April 30, 2012
It's Time to REACH OUT

Do you want to establish an effective outreach ministry? The Seventh-day Adventist Church in North America is hosting REACH OUT symposiums sponsored by Adventist Community Services. The programs will show how to minister in a dynamic environment. Workshop topics include community development/urban ministry, disaster response, tutoring/mentoring, elder care, crisis care, and more. For more information and to register for your local REACH OUT symposium visit www.communityservices.org and scroll down to upcoming events.

World Religion News

Charles "Chuck" Colson Dies

The Watergate felon became an evangelical icon.

More Young Adults Lose Religion

One in four drifts from the faith of their childhood.

Study: No Evidence That Death Penalty Deters Crime

New research shows that previous studies were flawed.

U.S. Bishops Seek End to Cuba Embargo

Ending embargo would aid religious liberty, the bishops say.

 

Breaking Church News

Punta Cana Updates

Reports from the World Religious Freedom Congress in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

This Week's Special Features

Why Do Angels Come in Threes?

Cover Feature: Nathan Brown revisits a well-known Bible passage

Help! My Child Can't Sit Still in Church

Adventist Life: When your child can't make it through church services, how do you deal with it? Geri Mueller offers practical insights.

Know the Future Now

Editorial: Why should The Great Controversy be important to you to read? Gina Wahlen has an answer.

Daughters of Jerusalem

The Life of Faith: Andy Nash recalls a lesson learned when carrying his tired daughter felt lighter than not carrying her.

Lost Sheep?

Cover Feature: Addison Hudgins, a young adult herself, takes a look at why so many of her peers are leaving the church.

Video Messages From Bill Knott

Web Exclusive: Adventist Review editor Bill Knott delivered these sermons at the 140th Annual Festival of Faith camp meeting in the Southern New England Conference.

Titanic Warning Signs

Web Exclusive: Don't wait until it's too late to make course corrections, says Wes Youngberg.

 

ChurchApplied

ChurchApplied: In Motion is a video project of the Pacific Union Conference that seeks to empower ministry in the local church through story-telling and sharing.

Let's Pray

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This Week's Special Features

Nothing to Be Afraid Of

Devotional: How many friends do you really have? Marcos Paseggi says you may be surprised by the number. 

Titanic Lessons

Transformation Tips: Have we learned Titanic's lessons after 100 years? Ask Delbert Baker.

A Picture Is Worth a Thousand Words

Cover Feature: Martin Klingbeil tells how images from the past can help us understand God's character.

The Domino Effect

Editorial: You never know the real impact of a simple act, says Gerald Klingbeil.

Why Do Angels Come in Threes?

Cover Feature: Nathan Brown revisits a well-known Bible passage.

Lost Sheep?

Cover Feature: Addison Hudgins, a young adult herself, takes a look at why so many of her peers are leaving the church.

Video Messages From Bill Knott

Web Exclusive: Adventist Review editor Bill Knott delivered these sermons at the 140th Annual Festival of Faith camp meeting in the Southern New England Conference.

 

Descubra

Based at the Adventist Media Center in Simi Valley, California, Descubra (translated "Discover"), a weekly telecast, reaches millions of Spanish-speaking people with messages of peace, love, and hope. The program is carried in 216 U.S. markets (52 million available homes) throughout North and Central America on Esperanza TV, on Nuevo Tiempo in Central and South America, on 3ABN Latino throughout all Spanish-speaking countries in the western hemisphere, and on satellite systems worldwide. Pastor Frank Gonzalez is the speaker.

Let's Pray

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