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Pathfinders at Oshkosh Camporee fill 5,000 golden buckets

At the Chosen International Camporee, Adventist youth have the opportunity to help ACS with Disaster Response supply buckets

associate director. “Many, knowing our deadline, have come back repeatedly. The Alvarado Spanish Seventh-day Adventist Church Pathfinder club from Alvarado, Texas, spent three hours filling buckets.” “We [...] generosity.” The Arkansas-Louisiana, Iowa-Missouri, and Greater New York conferences of the Seventh-day Adventist Church will take the clean-up buckets back home with them to have on hand to distribute when [...] survived a natural disaster,” Marshall Gonzales, Southwestern Union Conference and Texas Conference Adventist Community Services (ACS) director, shares. “When a disaster strikes, we distribute the filled buckets

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Children learn about healthy eating benefits during holiday

Activity also encouraged parents to get to know the Adventist Church and initiatives like the Adventurer Club.

They wanted to create awareness of a healthier eating style, creatively presenting what the Seventh-day Adventist Church teaches about the subject, based on the Bible, and lead them to develop recipes in [...] Bahia alone, about 500 children benefited from the program. Most were children of friends of the Adventist Church or people who were approached in the community. In some cities, there were parents who did [...] Jesus,” observed Medeiros. In Ponto Novo, a town of about 17,000 people, the city's central Adventist church was home to the Christian Holiday School. There were 86 children involved in the activities

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meeting. They looked at me blankly. I shared that I had just moved to Alaska to work for the Seventh-day Adventist Church. My job was to build awareness of the challenges that native Alaskans face and to provide [...] Anchorage, Alaska, airport. They wore the tired, ragged look of people who had spent the past four days at the airport. I sat across from them as they finished the last of the soup they were sharing, the [...] him, ‘Come over to Macedonia and help us!’” (NLT). My interaction with Toni and Buck was a present-day plea to go and preach, teach, and live out the gospel of Jesus Christ to bush Alaska. Please pray

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Dedication of a new Adventist hospital in the U.S. state of Maryland

Celebrating the move of Washington Adventist Hospital to White Oak Medical Center

a decade in the making. The doors of Adventist Health Care’s brand-new White Oak Medical Center(WOMC) were opened. Special guests, including Seventh-day Adventist World Church president Ted N.C. Wilson [...] hospital includes nature-inspired themes. Hospital leadership are also transparent about their Seventh-day Adventist identity. This translates into spiritual concepts that can be seen in the artwork decorating [...] available. Being less than a mile from the General Conference, the World Headquarters of the Seventh Day Adventist Church, it can extend care to visitors from countries all around the globe. Depending on the

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A slice of hanger life

Hanger provides camporee fun, focus on mission

between exhibits from Seventh-day Adventist schools, companies, and ministries are opportunities for pin trading. Many of the booths, such as Christian Record Services and Adventist World Radio (AWR), offer [...] experience a microcosm of Adventism — from bumping into Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, to earning a one-of-a-kind humanitarian ADRA International pin, to completing a short [...] North American Division (NAD) pin from one of the three officers, to meeting recruiters from Seventh-day Adventist schools across the division, to praying with directors from the NAD’s Ministerial Association

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Adventists make Três Rios residents aware of effects of child sexual violence

Initiative held in a city in the interior of Rio de Janeiro is part of the "Breaking the Silence" initiative.

The Breaking the Silence campaign, organized by the Seventh-day Adventist Church in South America, took place in the community of Três Rios, in the interior of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, August 4 th [...] perpetrators of the crime The Adventurers and Pathfinders clubs from the Miguel Pereira Adventist Church kicked off the event with a parade. Many parents enrolled their children in the clubs as [...] Giácomo organized the initiative in the city with the women’s ministries department of the local Adventist church. For her, despite the cold, it was an excellent experience. “Many people came to watch,”

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In North Colombia, Adventist University provides Venezuela migrant families with business opportunities

Peña have begun helping others in need. The project has been possible thanks to many Adventist and non-Adventist families who have contributed funds, food and raw materials for the project and have provided [...] Jhonny Alberto Peña clearly remembers March 22. It was the day he left his native Venezuela for the city of Medellin in neighboring Colombia. “It was hard when I left, to leave my family, my small [...] among the 20 families benefitting from a special project led by leaders and staff of the Colombia Adventist University in Medellin. The special initiative assists low-income families by providing them with

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Seventh-day Adventist World Church President writes letter of encouragement to church members in Burundi

Ted N.C. Wilson offers continued prayer in letter sent to Burundi through the Adventist Church in East-Central Africa.

behalf of your worldwide Seventh-day Adventist Church family, let me send our Christian love and spiritual encouragement to you in your special work of representing Christ every day and sharing your faith [...] each day as you stand for God’s truth. Jesus is coming soon!! With kind Christian regards and sincerely yours, Ted N.C. Wilson President General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists [...] privilege to address you as brothers and sisters who are part of the worldwide family of Seventh-day Adventists. You are loved, appreciated, and prayed for. You are dear to our hearts and God is watching

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Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America issues statement against recent shootings in Texas and Ohio

scared. Questions are being asked, but they outnumber the answers being provided. The Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America empathizes with those directly impacted by the evil that has sprung [...] country. We look forward to the soon return of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ; to that eventful day when all will return to His original vision. We celebrate the diversity of this world and, despite [...] despite our sinful human nature, we embrace every person as a son or daughter of God. We long for the day when all will feel loved. When all will feel safe. When all sin will be gone, and no more tears will be

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Adventist Community Services Supply Spiritual and Emotional Support After El Paso, Texas, Mass Shooting

American Red Cross approves team of credentialed, bilingual Adventist emotional and spiritual care providers to provide "listening ear."

ears." Spiritual care teams will likely be in place for seven to 10 days. In addition, Andrew Mobley, an Adventist Community Services coordinator from the Allegheny West Conference, has reached [...] after a gunman fired on crowds in a Walmart and its parking lot in El Paso, Texas, on Aug. 3, local Adventist Community Service Disaster Response (ACS DR) leader Marshall Gonzales reached out to W. Derrick

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