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What Might Have Been — Can Be

What is your reaction to the following statement by Seventh-day Adventist Church cofounder Ellen G. White? “By giving the gospel to the world, it is in our power to hasten the coming of the day [...] rose up and fought against the perfect will of God. Thus it was that Ellen White lamented...

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Let's be in one accord

which of them should be accounted the greatest.'" (Ellen White in Desire of Ages, p. 643.) Shortly before this the mother of James and John had asked Jesus to grant to her sons the honor of sitting at His right and left hands [...] . It is to be the experience of God's people today as they prepare...

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Problems with Adventist futurism

and religious leaders as specific fulfillments of prophecy. In doing so they commit two errors about which church co-founder Ellen G. White has alerted us. 1 . A misapplication of prophecy. By misapplying [...] of the church. There are some who, when studying not only prophecy but the...

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Are we willing?

place" (Acts 2:1). Ellen White further explains this whole experience: "It was by the confession and forsaking of sin, by earnest prayer and consecration of themselves to God, that the early disciples [...] to His counsel and wishes. Over the last several months the call to revival and...

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Increasing our media savvy will further the gospel faster

Seventh-day Adventist churches need to increase their use of the media to preach the gospel. Our church co-founder Ellen G. White was clear about this. She wrote: "We must take every justifiable means of bringing the light before the people. Let the press be utilized, and let every advertising...

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Why I’m glad I’m an Adventist

. Don’t smoke and don’t drink. And get plenty of sleep and exercise. When I read these reports I think I am reading excerpts from Adventist Church co-founder Ellen White’s “Counsels on Diets and Foods

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Questions & Answers Regarding Current Issues of Unity Facing the Church

practice. It is more accurate to say that practice informs policy but that policy itself is based on Seventh-day Adventist principles found in Scripture and the writings of Ellen G. White. A recent example of how this process works in practice is the use of tithe. For several years, a committee at...

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"Revelation of Hope" in Manhattan touches hearts, changes lives

inhabitants of Greater New York area are a virtual united nations speaking more than 800 languages. Someone has said, “If you want to visit the world in one city, go to New York.” Possibly this is why Ellen White instructed the church that the work done in New York should be a “symbol” for the...

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Corporate identity and God's blessing

?" The chief priests responded, "We have no king but Caesar" (John 19:15). Concerning the priests' attitude, Ellen White says, "Thus by choosing a heathen ruler, the Jewish nation had withdrawn

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A deeper response to a deeper disaster

tradition has put it, "We are all woven together in the web of humanity. The evil that befalls any part of the great human brotherhood brings peril to all" (Ellen White, The Ministry of Healing, page 345

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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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