s, pastors, educators, church elders, department directors and officers will get a chance to sharpen their skills as they attend general sessions and seminars during the next two days. “The world [...] challenged church administrators and leaders at this year’s territory-wide leadership training conference opening last night to examine how they manage the church organization, understand their role and [...] was the most influential person ever who wants us to become servant-like as we lead.” The conference, coined as Segment Leadership Development (SeLD), brought more than 600 registered church admiFind out more
Annual ACF meetings held in Berkeley, California, include “Is This Thing On” dialogue event.
Association officer elections were held. Out of eight acting officers, four positions were up for election or re-election according to the constitution. The eight student association officers that will serve [...] Ministers Conference During ACF Institute the NAD Public Campus Ministers Conference was held. This group grew from eight last year to 45 in 2019, and included pastors, chaplains, and conference youth [...] Grasso from the Gainesville Seventh-day Adventist Church in Florida and Sikhu Daco from the General Conference Sabbath School department. The ACF Student Association Constitution was reviewed thisFind out more
Navarro. Local conference administrators, health ministries directors and Adventist health professionals took part in the inauguration ceremony at the union’s headquarter office in Tuxtla Gutiérrez [...] need of specialized medical services at clinics or hospitals. De Los Santos said that currently, conferences usually hold a medical brigade almost every weekend and dozens more medical brigades are [...] 2019. The new vans will be used to expand the health and medical missionary work at the eight conferences that comprise the union territory. “Health is one of the important pillars the church shouldFind out more
Adventist Church comes together to aid refugees around the world
action to aid these refugees recover from health problems and injuries. AdventistHelp and ADRA are currently in Uganda, setting up a field hospital near the border of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) [...] you can visit them on their website or Facebook page . A Call for Education Currently, ADRA is focusing its efforts to raise the importance of providing education for young people,Find out more
Harold W. Baptiste, former executive secretary for the Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America, passes Away at 81
Baptiste also served as a general vice-president for the Seventh-day Adventist World Church.
Northeastern Conference in 1967, where he served for 22 years before being elected as conference executive secretary in 1979. After more than 11 years as conference secretary, Baptiste accepted the office of NAD [...] secretary of the NAD, active from 1990 to 2002, before taking the position of general vice president at the General Conference from 2002 to 2005. “Harold Baptiste was a Christian gentleman,” said Daniel [...] secretary in 1990 at the 55th General Conference Session held in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Atlantic Union Gleaner reported then-president of the Northeastern Conference, Stennett H. Brooks, as sayingFind out more
” said Uribe after receiving a book from a Pathfinder. Jorge Luis from the Senate General Secretary’s office praised church leaders for their work in strengthening families. “It is said that [...] prayers uplifted for his work and his family. Macías was joined by Former President of Colombia and current Senator Álvaro Uribe Vélez, during the May 20, visit. “I like to see how children and adolescents [...] church preaches and believes, shared Pastor Joel Hernández, president of the Los Llanos Orientales Conference. It is the second time since 2016, that church leaders paid a special visit to the Congress buildingFind out more
Adventist Church president also appeals to Pakistan’s Adventists to shine like candles
“I hope, your excellency, that Adventists — although we are small in number in comparison to the general population — are the very best citizens possible,” Wilson added, smiling. “If they are not, tell [...] church membership rally to the work, and unite their efforts with those of ministers and church officers.’” The passage comes from Ellen White’s book “Gospel Workers,” page 352. Wilson challengedFind out more
Symposiums, public events, and meetings with city, state and national leaders aimed to raise public awareness of religious liberty challenges and to spark new action.
Public Affairs and Religious Liberty for the Adventist world church, who also serves as Secretary General of the International Religious Liberty Association. Various events held around the city brought [...] João Jorge. During the meeting, Congresswoman Damaris Moura suggested the creation of a special office to monitor occurrences of religious intolerance in the city São Paulo, which with 11.5 million iFind out more
for 10 years. He was elected to the office in 2000 at the General Conference Session in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Prior to this, he served as Lake Union Conference president for almost six years. [...] prayers are with Marti and the family as they mourn their loss." Juan Prestol-Puésan, current General Conference treasurer and former NAD treasurer, said he had the pleasure of working with Schneider [...] 'the Jesus man.' There is no more eloquent statement that can be made," said Daniel R. Jackson, current NAD president. "He travelled throughout the NAD and the world declaring that Jesus was his best friendFind out more
Church leaders in the Southern Asia-Pacific regions say new association “is about reaching out through science and becoming an active instrument in God's work.”
Scientists Conference in Palawan, Philippines. The purpose of PASA is to motivate and empower Adventist scientists to use their profession for the church’s mission. Besides electing the PASA officers, the [...] meeting was attended by Dr. Jim Gibson, director of Geoscience Research Institute (GRI) of the General Conference. Though most attendees were scientists, there were also some administrators present, like SSD [...] include the publishing of a yearly scientific journal as well the organization of yearly scientific conferences. “We will make PASA as a premier scientist portals for Adventist Scientists in the divisionFind out more
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