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Church Manual updated after inadvertent omission

Church Manual updated after inadvertent omission

The Seventh-day Adventist Church has updated the Church Manual after finding that part of an amendment voted at General Conference Session last year was unintentionally excluded. “It has come to our...

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Full list of elected and appointed officials from Annual Council

Full list of elected and appointed officials from Annual Council

During the 2015 Annual Council, members of the Executive Committee elected and appointed remaining ministry leadership positions that weren’t filled during General Conference Session in July. Members...

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Church accounts for lost members

Church accounts for lost members

The Seventh-day Adventist World Church is growing steadily.  But while membership jumped 1. 6 percent in a recent six-month period, potential growth continues to suffer because of substantial...

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Adventist Leaders Appeal for Church Entities to Respect Ordination Vote

Adventist Leaders Appeal for Church Entities to Respect Ordination Vote

General Conference and division leaders re-affirmed the important role of women in the life of the Seventh-day Adventist Church and appealed to all church entities to respect a recent General...

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Everyone called to participate in Church’s new outreach mission

Everyone called to participate in Church’s new outreach mission

When Judith Miranda and her husband visited Malibu, California over 10 years ago, there weren’t any Seventh-day Adventist churches in city limits. Miranda, a full-time registered nurse, decided not to...

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Annual Council returns to its roots for Friday night services

Annual Council returns to its roots for Friday night services

During the 2015 Annual Council meetings, Seventh-day Adventist church leaders and lay delegates, met for Friday evening worship away from Church headquarters in Sliver Spring, Maryland. In an effort...

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