Adventist News Network

Life-saving heart device program recognized for excellence
September 19, 2018 - For the third time, the Loma Linda University Medical Center received the Advanced Certification in Ventricular Assist Device (VAD), further highlighting the hospital’s commitment to excellence in service. The Joint Commission awarded this reaccreditation earlier this year. “The importance of implantable mechanical devices cannot be overstated because they save the lives of heart failure patients who may otherwise die,” said Anees... ... read more
Adventist Community Services Disaster Relief provides help to Hurricane Florence victims
September 19, 2018 - Disaster Relief unit of ACS working with other relief agencies, local government. ... read more
ADCOM refers to Compliance Committees
September 19, 2018 - After Clarification, Two subcommittees activated ... read more
Administrative Committee Continues to Refine Unity Document
September 18, 2018 - Ongoing Discussion Process Leads to Clarification. ... read more
ADRA ready to respond to major storms affecting US, Philippines, and Eastern Caribbean
September 17, 2018 - The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is responding to three powerful cyclonic storms that are blasting the US east coast, northern Philippines, and the Lower Antilles in the Caribbean with strong winds and heavy rains, affecting millions and forcing many to evacuate. “Our emergency team has been tracking these storms closely for several days, and has been pre-positioning aid, coordinating with partners, and deploying response teams to be ready to assist communities as quickly as... ... read more
Adventist Heritage tour called a life-changing experience
September 17, 2018 - A six-day tour promises to have an impact on General Conference leaders, university presidents and children around the world. ... read more
Puerto Rico, Pathfinders win national robotic summer program competition
September 16, 2018 - A group of Pathfinders from Puerto Rico won a national robotic summer program after competing against a dozen other groups from the island, earlier last month.  As part of winning the top spot on the island, the seven-member-team of young Seventh-day Adventists took part in the final International Space Station’s event held in Guaynabo, Puerto Rico earlier last month. The winning pathfinder team called Robogen took part in the Zero Robotics Middle School Summer Program which follows a... ... read more
Record recognized with ARPA awards
September 16, 2018 - Adventist Media in Australia wins four awards across two publications ... read more
Summer Gateway program inspires minority high school students to achieve, serve
September 16, 2018 - Local underrepresented minority high school students were inspired to achieve more and serve others after participating in an immersive two-week learning experience through Loma Linda University Health’s Summer Gateway program. Summer Gateway aims to create positive attitudes toward healthcare professions among high school students through presentations, activities and service opportunities.  A variety of LLUH professionals and students volunteered their time to provide lectures and to... ... read more
ADRA deploys relief efforts after super typhoon strikes the Philippines
September 16, 2018 - The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) office in the Philippines has deployed an emergency response team to assess the situation and provide aid to some of the communities most affected by Super Typhoon Mangkhut, known locally as Ompong. The powerful typhoon, equivalent to a Category 5 hurricane, made landfall in the northern island of Luzon on Saturday, September 15, and affected more than 4.6 million people, forcing more than 51,000 people into evacuation shelters, according to... ... read more
Indian State of Kerala Sees Worst Flooding in Nearly a Century
September 16, 2018 - Adventist Church in the region rushes to aid victims ... read more
Burundi celebrates unprecedented church growth through Total Member Involvement
September 16, 2018 - 43,000 baptized as a result of over 1,000 evangelistic campaigns ... read more
Green suits and worn knees as church leaders kick off heritage tour
September 13, 2018 - General Conference directors to visit historical sites in Adventist Church history ... read more
The life of Daniel in cinematic images
September 12, 2018 - August 30-September 8, saw four media ministries, eight uniquely skilled crew from five countries and four continents; a professional Moroccan production team; the acclaimed Biblical film sets of Ouarzazate, along with 165 local actors and extras who eagerly and skillfully play the roles of Biblical characters, come together to pull off a highly successful production on the book of Daniel. The crew with skills in filmmaking, photography, media technologies, directing and producing, converged on... ... read more
New Adventist facility in El Salvador to provide shelter for families
September 12, 2018 - A new facility recently completed by a local Seventh-day Adventist Church in El Salvador will provide overnight shelter to parents while they wait for their children during their in-patient care at a nearby hospital in the capital city of San Salvador. Dozens of church and community members recently took part in the inauguration ceremony of the Miramonte Adventist Shelter and unveiled plans to benefit dozens of families who travel from far away to bring their children to nearby Benjamin Bloom... ... read more