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Harmony with the World Church

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union presidents and 683 other world church leaders. A professionally designed survey was also sent out by the church’s Office of Archives, Statistics, and Research (ASTR) to the 137 union presidents worldwide [...] “The origins of this document come from you; it is your document,” stated Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, to the committee members. “The issue is: ‘Should organizations [...] participation. Survey Results Survey results revealed that nearly 75 percent of union presidents responded that consequences were appropriate for church entities that were not in harmony with

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Church leaders get a lesson on marmite and mission

Adventist Mission director Gary Krause looks back at his childhood food to explain how mission work has developed over the past 155 years.

2018, spoke of their desire to see the gospel reach the ends of the world. Ryszard Jankowski, president of the Adventist Church in Poland, said much has been accomplished since the church was established [...] simple as finding a common interest with someone and forming a friendship, said Jonathan Duffy, president of ADRA International. “Focus on what values we share,” he said. “When we find common ground

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Adventist Church presents new ‘I Will Go’ strategic plan

Annual Council delegates approve an updated mission statement.

before General Conference Session so union presidents can look at it and become acquainted with it,” Michael Ryan, special assistant to the General Conference president, who spearheaded the plan, told 2018 Annual [...] 14:6-12), and to prepare the world for Christ’s soon return.” Artur Stele, a general vice president of the General Conference, who introduced the updated statement, said the wording is meant to more

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New mission textbook launches at fall Annual Council

Institute of World Mission partners with Adventist Theological Seminary to produce manual

Kuhn then presented Church officers with a gift copy of the book and invited Ted N C Wilson, president of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, to pray, dedicating the manual. Wilson said

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2018 Secretary’s Report highlights mission

Report emphasizes Seventh-day Adventist mandate to mission

that makes it easier to connect missionaries with service opportunities. Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist World Church, highlighted the need for mission and the use of technology

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Annual Council delegates vote to adopt compliance document

World Church Executive Committee approves steps recommended by Unity Oversight Committee

Constitution. The Discussion on the Floor The afternoon session began with Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, who chaired the afternoon session, reminding attendees “the [...] experiencing the church at its best," said Mark Finley, well-known evangelist and retired GC vice president. "It’s healthy for a church when leaders speak their mind openly and honestly. What I see this afternoon [...] support it together." "The Seventh-day Adventist Church isn’t going to fail," said Dan Jackson, president of the Church’s North American Division. "God is going to lead His church to a glorious conclusion

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Adventist Church embarks on ‘New Era’ in missionary work

Church leaders approve a new phase of the missionary program.

Conference chose this great city of Tokyo,” said Si Young Kim, president of the Northern Asia-Pacific Division. Tom Lemon, a general vice president of the General Conference, said he especially appreciated

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Treasury report emphasizes accountability, faithfulness in the use of funds

Juan Prestol-Puesán says the church is extremely careful in managing church monies.

general feeling of many church leaders. Requesting further clarification, Norwegian Union president Victor Marley asked about a commitment the GC Investment Management Committee made earlier this

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Adventists urged to be faithful like church pioneers

Church president Ted N.C. Wilson says pioneers also struggled to find unity, and he encourages church members to keep their eyes on Jesus.

and proclaiming the “good report” of Jesus’ soon return despite any obstacles, Adventist Church president Ted N.C. Wilson said at the church’s birthplace in Battle Creek, Michigan. Wilson, speaking [...] ‘pioneers’ of the Seventh-day Adventist Church.” Molina joined Israel Leito, recently retired president of the Inter-American Division, in a baptismal pool to the side of the stage and was baptized. Pastor

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“The Past with A Future---Looking Back to Move Forward Led by God”

2018 Annual Council Sermon

Jorge, it is now our privilege to witness your baptism by Pastor Israel Leito, recently retired president of the Inter-American Division assisted by Pastor Delgadillo….………...Pastor Leito, please.

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