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Administrative Committee Continues to Refine Unity Document

Ongoing Discussion Process Leads to Clarification.

outlining a process addressing non-compliant entities , the Seventh-day Adventist Church’s General Conference Administrative Committee (ADCOM) voted updates to the document during its meeting at the [...] follows the regular process of vetting and refining a document before being presented to the General Conference (GC) Executive Committee at its Annual Council in October. “The updates came as a result [...] updated document voted today is subject to further refinement, including by the GC and Division officers (GCDO) before reaching the floor of the Annual Council, where it is still open for revision before

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Adventist Heritage tour called a life-changing experience

A six-day tour promises to have an impact on General Conference leaders, university presidents and children around the world.

“I think they all have a new spirit,” said General Conference meeting planner Sheri Clemmer, who has helped organize six tours for the General Conference since 2012. “Anytime we can make our pioneers [...] dependence on the Lord in highly unusual or difficult circumstances,” said General Conference president Ted N.C. Wilson, whose office organized the tour and is partnering with Hope Channel to produce a heritage [...] University presidents will be invited to tour church historical sites in the United States. General Conference leaders will spend more time reading Ellen White’s inspired writings and taking her advice

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Prayerful Process Continues: GC ADCOM Embraces Unity

wide input, building a majority consensus through the GC ADCOM, General Conference and Division Officers (GCDO), and the General Conference Executive Committee. A Common Understanding Church authority [...] the appeal of the leadership of the General Conference, of the divisions, unions, conferences, pastors, and members. Let us be on our knees.” General Conference Compliance Review Committee with Doctrine [...] agreed upon or as a result of input from elected members of the General Conference Executive Committee. On July 17, 2018, the General Conference (GC) ADCOM established five compliance committees to serve unity

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Norway mission school called ‘bright spot’ in secular Europe

Ted Wilson praises the students for not just “going with the flow”

minutes because he took the time for it. It made an impression on the students.” Touring the Union Office Wilson — wrapping up a two-week trip to Serbia, Russia, Norway, and Sweden — arrived at the [...] 7 after leading church workers in a morning worship at the headquarters of the Norwegian Union Conference, located about an hour’s drive away. In welcoming Wilson to the headquarters, union president Victor [...] to door to sell Adventist literature for three to four months every summer. The Norwegian Union Conference has a long-standing arrangement with the government for the summer program, and the sales account

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Summer Gateway program inspires minority high school students to achieve, serve

medical professionals for an additional week. Launched in 2012, Summer Gateway is sponsored by the office of Community-Academic Partners in Services (CAPS) and the Institute for Community Partnerships

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Health system’s name change reinforces wholistic Adventist health message

New brand will have no impact on Church’s name

roots of our church,” says Gary Thurber, AHS board chairman and president of the Mid-America Union Conference of Seventh-day Adventists. “We began because we had our eye on the second coming, and the second [...] wholly-owned hospitals and care sites across its footprint will adopt the AdventHealth name and logo. Currently AHS hospitals operate under a variety of names, many of which do not have a reference to the Seventh-day [...] with the denomination. Among those ties, the organization’s board is chaired by an Adventist union conference president, and AHS continues to create health-related resources widely in use by Adventists, such

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News Summit fosters collaboration among Adventist news providers

First-ever gathering connects news writers and editors for reflection, discussion, and planning.

a second reason for the Aug. 6 gathering was to dialogue together about best practices regarding general article writing, official news releases and breaking news stories within the Adventist Church. Stymiest [...] Development The day’s presentations included the introduction of a global news infrastructure, currently being developed in partnership between the world church Communication Department and Adventist Review

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Has General Conference Session voted for the ordination of female elders? Part 2

1989, General Conference Executive Committee members at this Annual Council first voted and approved both Parts A and B, which would then be sent to the 1990 General Conference Session. ( General Conference [...] of women to the office of local elder, counsel being sought in all cases by the local conference/mission from the union and division committees before proceeding” ( General Conference Executive Committee [...] two items, forwarding only Part A to the 1990 General Conference Session, with Part B being voted and finalized at the 1989 Annual Council ( General Conference Executive Committee Minutes pp. 89-429, 430

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The largest Adventist community center in Middle East inaugurated on July 31st

The Ramses Cultural Center (RCC) inauguration marks 65 years of the purchasing of its well-located land in Cairo.

with his family in Egypt. Years later, he also has become a pastor and he is the current President of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church. This house of prayer was built and operated [...] expansion of the Adventist service in this country. Pastor Ted N.C. Wilson – President of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists "The newly renovated Ramses Cultural Center is going to provide

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‘Miracle’ community center opens in Egypt

Cairo’s Center Church is turned into the Ramses Cultural Center.

“He spent over one year collecting all the signatures from government officials and government offices to open this building,” he said. He and other church leaders praised God for the speed with which

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