adventist Church helps organize a United Nations symposium on the human rights of migrants and refugees. ...Adventists in Northern Ireland join faith communities in honoring International Holocaust Remembrance Day. ...and...the Church's humanitarian arm launches a hygienic campaign and distribution in response to Zambia's cholera crisis. These stories and more coming up.
This week on ANN...U.S. Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit rules in favor of former Employees of Kellogg USA. The two lost their jobs when they were assessed of missing too many shifts due to their Sabbath observance. ...As immigration policy takes center stage in the United States, the Church's North American territory issues a statement emphasizing the importance of equality for all. ...and...another Sabbath observance case is tried. This time in the Philippines Supreme Court. The landmark decision helps raise awareness of the Seventh-day Sabbath in the nation. These stories and more coming up.
This week on ANN...a new criminal code in Bolivia may result in religious liberty restrictions. Adventist leaders petition for prayer and support. ...the Church encourages members to reflect on the fundamental human right of freedom of conscience on Religious Liberty Sabbath. ...and...doctors of Loma Linda University Health establish Malawi's first physician-run treatment programs for epilepsy. These stories and more coming up.