Adventist News Network

Crowds line up for free mega-clinic in the "City of Angels"
April 27, 2016 - Los Angeles’ mayor and seven news trucks are helping publicize the event. ... read more
New vice chancellor pledges advancement, excellence and adventure for the Adventist University of Africa
April 27, 2016 - Delbert Baker brings decades of experience in developing students and leaders to his new position in Kenya. ... read more
Adventists to Partner with Newseum for Unique Religious Freedom Summit
April 26, 2016 - A conference to be held in Washington D.C. next month aims to equip religious liberty activists with new ideas and tools for making their voices heard in the public sphere. ... read more
Adventist humanitarians in Northern Italy combat loneliness through a lunch program
April 26, 2016 - “Pranzassieme” or “Lunch Together” provides an opportunity for elderly community members in Cesena to draw closer to each other. ... read more
Adventists reflect on the value and dignity of people with disabilities and orphans
April 25, 2016 - April 23 was designated as Special Needs Day by the Seventh-day Adventist world church. ... read more
Members spread hope, compassion in the U.S. state of Maryland
April 25, 2016 - Local leaders hope the activities encouraged Adventist youth to adapt service as an ongoing lifestyle, and not just an event. ... read more
Powerful earthquake in Ecuador kills 413, injures more than 2,500
April 19, 2016 - Church members, humanitarians gather donations to assist those affected by the tragedy. ... read more
In Caracas, 4,012 new believers are baptized into the Adventist Church during historic evangelistic celebration
April 19, 2016 - Local church leader says pastors, church leaders and members worked in 5,000 small groups to bring about evangelistic success. ... read more
In War-Weary Colombia, Adventists Look Ahead to Post-Conflict Challenges  
April 19, 2016 - A peace forum in Bogotá aims to forge constructive partnerships between NGOs, scholars, and the faith community. ... read more
Adventist leaders in Rwanda commemorate the 22nd anniversary of the Tutsi mass genocide
April 13, 2016 - Members hold prayer vigils and grief counseling workshops for the families of the more than 800,000 killed. ... read more
Adventist Risk Management veteran Tim Northrop named as new ARM President, CEO
April 13, 2016 - The Board of Adventist Risk Management, Inc. has named Tim Northrop as the new President, CEO for the company and its affiliated Gencon Insurance companies. Northrop has extensive knowledge in insurance after serving in multiple positions within ARM, most recently as Senior Vice President. He replaces Bob Kyte who retires May 31 to pursue other business opportunities in Idaho. “We as the ARM Board are confident in Tim’s knowledge of insurance and solid financial management. Tim has the ability... ... read more
Shaky economy costs General Conference millions of dollars
April 12, 2016 - Treasurer Juan R. Prestol-Puesán says the budget is being adjusted as church leaders “rest in the hands of the Lord.” ... read more
Adventist mobile medical clinic prepares to run health services of a new refugee camp in Greece
April 12, 2016 - The bus-based ministry, Adventist Help, will be responsible for all medical care at the Oinofyta camp, which will host up to 2,000 refugees. ... read more
ADRA offers aid to stranded refugees in Greece due to the closing of the Balkan borders
April 12, 2016 - With the closing of the "Balkan route," which led refugees to northern European countries, tens of thousands of migrants are forced to live in dilapidated conditions. ... read more
Derek Morris named president of Hope Channel, Inc.
April 12, 2016 - Derek Morris has been named president of Hope Channel Inc., the global Christian television network of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Morris, who currently serves as editor of Ministry magazine, will now oversee the operations of the Hope Channel network of 43 affiliate channels. “The process of nomination and appointment of Hope Channel’s new president was done under the guidance of the Holy Spirit with seasons of prayer,” said Billy Biaggi, Chairperson of the Hope Channel Board of... ... read more