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Senior Youth Leadership

Senior Youth Leadership

Any Adventist in any part of the world can tell you what Pathfinders and Adventurers are. These well-established groups serve what the church calls “junior youth,” or children ages 4-15, and those who...

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Annual Council 2019

Not for Sale

The room watched in anticipation as G.T. Ng, general secretary for the Seventh-day Adventist World Church, approached the onstage table and took a chair. Rolling it to the front of the platform, Ng...

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World Church Executive Committee Considers Statement on Abortion

World Church Executive Committee Considers Statement on Abortion

Members of the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s top decision-making body deliberated over a period of two days during the 2019 Annual Council about a proposed Statement on the Biblical View of Unborn...

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Annual Council 2019

Executive Committee Members Debate Proposed Compliance Action

Tuesday afternoon’s much-anticipated discussion of possible discipline for church entities deemed not compliant with ordination votes and policies witnessed surprising turns as delegates to the Annual...

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Adventist Church leaders approve plan for tithe parity among divisions

Adventist Church leaders approve plan for tithe parity among divisions

Achieving parity in tithe contributed by world church divisions to the Adventist Church’s world headquarters dominated the Monday afternoon discussion of the delegates to the Fall 2019 General...

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Annual Council 2019

Recommendations resulting from the 2018 Annual Council Compliance Action

A document outlining recommendations resulting from the 2018 Annual Council Compliance Action was distributed to General Conference Executive Committee members today.  The 2018 decision was a...

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