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Trans-European Division acknowledges mistakes of the past, seek ways to move forward

Trans-European Division acknowledges mistakes of the past, seek ways to move forward

This year marked the 90th anniversary of the formation of the Trans-European Division as one region of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. Initially established as the Northern European...

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Philippines struck by nine weeks of natural disasters

Philippines struck by nine weeks of natural disasters

The Philippines is known for being a disaster-prone country, ranking second on the global climate risk index in 2018 and fourth in the countries most affected by extreme weather events since 1999....

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ADRA and Adventist Mission in Thailand lend support to global education campaign

ADRA and Adventist Mission in Thailand lend support to global education campaign

Following the official launch of the global advocacy campaign, Every Child. Everywhere. In School., held at the General Conference’s Annual Council in October, the Adventist Development and Relief...

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ADRA appoints Annetta Gibson as new Vice President for Finance

ADRA appoints Annetta Gibson as new Vice President for Finance

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) has announced the appointment of Annetta “Ann” Gibson as vice president for finance. Gibson began her appointment, effective December 4. Gibson steps...

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A New Commandment

Jesus is our perfect example of the way to live in this world. While on earth, He gave His disciples a “new” commandment, that is, “love one another” just as He loved them (John 13:34, ESV). He...

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With religious freedom under threat, is there a way forward?

With religious freedom under threat, is there a way forward?

Editor’s note: At a Capitol Hill press conference today, U.S. Representative Chris Stewart (R-UT) announced the introduction of a proposed law called Fairness for All. The legislation, which was...

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Middle East University reaffirms God’s guidance at the 80th anniversary

Middle East University reaffirms God’s guidance at the 80th anniversary

Anyone would be challenged to cover eight decades of miracles in one weekend, but on November 15-17, 2019, Middle East University (formerly Middle East College) campus in Beirut, Lebanon, commemorated...

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ADRA Samoa responds to deadly measles outbreak

ADRA Samoa responds to deadly measles outbreak

ADRA Samoa staff are working tirelessly in response to the deadly measles outbreak in the country. According to ABC news, 32 children have died as a result of the outbreak—most of the victims are...

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ADRA responds to five earthquakes that rattle Albania

ADRA responds to five earthquakes that rattle Albania

A 6.3 magnitude earthquake recently struck Albania mostly affecting the city of Durres and Kruja, and the village of Thumana, Kruje. Reportedly, the death toll stands at 31 with at least 650 people...

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Seventh-day Adventist World Church president sends letter of encouragement to members in Burundi

Seventh-day Adventist World Church president sends letter of encouragement to members in Burundi

Editors note: Since May of 2019, the Adventist Church members in Burundi have endured ongoing persecution from the countries government. On October 24, the president of the Burundi Union Mission,...

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