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Surgeon General Praises Adventist Commitment to Healthy Living

Surgeon General Praises Adventist Commitment to Healthy Living

Vice Admiral Regina M. Benjamin, M.D., 18th Surgeon General of the United States Public Health Service, praised Seventh-day Adventists for their commitment to healthy living."It's a great honor to be...

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Adventist Session elects associate officers

Adventist Session elects associate officers

The General Conference Nominating Committee selected 21 associate leaders for the Presidential, Secretariat and Treasury departments on Sunday, all of which were approved by delegates meeting in the...

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New Adventist Church statements address social, religious issues

The Seventh-day Adventist Church released five statements Sunday on hot-button topics including violence against women and children, creation and global poverty."The statement was couched in the...

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Temperance still central to church's health message

Temperance still central to church's health message

Seventh-day Adventist Church leaders and delegates from throughout the world signed a temperance pledge Sunday afternoon during the 59th General Conference Session.The pledge, presented in an...

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Proposed time shift in election of departmental associates defeated

Proposed time shift in election of departmental associates defeated

Seventh-day Adventist Church delegates today defeated a motion that would have altered the timeframe for choosing associate directors of departments at the church's world headquarters.The motion would...

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Private security detail guards church leaders

Private security detail guards church leaders

Before newly elected General Conference President Ted N. C. Wilson stepped onto the stage to be introduced Friday at the 59th World Session of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, an entourage of sorts...

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