He Knows My Name: Hundreds of Women Commune with Jesus in Beautiful Muskoka
During the peak of fall, as the crisp leaves drift toward the ground, the women of Ontario Conference enjoy an annual weekend...... read more
Adventist University of the Philippines Alumni of Western North America 46th Annual Convention
The Adventist University of the Philippines (AUP) has humble beginnings in educating and preparing missions-oriented people to... read more
How God Protected Blessed Hope Church
As I was reading the news one morning about the Vegas shooting, I couldn’t help but imagine how terrifying it must have been. It will always be...... read more
Pastors’ and Principals’ Retreat
The 2018 Pastors’ and Principals’ Retreat was held at Camp Hope with the theme of “The Pastoral Couple.” Claudio and Pamelyn Consuegra of the North American Division office of Family Ministries led...... read more
Berea Beacon’s Paint Night
On a recent Sabbath evening, about a dozen people sat in pairs and trios in the Parlor at the Berea Seventh-day Adventist Church, just off the corner of Sherbourne and Carlton, downtown Toronto...... read more
In today’s society, we all busily work from day to day completing various tasks we must accomplish. But do we take the time to pause from this chaotic world and realize...... read more
Burman University Board of Trustees votes for feasibility review
On April 27, 2018, the Burman University Board of Trustees took the following action...... read more
Speak Life
After taking a one-year break from having the annual teen youth rally at Foothills Camp, it was time to bring it back to Foothills. On Feb. 2, 2018, cars and buses started to pull...... read more
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Wind blew but fire stood
June 21, 2018 - Making lunch took some work for Alejandro Gonzales Qquerar, a farmer and father of four children in Peru. First, he needed to dig a hole in the ground. Then he would place wood and stones into the hole and light a fire. When the flames caused the stones to turn red and then black, he would throw some potatoes on top of them. After that, he would cover the potatoes with dirt and cold rocks, which would put out the fire. The potatoes would bake in the hot earth and, after about 20 minutes, they... ... read more
Effective conversations about suicide and other mental health issues
June 21, 2018 - Melissa J. Pereau, MD, has a passion for helping people during a critical point in their lives, which is why the psychiatrist spends her days working with patients thinking about or who have attempted suicide. As a medical director and psychiatrist at the Loma Linda University Behavioral Medicine Center, Pereau is faced daily with the realities of suicide and how the topic —... ... read more
More than 1,000 people celebrate the Adventist Church’s 90 years in Italy
June 21, 2018 - "Today we enjoy religious freedom and I want to thank the Italian government for this" said Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Adventist World Church. He was a guest in Rome on the occasion of the 90th anniversary of the Italian Union of Adventist Christian churches (UICCA). "Thank God every day for the religious freedom you enjoy in this great country of Italy," he added. "Never take this achievement for granted. Religious freedom requires constant... ... read more
ADRA collaborates to train mental health provides in Sint Maarten
June 20, 2018 - The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) in the Caribbean recently co-hosted psycho-social training for mental health professionals in St. Maarten to assist in building community resilience as the island still recovers from three hurricanes that hit last year. The training became the third major intervention by ADRA on the island, ADRA leaders said. More than 80 percent of the homes on the island are still damaged and have tarps on their roofs. In addition, rebuilding has been slow... ... read more
ADRA partners with World Food Program to help feed 85,000 refugees in Uganda
June 20, 2018 - Thousands of refugees in Uganda will receive food assistance, thanks to a recent cooperation established between the Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA), the World Food Program (WFP) and the Government of Uganda, through the Office of the Prime Minister.   The partnership, agreed upon in June 2018, will allow ADRA to provide food for more than 85,000 refugees currently settled in the district of Kamwenge, western Uganda. An influx of refugees is reported to increase as... ... read more
Roland R. Hegstad, longtime Liberty Magazine editor dies at 92
June 20, 2018 - Hegstad was both an extraordinary editor and mentor ... read more
Vanuatu MP opens Adventist music festival in Efate
June 20, 2018 - A Vanuatu member of parliament postponed important appointments to attend and officially open the 7th Adventist Music Festival of Efate, running from June 7 to 11.  This annual gospel singing event was initiated by the Seventh-day Adventist Church in 2012 to celebrate the Adventist movement in Vanuatu. The Honorable Minister of Internal Affairs, Andrew Solomon Napuat, said the program was special because it promoted original songs from singing groups. “I believe in the process of... ... read more