A conversion story of a Muslim youth as she struggled with atheism, mysticism, and New Age occultism Deniza Hush I was born the second of six children in a liberal Muslim family based in Zagreb, Croatia, in the former Yugoslavia.I remember watching my parents toil to complete their studies, as well as struggle to provide […]

A Closer Look at Recent Reinterpretations of Adventist History, Part 1    By Samuel Koranteng-Pipim, PhD  Director, Public Campus Ministries , Michigan Conference Author, Must We Be Silent? and Receiving the Word  In our discussion of “Feminism’s ‘New Light’ on Galatians 3:28” (cf. entire article on this Web site), we saw how pro-ordinationists distort Paul’s statement in Galatians 3:28 […]

The Biblical Basis for a Modern Prophet Author: Frank B. Holbrook New Testament support for a continuing prophetic gift. The prophetic gift rests upon the fundamental need for communication to take place between the Deity and the fallen family of humankind. The occult and the category of false prophets are two systems which have functioned […]

Robert Kloosterhuis, Former World Church Vice President, Dies at 87 In ministry he was known to be ahead of his time. By: Penny Brink, Adventist Review  Robert John Kloosterhuis, long-time church administrator and previous vice president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, died on November 3, 2019. He was 87.  Kloosterhuis was born on August 22, 1932, […]

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What Does Daniel Chapter 11 Mean? Theologians review and debate Adventist understandings. By: Joe Reeves, Lake Union Conference, and Adventist Review The 2019 Daniel 11 Prophecy Conference hosted by the Village Seventh-day Adventist Church in Berrien Springs, Michigan, United States, presented an opportunity for new understanding of a difficult prophetic passage of the Bible. The October 17-19 […]

Burundi Union president Lamec Barishinga was detained on his way to East-Central Africa Division year-end meetings in Nairobi, Kenya, on October 24. Below is my letter to the Seventh-day Adventist Church in Burundi: Dear Seventh-day Adventist brothers and sisters in Burundi, Greetings to you in the name of our Lord, Jesus Christ. The videos and […]

One More Reason Pumpkin Seeds, Walnuts, and Lentils Are Good for You Non-indispensable amino acids are found to benefit cardiovascular health. By: Loma Linda University Health News, and Adventist Review Astudy conducted by researchers in California and France has found that intakes of amino acids largely consisting of indispensable amino acids, such as those found in […]

South Pacific Divisionof the Seventh-day adventist church statement on the environment Seventh-day Adventists believe that humankind was created in the image of God, thus representing God as His stewards, to rule the natural environment in a faithful and fruitful way (Genesis 1:26,27). Unfortunately, corruption and exploitation have been brought into the management of the human […]

Abortion Statement: 2019 General Conference Executive Committee by Loren Seibold  |  18 October 2019  | I am not an expert on the ethical questions surrounding abortion, or on the history of this issue in the church. What I’m reporting here is what I heard in Monday’s meeting of the General Conference (GC) Excom, followed up, […]

The Dangers of Demonization and Polarized Thinking By Loren Seibold  |  11 October 2019  | A few months ago, I received an article from someone comparing Elder Ted Wilson to President Donald Trump. The author saw in both of them an authoritarian streak (probably true) but then added numerous other less thoughtful comparisons. I admit that […]

More Kenyan Churches Seek to Leave Adventist Conferences 18 October 2019 | The list of Adventist congregations in Kenya leaving General Conference-sanctioned conferences to join the recently-formed and self-appointed Nairobi Cosmopolitan Conference (NCC) is growing. On October 15, the Daily Nation reported that a number of churches in the Trans Mara region of the country seek to […]

Neal Clayton Wilson (July 5, 1920 – December 14, 2010) served as the president of the General Conference of the Seventh-day Adventist Church from 1979 to 1990. Wilson was head of the North American Division when elected on January 3, 1979, to take the place of the ailing former General Conference president Robert Pierson, who had resigned for reasons of health. […]

Biography of Robert S. Folkenberg Robert S. Folkenberg was born on January 1, 1941 in Santurcee, Puerto Rico to missionary parents. He went to school in Puerto Rico until the fourth grade before finishing elementary school in Cuba. He entered high school in California and ultimately graduated from Milo Adventist Academy in 1958.  Folkenberg first […]

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