Official Statements



Seventh-day Adventists believe that humankind was created in the image of God, thus representing God as His stewards, to rule the natural environment...


Home and Family

The health and prosperity of society is directly related to the well-being of its constituent parts--the family unit. Today, as probably never...


Religious Freedom

For more than a century Seventh-day Adventists have been active promoters of religious freedom. We recognize the need to champion freedom of...



The Seventh-day Adventist Church values the unique role that women play in fulfilling the church's mission to spread the gospel. Part of that mission...


Birth Control

Scientific technologies today permit greater control of human fertility and reproduction than was formerly possible. These technologies make possible...


Caring for the Environment

The world in which we live is a gift of love from the Creator God, from "Him who made the heavens, the earth, the sea, and the springs of...


Our beliefs

Seventh-day Adventist beliefs are meant to permeate your whole life. Growing out of scriptures that paint a compelling portrait of God, you are invited to explore, experience and know the One who desires to make us whole.

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