Adventist News Network®

The official news service of the Seventh-day Adventist world church

All News


Filter

Celebrating freedom through singing

Celebrating freedom through singing

Estonia is a small state by the Baltic Sea in north-eastern Europe with the population of 1.3 million. Right on the border between east and west it is a country squeezed between two mindsets –...

Read more


Lay-led evangelism yields over 370 baptisms in Southern Philippines

Lay-led evangelism yields over 370 baptisms in Southern Philippines

A group of Adventist lay people in the Southern Philippines teamed up to participate in the Total Member Involvement initiative by holding a public evangelistic meeting, which resulted in the baptism...

Read more


Close-up of Angola on flat paper map

Justice Prevails in Angola for Five Adventist Men

A full acquittal by the Supreme Court of Angola on May 15 has ended a two-year legal ordeal for four Seventh-day Adventist Church pastors and one layperson falsely accused in an abduction conspiracy. ...

Read more


ADRA President: “Poverty plants the seeds of religious violence”

ADRA President: “Poverty plants the seeds of religious violence”

Jonathan Duffy, president of the Adventist Development and Relief Agency, spoke in front of a packed room during the second annual Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom Summit at the U.S....

Read more


Jefferson City mayor thanks Iowa-Missouri Conference for disaster relief efforts

Jefferson City mayor thanks Iowa-Missouri Conference for disaster relief efforts

On Sabbath, June 8, Jefferson City mayor Carrie Tergin stopped by the 2019 Iowa-Missouri Camp Meeting in Centralia, Missouri, to express her thanks for recent disaster relief efforts Adventists have...

Read more


Single mother presented with a renovated house

Single mother presented with a renovated house

Nilda Santos da Silva, 51, is a single mother of five children. For 13 years she has lived in a small house with two rooms—a kitchen and bedroom—in Jardim Colombo on the west side of São Paulo. She...

Read more


Adventist University of the Philippines celebrates first commencement of College of Medicine

Adventist University of the Philippines celebrates first commencement of College of Medicine

Referred to as the “Prima Lux” or “First Light,” sixteen aspiring physicians celebrated their historic achievement June 21-23, 2019,  as the first graduates from the Adventist University of the...

Read more


Unexpected pregnancy changes Polish Mother’s heart

Unexpected pregnancy changes Polish Mother’s heart

Halina Pastuszko decided that she didn’t want any more children after giving birth to a third daughter in Poland. But she learned at the age of 42, the same year that her first grandchild was born,...

Read more


The Adventist Church in North America honors historic promotion of an Adventist Chaplain serving in the U.S. Air Force

The Adventist Church in North America honors historic promotion of an Adventist Chaplain serving in the U.S. Air Force

Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries of the North American Division recognized Chaplain John Elliott of the United States Air Force on July 3, 2019, for his recent promotion to colonel. He is only the...

Read more


More than 200 children participate in health summit in Ukraine

More than 200 children participate in health summit in Ukraine

Youth from the Lugansk Seventh-day Adventist church and other faith communities recently organized and conducted “Land of Health,” a children’s health summit, in the city of Lugansk, Ukraine. The...

Read more